Testament Politique D'Armand du Plessis, Cardinal Duc de Richelieu. Cardinal Duc de Richelieu Armand du Plessis.
Testament Politique D'Armand du Plessis, Cardinal Duc de Richelieu

Testament Politique D'Armand du Plessis, Cardinal Duc de Richelieu

Amsterdam: Henry Desbordes, 1688.

Early Edition. Hardcover (Vellum). Very Good Condition. Item #046279
ISBN: NoISBN

Full contemporary vellum, modest soiling and wear, spine darkened, folding bookplate to endpaper. (22), 282pp; 192pp. 2 parts in 1.

Long considered to be spurious - most famously by Voltaire - it is now regarded as genuine. Richelieu wrote it for Louis XIII as a guide in case of his untimely death and completed the bulk of it before 1638. It wasn't published until 1688, 4 decades after their deaths. Size: Octavo (8vo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Politics & Government; Biography & Autobiography. Inventory No: 046279.

Price: $250.00