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Articles - January - 2004 Issue

Livres Anciens: An Exceptional Catalogue

Brisson (Antoine-Francois). Memoires Historiques et Economiques sur Le Beaujolais,...


  On trouve dans cette collection des textes rares ou curieux qui vont du XVI siècle jusqu'au début du XVIII siècle : actes royaux ou du parlement, relations de batailles, pièces et correspondances diplomatiques, documents relatifs aux régions de France, anecdotes et faits divers (parfois teintés de merveilleux), détails sur la vie politique en France et en Europe, etc.

  Citons parmi les pieces concernant les voyages :
   - Mémoire sur la Louisiane ou le Mississipi (II, pp. 123- 176).
   - Détail de ce qui s'est passe en l’armée des Chretiens en Hongrie, contre les Turcs en I'annee 1600 (XIII, pp. 107- 130).
   - Relation de la prise de la ville de Mahomette sur les Turcs, par les Chevaliers de Malthe, en I'année 1602, (XIII, pp. 148-156).
   - Prise des forteresses de Lepante, par les Chevaliers de Malthe, le 20 Avril 1603 (XIV, pp. 210-219).    €2.500

Très bon ensemble en reliure uniforme de 1'époque.

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175. BRISSON (Antoine-François). MÉMOIRES HISTORIQUES ET ÉCONOMIQUES SUR LE BEAUJOLOIS, ou recherches et observations sur les Princes de Beaujeu, la Noblesse, l'Histoire Naturelle & les principales branches d'Agriculture, de Commerce & d'Industrie du Beaujolois. Par M. Brisson, de l'Académie deVillefranche, de la Société Economique de Berne, des Bureaux d'Agriculture de Beauvais & de Lyon, Inspecteur du Commerce & des Manufactures de la Généralité de Lyon. Avignon, Et se vend à Lyon, chez V. Reguillat, 1770, fort in-8, br., couv. muette de l'époque, étiquette de rangement au dos, non rogné, cons, dans un étui moderne de chagrin marron ; couv. très lég. défr., infimes rest, dans les marges de qq. Ff

  2 ff.n.ch., pp. v à xvi, 272 pp.

  Conlon 70:670. Gérard Oberlé, "Collection Bernard Chwartz" 168 : cet exemplaire. Manque aux principales bibliographies et collections de l’oenologie et de la gastronomie : Simon BV, Oberle ("Fastes" et "Kilian Fritsch"), Vicaire, Bitting, Cagle, Maggs, Schraemli, etc. Edition originale, rarissime, du premier livre sur le Beaujolais.   €6.800
  Exemplaire sur grand papier de Hollande, à l'état de parution.

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