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Rare 18th century Mexican religious calendars  

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Collection of eight directories and calendars of the religious rites of the Franciscan, Augustin and other Orders in Mexico in the 18th century







  • Directorium pro divini officii recitatione et missarum celebratione… totius ordinis S.P.N. Francisi. 50 leaves. A-L4, M2, N4. With 1 engraved plate. Mexico,1785. 
  • Kalendarium bienne direct. Ad divin…Ordinis ermitarum S.P.N. Agustini. 52 leaves. A-N4. Mexico, 1784. 
  • Directorium pro divini officii recitation... totius ordinis S.P.N. Francisi.  54 leaves. A-N4, O2. Mexico,1786. 
  • Kalendarium Seu Director Ad divinm officium…Ordinis ermitarum S.P.N. Agustini.... 48 leaves. A-M4. Mexico, 1786.
  • Digesta Series divini persolvendi… ord. S.P.N. Agustini... Michoacanensis Prov... 20 leaves. A-E4. With 1 engraved plate. Mexico, 1786.
  • Directorium officii divini… ordinis Beatissimae Virg. Mariae de Monte Carmeli... 48 leaves. A-M4. Mexico, 1786. 
  • Ordinatio divina ad persolv…ordinis B. Virginis Mariae... 34 leaves. A-H4, I2. Mexico, 1786.
  • Ecclesiastica observatio circa divini officii… ad usum clericorum dioecesis Michoacanensis... 42 leaves. A-K4, L2. With 1 full-page engraving (on title page verso). Mexico, 1789. 

Bound together in single volume. Sm. 4to. 24.4x9.5 cm (5¾x3¾"), period limp vellum, manuscript paper spine label.

Rare 18th century religious calendars and rites from Mexico.

Lot Amendments

Some staining an wear to vellum, lacking three of the four leather ties; some mostly marginal worming towards the end of the volume; very good.

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