LES INDISCRETIONS DE L'HISTOIRE. Docteur Cabanes, Augustin.

LES INDISCRETIONS DE L'HISTOIRE.

Deuxieme Serie. Saint Job, patron des avaries; Comment on meurt en beaute; La fable de la Papesse; Morte au service du Roi; Une consultation pour La Pompadour; Napoleon a-t-il manque sa vocation?; La sante de Napoleon III et la guerre de 1870; Poisons et artifices de la toilette, etc. [Text in French]. Pp. [iv]+388(last colophon), full page illustrations; pictorial paper wrappers, printed in red & green, slightly soiled and creased, name in ink on upper wrapper; uncut and mostly unopened; edges of leaves faintly browned, hinges tender at a couple of points, a few corners slightly creased; Editions Albin Michel, Paris, [1952]. *Augustin Cabanes (1862-1928) was a French doctor and author, known for his books on historical medical mysteries. In 1894, he founded the popular journal Chronique medicale, which featured articles on the health of literary and historical figures.. Item #150443

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