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Les Essais De Michel Seigneur De Montaigne. Tome I. Nouvelle edition. (In French)

Hardback. This volume is fully bound in vellum covered boards with red speckling to the edges of the text block. Pasted onto the top left corner of the front paste-down is 1 small paper labels with "From the Library of Kenneth Monkman at Shandy Hall". Pasted onto the centre of the front paste-down is a previous owners bookplate "T. D. Bland Esq. Kippax Park". Written in ink on the top right of the front free end-page is "a Leyde (?) f6-0-0". The spine has 6 raised bands, with "Essais de Montigne" in the 2nd panel and "Tome I" in the 3rd - writen in ink. The board faces have blind tooled borders with a central panel with fleur de lys at the corners and a stamped diamond shaped decorative panel in the centre. The catchword is to the bottom right of each page. Side and foot-notes appear on pages.

Accession number CCWSH:1022a
Category Book
Date 1724
Dimensions height: 303 mm, width: 204 mm