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Anti-papist work by Jean Baptiste Renoult  

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Les Avantures de la Modona et de Francois d'Assise

Renoult, Jean-Baptiste


Nicolas Schevalier & Jacques Tirel



[xviii], 3-133, [2] pp. Engraved title and 9 plates by La Feuille. (12mo) period full calf, spine gilt. First Edition.

First edition of this controversial anti-papist work attacking the mystique of the Madonna, and of Saint Francis of Assisi. One of the plates shows the Madonna nourishing Saint Dominic with milk from her breasts. Brunet IV, 1236; Gay-Lemonnyer I, 316.

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Lightly rubbed, early notes on endpapers; very good.

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