Annuaire nécrologique, ou complément annuel et continuation de toutes les biographies, ou dictionnaires historiques; contenant la vie de tous les hommes remarquables par leur actes ou leurs productions, morts dans le cours chaque année, à commencer de 1820. Orné de portraits. Année 1825.

Paris: Ponthieu et Cie, Libraires, Palais-Royal, Décembre 1826. 8vo. xi, [iii], 416 pp. With 4 portraits. Full marbled calf, re-backed, covers with gilt floral border, front cover a bit rubbed. Bookplate for Henry William Shaw. Item #12848

This annual publication lists detailed obituaries for "remarkable" men who had died during the previous year. In this volume, for 1825, among the important deceased were painter Jacques-Louis David and naturalist the Comte de Lacépède.

Mahul (1795-1871) was a French editor of scientific works. He compiled and published the Annuaire nécrologique from 1821-1826.

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