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NAUDÉ, Gabriel. Apologie pour tous les grands hommes qui ont esté accusez de magie. 

Paris, Augustin Besongne, 1669.

12mo (131x79 mm), (24)-288 pages.  binding : Contemporary full calf, spine gilt in six compartments, title in gilt. Caps and corners worn. 

Probably the third edition of this treatise on magic and medieval science, which set out to defend men accused of being magicians, such as Merlin, Nostradamus, Roger Bacon, Paracelsus, and Popes Sylvester II and Gregory VII.
First part only (on 2).

Price : 175 €

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