Memoirs of the Duke of Ripperda: First Ambassador from the States General to his Most Catholick Majesty, then Duke and Grandee of Spain...

London: John Stagg, 1740. First. hardcover. xvi, 344, [8]pp. index. 8vo, contemporary full calf (well-rubbed; rear joint cracked but sound; front board detached; gilt spine is also rubbed and lacking the original label; discoloration at edges of endpapers and half title, internally very clean). London: John Stagg & Daniel Browne, 1740. First edition. A very good(-) copy. very good(-).

Ripperda was the chief negotiator of Vienna, for which service he was elevated to Duke.

Price: $150.00

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