Defensa de la Tradicion, y de los Santos Padres. Bosuet, Bossuet Benigno, Jacques-Bénigne.

Defensa de la Tradicion, y de los Santos Padres

Madrid: Blas Roman, 1778.

Hardcover (Vellum). Very Good. Item #036231

2 volumes, Tomo Primero y Segundo, both in contemporary vellum with a bit of wear at spine ends and scattered discoloration, rear joint on volume 1 weakening internally and front joint on vol 2, scattered light foxing and a few minor damp stains.

Rare Spanish edition (Worldcat shows but 3 copies) of Bossuet's Défense de la Tradition et des Saints Pères, itself uncommon. Bossuet was one of the great orators of any age, a notable prose stylist, and court preacher to Louis XIV (though no doubt his aggressive support of the Divine Right of Kings helped him there).

A lovely pair. (18) 364pp and (20) 366pp. Size: Octavo (8vo). Text is clean and unmarked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Religion & Theology; Inventory No: 036231.

Price: $750.00

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