Edited by Jean Balesdens; with his preface to Mme. Seguier, as well as another preface to her by Rocolet.
An earlier edition of Exercice spirituel ... par V.C.P. Paris 1676. Compiled by Louis Cousin (1627-1707), Paul Pellison-Fontanier (1624-1693), and others; revised by Jean Balesdens (NUC 164:507).
Exhibited: Grolier Club 1903, no. 230.
In the central oval on the upper cover, a portrait bust of Christ, on the lower cover, a portrait of the Virgin similarly executed. Both portraits after the engraved facing portraits of the insert in the book's frontmatter, each engraving signed Da[mien].Foucault.
Boxed (needs reboxing). Almanac (table of movable feasts) for 1664-1690.
HIGH RESERVE; for bindings study only.