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    Moreau, Bertrand. Considerations Morales Tirees Des Ouvrages De La Nature Et De L'Art. Remplies De Quantite De Maximes Et D'Exemples... Liege: Guillaume Henry Streel, 1683. Folio. a-c4,A-4L4,4M6. [24],618 (620),[34]p. Contemporary calf, worn but solid; some chewing at fore-edge of cover and to margin of first leaves; old remark on front pastedown stating this copy was bound in 1684; single worm pinhole in first leaves, else a good copy. Full-page engraving of Mary and the infant Jesus surrounded by angels, well struck and dark by J. Francois de Ruelles, t.p. in red and black, head- and tail-pieces, decorated initials. First Edition. From the Krown & Spellman Collection.
    Krown & Spellman retail: $500


    More Information: Moreau, curate of Busancy, moral writer, chanoine of the Egilse Collegiate de Sainte Croix de Liege.  A large collection of moral discussions on a vast variety of subjects such as: charlatans, sorcery, art, science, absynthe, fables, ruins, the fidelity of dogs, gardens, butterflies, Venetian women, etc. It is a rare book with no copies in OCLC.

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