Venice: Joannis Varisci, 1595.
First Edition. Hardcover (Vellum). Very Good Condition. Item #046532
Contemporary vellum, a bit soiled and crumped but sound. Endpapers worn, a few old library marks, a few minor stains internally, mostly quite clean and attractively printed.. (36) 219 leaves.
Though banned by Rome in Florence and Modena, Venetian printing laws allowed it to be published there. It was reprinted a number of times until 1680; the 1595 edition is rare with only one copy in WorldCat. Adams Z 138 (the 1599 edition, often identified as the first edition) Size: Octavo (8vo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Religion & Theology; Inventory No: 046532.