Paris: Michaëlem Sonnium, 1571.
First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition. Item #045406
Later paste paper boards, spine faded, old private library label to cover and stamps to title and endpaper. Mild scattered foxing and browning, small worm trail in the margin in the preliminaries.(xiv), (2), 136, (14)pp.
A moderate Catholic humanist and follower of Erasmus, D'Espence was involved in the discussions leading up to the Council of Trent and was present at the council itself. The volume closed with a poem, Stillicidium. Scarce. Size: Octavo (8vo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Religion & Theology; Philosophy. Inventory No: 045406.