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Author Pichon, Jérôme, baron, 1812-1896.

Title The life of Charles Henry, count Hoym, ambassador from Saxony- Poland to France, and eminent French bibliophile, 1694-1736. Written by Baron Jérome Pichon for the Society of French bibliophiles, and translated into English for the Grolier club. With a sketch of the life of the late Baron Pichon.

Imprint New York, The Grolier Club, 1899.

Call No.DC135.H7 P5
LocationMoore Special Collections

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Moore Special Collections  DC135.H7 P5    Available  ---
Description 309 p. : illus. 26.9 cm.
Note One of 300 copies.
The second volume of the French edition consists mostly of references to and quotations from original documents, etc. "Therefore it has been thought best entirely to omit in our translation the contents of the second volume, the first containing the whole of the life and being complete in itself."--Prefatory remarks.
"Sketch of the life of Baron Jerome Pichon ... from the French of M. Georges Vicaire": p. 261-286.
Bound in brocaded silk; brown leather shelfback and corners, stamped in gold and blind.
Purchased from Gilman, Crompond, N.Y.
Subject Hoym, Karl Heinrich, Graf von, 1694-1736.
Added Author Vicaire, Georges, 1853-1921.
Grolier Club.