Lyon: Jan de Tournes, 1555.
Early Edition. Hardcover (Full Leather). Very Good Condition. Item #044727
Bound in full 19th century morocco by Niédrée, edges gilt, front hinge rubbed, but binding sound, cover decorations slightly discolored - a very attractive binding. Mild uniform age toning internally, light ruling to pages, otherwise clean and unmarked. Old small bookplate to added marbled pastedowns. (xxx), 650, (20)pp.
A French translation of Lacantius' most famous work. First translated in 1541, all the 16th century French editions are rare. None are in Adams. Size: 16mo . Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Religion & Theology; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 044727.