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Charles IX, King of France, 1550–1574

La chasse royale / Composee par le roy Charles IX. Et dediée au roy tres-chrestien de France & de Nauarre, Louys XIII. Tres-vtile aux curieux & amateurs de chasse.

A Paris : Chez Nicolas Rousset, et Gervais Alliot, au Palais, M.DC.XXV [1625]
Physical Description:
[8], 54, 57-138 [i.e. 136] p. ; 16 cm. (8vo)
Rare Books and Manuscripts
SK301 .C53 1625
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Actually written by Nicolas de Neufville, under the dictation of Charles IX.
Signatures: ã⁴ A-R⁴.
Podeschi, J.B. Books on the horse and horsemanship, 22
BEIN Uzn 67 D36 625c: Copy of the variation with the word "Charles" in title spelled correctly, and with title-vignette of stag-hunt.
BAC: Copy is variant with "Charles" in title mis-spelled "Chares" (with the missing "L" apparently over-stamped at a later date) and title-vignette depicting a stag-hunt.
BAC: Copy has small black leather bookplate with gilt stamped inscription "Ex libris Robert Hoe" on inside of upper board and circular armorial bookplate with inscription "Ex libris Schwerdtii" on recto of first free end-paper.
BAC: Copy has 19th century? dark blue-green gilt stamped morocco binding; "C. Hardy" stamped in small black ink letters on verso of first free end-paper.
Subject Terms:
Deer hunting -- Early works to 1800.
Hoe, Robert -- Bookplate
Villeroi, Nicolas de Neufville, Seigneur de, 1542-1617.

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