Lot 172 of 627:
Rare 18th century Mexican religious calendars  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$900
Estimate:
$1,500 - $2,000

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

Author:

Place:
Mexico

Publisher:

Date:
1784-1789

Description:

Includes:

  • 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

Condition:
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.


 
Item number:
279721a
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