Almanach royal, 1779. With coat of arts of Mgr de Raphélis

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Almanach royal, année M.DCC.LXXIX. Présenté à Sa Majesté (French Royal Almanac, year 1779, Presented to Her Majesty). Paris, Le Breton, [1779]

One in-8 octavo volume, full red Moroccan leather, gilt embossed plating on boards, coat of arms in center, ribbed spine with fleur-de-lys, gilt guilloche pattern on internal and external edges, all edges gilt (binding of the era).
Plating for Dubuisson (Rahir, K type) who served long after the great artist’s death.

With coat of arms (or gold with cross with azur crosslet) of Sa Grandeur Mgr Charles de Raphélis de Saint Sauveur, Bishop of Tulle (1765-1790).

Flaws: three bare corners

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