1656 - Nostradamus - Prophecies & Commentaries
A wonderful edition of the Prophecies of Nostradamus which contains a running commentary developing how the propheices 'have come true.' Perhaps one of the most important non-biblical books of prophetic litearture produced in Europe, still in print today and equally captivated. Includes a wonderfu portrait of Nostradamus.
NOSTRADAMUS - JAUBERT, Étienne. Eclaircissement des véritables Quatrains de Maistre Michel Nostradamus. S.l [Amsterdam or Paris],1656. In-12, portrait, 458 pp., 1 f. of errata. French. Contemporary glazed calfskin binding, spine with raised bands, lacks and wear, First edition, adorned with the portrait of Nostradamus by Larmessin. Complete with pages 65-68 and 437-440 which, according to the Bulletin du Bibliophile of 1860 would have been bound in most cases. Very good condition, a small lack corner bottom page 3.