Folger call number: DC36.98.P3 I4
Folger holdings ID: 22106
One of fifty copies Author's autographed letter inserted "For private distribution only." Title within red ornamental border A leaf of additions inserted opposite p. 48; in leaf of "corrections and additions to be made on pages 65-67" inserted opposite p. 65
Introductory note. Notes on the life of Peireskius. References to the art and history of engra ving in "The mirrour of true nobility & gentility, by Petrus Gassendus. 1657. The engraved portraits of Peireskius. The engraved portraits of Gassendus. Appendix: Bibliographical description of "The mirrour of true nobility."
subject: Peiresc, Nicolas Claude Fabri de, 1580-1637
subject: Gassendi, Pierre, 1592-1655