November 5, 2016, 2:00 PM EST
Macon, GA, USALive Auction
Lot 181: [Circa 17th c. Meditations Manuscript](24 views)
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Description: Circa 17th century manuscript book of meditations, in French. 143 x 85mm. With 179 pages numbered and ruled, written in a neat hand and with headings in various combinations of red, brown, and green ink. Hand-colored engraved bookplate on front leaf (with closed tear.) Bound in contemporary full calf with marbled pastedowns. Covers bowed and with surface-cracking, light loss at head and remnants of label to spine, contents with a few minors stains or blemishes (most to first two leaves) though Very Good overall. *************************** An attractive "meditations et prieres" manuscript.