Lustra Ludovici, or the Life of the late Victorious King of France, Lewis the XIII. (And of his Cardinall de Richelieu). Divided into Seven Lustres.

Howell, James
Published by Humphrey Moseley in London 1646
SKU: 47119
FIRST EDITION Small Folio (approx. 29.5 x 19cm) bound in full contemporary calf with raised bands to spine. Apparently lacking half-title. [x], 188pp., [viii]. Vignette portrait of Charles II as a child to Dedication page. "William Gretton 1755" in elegant script to title page, a few pencil calligraphic swirls to verso of title page, and some ink underlining in text. Occasional light foxing and staining throughout. Title page detached and rather edgeworn. Calf binding rather worn with some areas of shallow insect damage to upper layers. Overall a Good, Sound Copy.

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