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1586 Armorial binding de Thou Vincentius Lerinensis et al. Pithou
1586. Template | Trixum Beschreibung Armorial binding de Thou, Vincentius Lerinensis et. al. - (Pithou, Pierre, ed.). Veterum aliquot Galliae theologorum scripta quorum nonnulla ex veteribus libris emendatius, aliqua nunc primum eduntur. Paris, Nivelle, 1586. 4°, circa 21,5 x 16,5 cm. 2 ff., 121 pp., num. ff. 122-146 Dark green morocco, with de Thou's arms on sides, and monogram on back, gilded fore-edges. - Cat. Bibl. Nat., 138, 315. Uncommon collection of early Christian texts including the first edition of the "Commonitorium" of Saint Vincent of Lérins, the anti-Pelagian treatise of St. Phoehadius and several books by St. Faustus. "Fine copy of a scarce book containing a number of valuable texts not easily found elsewhere, thus e.g. the curious poem: De mortibus boum (on a cattle-plague stopped by Christian prayer not pagan sacrifice) by Sanctus Severus Endeleichus." (Goldschmidt List3-237a - this very copy offered in 1932). - Endpapers with some shadow from the glue, later engraved bookplate, inside clean, very slightly rubbed, very nice and elegant, De Thou's copy with his first arms (before his marriage). TRIXUM: Mobil-optimierte Auktionsvorlagen und Bilder-Hosting TRIXUM: Mobil-optimierte Auktionsvorlagen und Bilder-Hosting.
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