THE KING’S CHEVALIER
A Biography of Lewis Littlepage
First American Edition
The Bobbs-Merrill Company Inc. [New York]
8vo (442 pages, many illustrations, notes, bibliography, index, black & gold marbled boards)
Hardcover (with Dust Jacket) [Cloth]
Item Number: 6059
A Virginian, Lewis Littlepage experienced nearly every aspect of European political, intellectual and social life during the last part of the 18th century. An alleged rival of Casanova, acquaintance of the founding fathers and military strategist. A very good copy, edges slightly faded, in rubbed, worn & torn dust jacket.