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DUBOIS, [Guillaume]. Memoirs of cardinal dubois.

London. Leonard Smithers and Co., 1899.
8vo. In two volumes. xvi, 282; viii, 268pp. With an engraved portrait frontispiece to each volume. Contemporary burgundy half-morocco, burgundy buckram boards, gilt, marbled edges. Lightly rubbed. Marbled endpapers, armorial bookplates of S. C. Lister, Swinton Park, to both FEPs, very occasional light spotting.
Guillaume Dubois (1656-1723), French cardinal and statesman, minister under Philippe II, duc d'Orleans, architect of the Anglo-French alliance that aided in maintaining peace throughout Europe from 1716 to 1733.
£ 75.00 Antiquates Ref: 21629