1784 Traité du choix et de la méthode des étudee by Claude Fleury


Hardcover. Condition: Good. 1784. Claude Fleury. Published by Pierre Beaume. New and Revised Edition.

Full Title: "Treatise on the choice and method of studies, new revised edition, corrected and enlarged by more than a third, from a manuscript of the author newly recovered, with a supplement, containing a letter to the Bishop of Metellopolis, Apostolic Vicar of Siam, a Dissertation for Oriental Mission Studies, etc. followed by Latin letters and a speech on Plato"

417 numbered pages + table in back. Molted leather binding. Gold gilt lettering and floral desins on spine.; reissue from 1986 original work. Abbé Claude FLEURY (1640-1723), lawyer, tutor, member of the Institute, elected in 1696 to the French Academy. Heavy wear to cover including dints and thinning in places and leather on spine cracking. Corners bumped with heavy fraying on top two corners. Spine chipped in two locations. Includes blue ribbon bookmark attached at spine. Wear to page exteriors. Interiors clean. Writing legible. Well bound. Paper residue of removed ex-libris book plate on the front cover endpaper.