Some Memorials of Renee of France, Duchess of Ferrara

Some Memorials of Renee of France, Duchess of Ferrara

London: Bosworth and Harrison, 1859. Very good. 8vo. xii, 297pp. Contemporary half leather, spine in 6 compartments, gilt label, marbled paper boards. Handcolored vignette of Marie on the title page; engraved frontispiece of the Castle of Blois, birthplace of Renee. Biography of Renee, Duchess of Ferrara (1510-1575), daughter of Louis XII and friend of John Calvin and the Huguenots. Binding generally rubbed, occasional foxing else a very good copy. Hardcover. Item #16126

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