'Histoire ecclesiastique. Par Mr. Fleury prêtre, abbé du Loc-Dieu, sous-précepteur de monseigneur le Duc de Bourgogne & de monseigneur le Duc d'Anjou'. Volume 5 is the full title of this book with the translation as follows:
Ecclesiastical History. By Mr. Fleury priest, Abbot of Loc-Dieu, Deputy tutor Monseigneur the Duke of Burgundy & Monseigneur the Duke of Anjou.
Claude Fleury was the deputy tutor of the Dauphin of France (Louis XV) in 1691 when the first edition of this series was written...
1/6 Relievo Ambrotype ~ Civil War...
1/6 Relievo Ambrotype ~ Civil War Soldier in Hard Case ~ Nice!
Original circa 1862 "relievo" ambrotype photo of a Civil War soldier. His buttons and the insignia on his kepi have been hand-colored gold. Housed in an original late-1850s thermoplastic case, with original intact manufacturer's label inside.
Ambrotype is in very good vintage condition. No cracks. Solarization ring, as shown. The black paint on the back is flaking, a common thing, though the image itself is not damaged.
Case is in excellent antique condition. Hinges are tight, and it clicks a...