De Vita, et Laudibus S.P.N. AVR. Augustini. Saint AUGUSTINE of HIPPO, Ludovico de ANGELIS.
De Vita, et Laudibus S.P.N. AVR. Augustini
De Vita, et Laudibus S.P.N. AVR. Augustini

De Vita, et Laudibus S.P.N. AVR. Augustini

Paris: Apud Jacob Bessin, 1614. Item #01814

Scarce Life of St. Augustine

[AUGUSTINE of HIPPO, Saint]. ANGELIS, Ludovico de. De Vita, et Laudibus S.P.N. AVR. Augustini. Hipponensis Episcopi, et ecclesia Doctoris eximij. Libri Six. Recogniti secunda editione, & in compendium, à suo auctore R.P.F. Ludovico de Angelis, Portuensi, Lusitano, Ordinis Eremit. alumno & chronista generali, Doctori Theologo, & publico, in Collegio S. Aug. Olisipponensi, S. Pagina quondam interprete. Paris: Apud Jacob Bessin, 1614.

Second edition, originally published in 1612. Octavo (6 5/8 x 4 3/16 in; 167 x 106 mm). (16), 192 pp. Head- tailpieces, initials.

Contemporary limp vellum. Manuscript title to spine. Worming to upper corner of first few leaves, not affecting text, otherwise an excellent copy in its original seventeenth century vellum binding..

Scarce; OCLC notes only two copies in libraries worldwide, and no copies at all of the first edition of 1612. No copies of either edition have come to auction within the last thirty-six years.

Of the author, Rev. Father Friar Luis dos Angelis, little is known.

Price: $950.00