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Author Ruffin, Pierre Jean Marie, 1742-1824.
Title Appendix to the memoirs of Baron de Tott : containing an answer to the remarks of M. De Peyssonnel, by M. Ruffin : a historical memoir concerning the Druses, a people inhabiting Mount Lebanon; and a Catechism and various extracts from their scared books : which together, form a most curious and interesting account of this extraordinary people, so little known; their religion, manners, laws, and government / translated from Drusean manuscripts, by M. Venture de Paradis: and from the French, by an English Gentleman at Paris.
Publication Info. London : Printed for G.G.J. and J. Robinson, No 25, Pater-Noster-Row, MDCCLXXXVI. [1786]
Location Call No. Status
 Closed Stack  914.96 T CS  v. 3 (Appendix)    IN TRANSIT TO Z
Description [4], 224 p. ; 21 cm. (8⁰)
Note With a half-title.
The "remarks" are contained in the 'Lettre', translated and published by the Robinsons in 1786 as 'Strictures and remarks on the memoirs of Baron de Tott', by Claude Charles de Peyssonnel.
"Extract from an epistle entitled The Right way: translated from the Books of Hamzah, by Monsieur Venture de Paradis, secretary interpreter of Oriental languages to His Most Christian Majesty, and many years his resident among the Druses": p. [141]-224.
Indexed In: ESTC T199183
Note Library copy was considered v. 3 of Memoirs of Baron de Tott, a 2 vol. set published in 1785; listed in 1793 catalogue, p. 79, No. 4312, 8⁰, 2 vol., as Tott's Memoirs. Binding: full calf, double lettering-piece (black for the title, red for the volume number); rolls in gold on spine. ZNS
With: With: Strictures and remarks on the memoirs of Baron de Tott / M. de Peyssonnel. London: G.G.J. and J. Robinson, 1786. Bound together subsequent to publication. ZNS
Subject Tott, Franois, baron de, 1733-1793 -- Early works to 1800.
Tott, Franois, baron de, 1733-1793. Memoirs of Baron de Tott -- Early works to 1800.
Druzes -- Early works to 1800.
Druzes -- Sacred books -- Early works to 1800.
Middle East -- History -- Early works to 1800.
Middle East -- Religion -- Early works to 1800.
Genre or Form Letters -- England -- London -- 1786.
Lettering-pieces (Binding) -- 18th century. ZNS
Contemporary bindings (Binding) -- 18th century. ZNS
Added Author Tott, François, baron de, 1733-1793.
Peyssonnel, M. de (Charles), 1727-1790.
Venture de Paradis, Jean-Michel, 1739-1799, translator.
Tott, François, baron de, 1733-1793. Mémoires de baron de Tott sur les Turcs et les Tartares. Appendix. English. 1786.
Peyssonnel, M. de (Charles), 1727-1790. Lettre de M. de Peyssonnel. English. 1786.
G. G. J. and J. Robinson (Paternoster-Row, London, England), bookseller.
Added Title Historical memoir concerning the druses, a people inhabiting Mount Lebanon
Remarks of M. de Peyssonel.
Answer to the remarks of M. De Peyssonnel.
Right way.