The Bee Hive of the Romish Church. A Worke of All good Catholikes to be Read, and most Necessary to be Understood. Philips van Marnix, George Gilpjn, trans.
The Bee Hive of the Romish Church. A Worke of All good Catholikes to be Read, and most Necessary to be Understood
The Bee Hive of the Romish Church. A Worke of All good Catholikes to be Read, and most Necessary to be Understood

The Bee Hive of the Romish Church. A Worke of All good Catholikes to be Read, and most Necessary to be Understood

London: M. Dawton, 1636.

Later Edition. Hardcover (Full Leather). Very Good Condition. Item #046901
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Contemporary calf, front joint cracked and reinforced with cloth, lacking endpapers, wear to title with chipping at edges, date penned back in, last page chipped, ownership marks to inside rear board, a few small tears to page edges; clean internally. 364 leaves

Printed mostly in black letter with gloss in Roman type. First published in Dutch in 1569, The Bee Hive was hugely popular and widely read for nearly a hundred years. When not satirizing Catholics, Marnix also a cryptographer and, probably, the author of the Dutch national anthem. Size: Octavo (8vo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Religion & Theology; Inventory No: 046901.

Price: $700.00

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