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The French Revolution, Tested by Mirabeau's Career, 12 Lectures on the History of the French Revolution, delivered at the Lowell Institute, Boston, MA

by Von Holst, H

First Edition

Price: $45.00
from: Rose's Books, IOBA


  • Seller Inventory #: 002653
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Very Good
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Callahan Company
  • Place: Chicago
  • Date published: 1894
  • Keywords: FRENCH REVOLUTION MIRABEAU

Chicago: Callahan Company, 1894. Chicago: Callahan, 1894. First edition. 2 volumes (complete). Light red buckram, rough-cut pages, gold titles. 258 pp, 264 pp. printed on heavy paper. Frontispiece of Le Comte de Mirabeau with facsimile signature, protective tissue. 1894 bookplate from the Sturgis Library, the oldest library building in the United States, from whom this book was purchased, ex-lib, in this case, being an advantage. The heritage of Louis XIV and Louis XV, Paris and Versailles, Mending the Old Garment with New Cloth, The Revolution before the Revolution, A Typical Family Tragedy of Portentous Historical Import, The States-General, A Rudderless Craft in a Storm-Tossed Sea; "The Party of One Man", The 5th and 6th of October, 1789, and the Memoir of the 15th, The Decisive Defeat of the 7th of November, Other Defeats and Mischievous Victories, Mirabeau and the Court, The End -- A Unique Tragedy. Clean condition, tight, bright appear unread. Very lightly foxed. Very good. . First Edition. Cloth. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library.