Lot n° 43
300 - 400
DU BOUCHET (Jean). Histoire généalogique de la maison royale de Courtenay. À Paris, chez J. Du Puis, 1661.
DU BOUCHET (Jean). Genealogical history of the royal house of Courtenay. Justified by several charters of various churches, rulings of the Parliament, titles of the Treasury of the King & of the Chamber of Accounts, printed & manuscript histories, & other proofs worthy of faith. In Paris, by J. Du Puis, 1661. Two parts in one volume in-folio,  f., 400-262 p., pl., figs, modern binding in brown calf, spine ribbed, garnet-red title page (rough restorations to the spine, tear and margin laceration restored on one plate, freckles).
First edition illustrated with two folding plates, numerous engravings of coats of arms in the text and two full-page figures including the portrait of Anne de Courtenay. Enriched with a printed plate dated Paris, 1618, infolio flying, offering a genealogical table of Courtenay (fold, hole touching qq. letters). Modern English manuscript bookplate.
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