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[Dauphiné]. Lot of 5 18th century brochures... - Lot 159 - Richard Maison de ventes
[Dauphiné]. Lot of 5 18th century brochures on the convocation of the Estates-General in Dauphiné: 1/ (Grenoble). Délibération des citoyens de tous les ordres de la ville de Grenoble, du 15 juillet 1789. S.l.n.d. [1789]. One volume in-8, full modern boards. 7 pp. Paper loss in the ext. margin of the 2nd f., without affecting the text. "Protestation contre tout ce qui s'est passé dans la séance royale du 23 juin et contre tout ce qui pourrait être fait dans d'autres séances semblables, au préjudice des droits de la nation." (Maignien). 2/ Curés de Dauphiné (Les), à leurs confrères, les recteurs de Bretagne. S.l., 1789. One volume in-8, full modern boards. (2)-25 pp. First edition. Plaidoyer pour une alliance du Tiers-État et du bas clergé. 3/ Protestations des gentilshommes du Dauphiné. S.l.n.d.. One volume in-8, full modern boards. 7 pp. First edition. 4/ Protestations des gentilshommes du Dauphiné. S.l.n.d. [January 1789]. One volume in-8, full modern boards. 7 pp. First edition. Conlon 89: 1711; Maignien, Biblio. [...] du Dauphiné pendant la Révolution 401. "Considering further that the trial just made of voting by head has already sufficiently proved to what degrees the pretensions & preponderance of the Third Estate can rise, to the detriment & debasement of the first two orders, one of which is the support of religion, as the other is the support of the throne." (Pp. 3-4 of the brochure). The 88 signatories from the clergy and nobility, whose names can be found on pp. 6 and 7, appointed a deputation to petition the King for a change in the method of appointing Dauphiné deputies to the Estates-General. They rejected the vote by head of the three Orders, which the Estates of Dauphiné had just decided on in Romans. 5/ (Pre-Revolution). The cry of a citizen in favor of two hundred [sic] fifty Lyonnois, all members of a free body. By a citizen of Grenoble. S.l., 1789. One volume in-8, early 20th-century half-percaline, basane title-piece on spine. 15 pp. Very rare first edition. From the library of Paul Couturier de Royas with engraved ex libris.
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