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    First Edition of a Rare and Interesting Book on Armenia

    [Armenia]. [Thomas Charles Fleuriau D'Armenonville]. Estat Present de l'Armenie, tant pour le Temporel que pour le Spirituel. Paris: Jacques Langlois, 1694. First edition. Twelvemo. [xx], 396, [1, Privilege], [1, blank] pages. Contemporary full calf, spine elaborately tooled in gilt in compartments, five raised bands, burgundy gilt morocco lettering label, gilt board edges. Joints cracking (yet still solid), some light wear, soiling to binding, some minor ink marks and a small label on front pastedown, as well as the armorial bookplate of Mr. A. G-du Plessis. Still, a very good copy. An excellent contemporary account of Armenia and her people and their religion by a noted Jesuit missionary. Only one other copy has been at auction in the last fifty years. From the collection of a gentleman of New York.

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    October, 2013
    17th Thursday
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