Lot n° 109
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GUY DE TOURS (Michel Guy, said). The first... - Lot 109 - L'Huillier & Associés
GUY DE TOURS (Michel Guy, said). The first poetic works and amorous souspirs of Guy de Tours. Paris, chez Nicolas de Louvain, 1598; in-12. 19th century binding signed by CHAMBOLLE DURU in fawn and black morocco, decorated with small irons in the Renaissance taste of scrolls and reserve cut in frieze fillets, spine ribbed and decorated, titled, situated and dated. ORIGINAL EDITION, rare, of the works of this Touraine poet (circa 1562-1611) - A very fine copy from the sale of H. B. (1873) (short margins and with a tear on folio 36).
Contemporary of Ronsard, GUY DE TOURS published first of all, " Les premières oeuvres poétiques et souspirs amoureux " in 1598. His poetry is marked by a preciosity usual and appreciated at that time.
Provenance : An apartment of a family of Rennes
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