[Louis XV — Fine Binding.] Les Statuts de l’Ordre du S.t Esprit estably par Henri du nom roy de France et de Pologne au mois de Decembre l’an M.D.LXXVII. [Paris]: Imprimerie Royale (Anisson), 1724.

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[Louis XV — Fine Binding.] Les Statuts de l’Ordre du S.t Esprit estably par Henri du nom roy de France et de Pologne au mois de Decembre l’an M.D.LXXVII. [Paris]: Imprimerie Royale (Anisson), 1724. Bound (by Louis-Joseph Dubois) in red morocco. On Whitsunday of 1578, Henri III established the Order of the Holy Spirit, a chivalric order recognizing his twin coronations as King of France (1574) and of Poland in (1573). The present edition of Les Statuts is notable for its publication in alignment with the majority and reign proper of Louis XV in 1723. The “Legitimist” copy, from the collections of Henri V d’Artois, Princess Marie-Thérèse, Jaime de Borbón (Jacques I of France) and Beatriz Borbón, Princess Massimo di Roviano. Later in the collection of Mrs. (Linda) Beinecke.
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