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Balbinus, Bohuslaus Aloysius [Balbin, Bohuslav]
Vita Venerabilis Arnesti, (vulgo Ernesti) Primi Archiepiscopi Pragensis, Nobilitate Sanguinis, Sapientia ac Litteris, Morum innocentia & Sanctimonia, rebus maximis gestis, ac denique Virtutibus omnibus Antistitis Clarissimi Ex ijs Quæ de eo Vitae Scriptor coaevus collegit aliisq[ue] vetustissimis, ac fide dignis monimentis. Addita sunt accuratissima Nota, quibus eorum temporum, totiusq[ue] Regni Bohemiae historia multum illustratur
Pragae: Excudebat [...] in Archiepiscopali Typographia apud S. Benedictum in Collegio S. Norberti, Adamus Kastner 1664. The first edition of a biography of Arnost of Pardubice, the first Archbishop of Prague written by a famous Czech historian Bohuslav Balbin (1621-1688). The book contains initial letters, several headpieces and tailpieces and one plate with engraving (a portrait of the Archbishop, between pp. 386-387). An unpaginated index is also included. Parchment binding with raised bands. Hardback, [24]+450+[32]+[2] pp., 8 (15,5 x 19 cm) parchment cover worn and tanned, with chips and tears (straps missing) starting hinge, spine cracked endpapers tanned, with small bookworm traces, pen marginalia, two call numbers and two ownership stamps another two ownership stamps and one call number on title page pages tanned, several pages with tiny bookworm traces two plates with engravings missing (torn away between pp. 24-25 and 322-323) condition: good
Bookseller: Antikvariát Valentinská [Czech Republic]
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