The Huguenots in France After the Revocation of the Edict of Nantes: With a Visit to the Country of the Vaudois

By: Smiles, Samuel

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Green cloth on boards. Two tan spots where news clippings were stored. Rear hinge cracked and glued. The Edict of Nantes was issued in 1598 by King Henry IV, which gave the Protestants, called Huguenots, freedom of worship. It was revoked by Louis XIV in 1685, leading to the deaths of several thousands by torture, hanging, or press gang. 430 pp. with index. Gift note.

Title: The Huguenots in France After the Revocation of the Edict of Nantes: With a Visit to the Country of the Vaudois

Author Name: Smiles, Samuel

Illustrator: Map of the Cevennes

Categories: History,

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1874

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good Plus

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 011475

Keywords: NOISBN History. Religion. Louis XIV.