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    [Armenia]. Moïse de Khorène. Historie d'Armenie. Venice, 1841. First French edition. This copy previously owned by two noble owners. From the collection of a gentleman of New York.

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    Parallel text in Armenian and French. Two octavo volumes. xvii, [1, blank], 389, [14, Table des Chapitres]; [iv], 207,[27, Table des Chapitres and Table des Noms] pages. Beautifully bound in contemporary full red morocco, boards double-ruled and paneled in gilt, spines tooled and lettered in gilt, gilt board edges and turn-ins, green silk endleaves, all edges gilt. Text edges near head- and tailcaps gauffered. Minor rubbing, small newsprint catalogue description on verso of front free endpaper in volume I, else bright and fine. With a small plate on the verso of the front free endpaper in volume I, stating that this copy came from the library of the Comte de Chambord ("(Henri V de France, duc de Bordeaux)", the disputed King of France briefly in 1830), and with the inkstamp of Don Jaime de Bourbon, Duc de Madrid, on the title-page of each volume.

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