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Writings of Swedish lawyer accused of witchcraft 1651  

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Banck, Laurentius Gunnari


Idzardus Alberti



[16, [410, [30] pp. Copper-engraved added pictorial title page; regular title page printed in red & black with woodcut device. (16mo) 15.8x10 cm (6x4"), period vellum on which are stamped letters "A P F B" at top and "O M F" / 1654" at bottom of front cover. First Edition.

Writings by the 17th century Swedish lawyer and scholar who was critical of the Catholic Church. He seems to have been accused of witchcraft. Engraved bookplate.

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Come soiling and discoloration to vellum; marginal chips to front flyleaves and to the added title; else very good.

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