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Title: Suite de la civilité françoise ou traité du point d'honneur, et des regles pour converser & se conduire sagement avec les incivils & les fâcheux. Seconde édition.
Description: Paris, Chez Helie Josset, ruë S. Jacques, à la fleur-de-lys d'Or, 1680. 8vo. W. woodc. device on title. Contemp. full clf., spine in compartments, gilt. (Spine ends dam., headbands preserved; edges rubb., corners bumped.; Upper outer hinge weakening.). (XXII, 354, VI [Book catalogue] pp.). (Sign. in ink on title.). Barbier vol. IV, 574d: Biogr. Univ. C. p. 276: Général to Louis XIV, confidant of Queen Christina of Sweden and Karl-Gustaf, whose personal envoy he was in France. Courtin died in 1685. His publications include 'sur la jalousie' 1674; 'sur le point d'honneur'1675; 'sur la civilité', 1695. Furthermore he translated de Groot 'sur la droit de la guerre et de la Paix'. Second edition of General Courtin's manual of good manners and sense of honour in civilian-, professional and married life.

Keywords: rules regulations values education behaviour etiquette

Price: EUR 425.00 = appr. US$ 461.91 Seller: Antiquariaat B.M.Israel B.V.
- Book number: 4792