FRANCOIS DE SALES (Saint) [Château de Sâles,... - Lot 81 - Varenne Enchères

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FRANCOIS DE SALES (Saint) [Château de Sâles,... - Lot 81 - Varenne Enchères
FRANCOIS DE SALES (Saint) [Château de Sâles, Thorens, Savoie, 1567 - Lyon, 1622], Bishop in partibus of Geneva, doctor of the Church. Minute of a letter addressed by the Saint to the Duke of Savoy or the Prince of Piedmont. Undated; 3 pages in-4°. About the refutation of a calumny spread after the death of the Saint, precisely about supposedly intimate relations with the Miss Belot. "My lord, it is enough that one tolerates these scandalous women in the republic without allowing them to undertake on the honorable and commendable houses, by the infamous attractions of which they charm the weak and light youth and on the condition of marrying or dowry is ordered only for the girls of honor.
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