1719 Jugemens des savans sur les auteurs qui ont traité de la Rhétorique by Gibert Balthasar
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good-/Good+. 1719. Odd volume. Balthasar Gibert (1662-1740). Pierre-Alexandre Martin. Paris.
Volume III. Velum binding. 6.5 x 4in. 528 numered pages plus list of authors they didn't think they needed to mention at end.
''This work is Gibert's best, it is far superior, says La Biographie universelle, to the one Baillet published under the same title, and remarkable above all for the strength of analysis and for sound and judicious reflection'' Bibliography of 17th and 18th century French Authors.
Corners bumped. Interior is clean and well bound. Unusual hollowback spine.
Rare and desirable copy.