Lot 128

Nouvel office pour les chevaliers de l'Ordre du Saint-Esprit [Paris], Imprimerie royale, 1816
Beautiful copy of a rare booklet, reserved for members of the order Original
In-12 (158 x 88mm). Large fleuron with the emblems of the Order printed on the title page edged with fleurs-de-lis. Engraved headbands. Period binding. Green glazed calfskin, gilt decoration, emblems of the Order in the center of the covers, framed with a fleur-de-lys wheel, long spine decorated with the same decoration, gilt edges. Provenance: acquired from Lucien Gougy on February 10, 1919 "All those who are members of the Order of the Holy Spirit, are obliged to recite every day the Office which is in this book".

Location of the item
France - 75008 Paris