Venice: Franciscus Senensis, 1572.
Hardcover (Vellum). Good Condition. Item #046434
Old vellum, worn and damaged, but binding sound. Old names marked out on title, minor browning, otherwise clean. With a vignette illustration on the title and two full page woodcuts, one of the crucifixion, one of Benedict. (8), 96 leaves.
A charming 16th century edition of Gregory's life of Benedict, written in the 6th century. There are a few incunable editions, including a stand alone of the second book with the life of Benedict in 1490. Size: 16mo . Previous owner's book-plate inside front cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Religion & Theology; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 046434.