IBID. Histoire contenant une sommaire description des genealogies, alliances, & gestes de tous les princes... de Hierusalem, Cypre, Armenie, & lieux circonvoisins.
Paris: Guillaume Chaudière, 1579
, FIRST EDITION
2 works in one volume, 4to (215 x 169mm.), contemporary vellum, lacking most ties
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Literature: Cobham-Jeffery p.35; Ioannou,
Cyprus and the Levant, p.314; not in Atabey or Blackmer
Provenance: Prunier family, owners of an important library, various inscriptions at beginning and end (including Artus Prunier [de Saint-Andre, comte de Clermont]) and bookplate of Nicolas de Prunier
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