THE PRESENT STATE OF THE COURT OF ROME: Containing the Life and Character of the late Pope Clement XI. A Short Account of his Elevation to the Papacy, and of the most remarkable Occurences in his Pontificate; with the Lives and Characters of all the Cardinals who assisted at the last Conclave. And Likewise the Characters ofall the Ministers of the Court of Rome who have since that time been promoted to the Dignity of a Cardinal. Count d' Elci.
THE PRESENT STATE OF THE COURT OF ROME: Containing the Life and Character of the late Pope Clement XI. A Short Account of his Elevation to the Papacy, and of the most remarkable Occurences in his Pontificate; with the Lives and Characters of all the Cardinals who assisted at the last Conclave. And Likewise the Characters ofall the Ministers of the Court of Rome who have since that time been promoted to the Dignity of a Cardinal.

THE PRESENT STATE OF THE COURT OF ROME: Containing the Life and Character of the late Pope Clement XI. A Short Account of his Elevation to the Papacy, and of the most remarkable Occurences in his Pontificate; with the Lives and Characters of all the Cardinals who assisted at the last Conclave. And Likewise the Characters ofall the Ministers of the Court of Rome who have since that time been promoted to the Dignity of a Cardinal.

London: Printed for G. Strahan, 1721. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (8vo). Very good condition. Item #018481

xlviii, 400 pages of text. Rebound in quarter leather with marbled paper-covered boards. 18th Century engraved coat-of-arms bookplate removed from failed binding materials and affixed neatly to the front endpaper. It pictures elephants, a knight's helmet and reads: Thos [Thomas] Fountayne Esqr. The text contains minor foxing and there is minimal staining to the top of the closed page edges near the spine. First edition.

Price: $1,275.00

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