Lot 62 of 515:
Scarce account of The Council of Trent  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$204
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Sacrosancti Et Oecumenici Concilii Tridentini Paulo III. Julio III. Et Pio IV. Pontificibus Maximis Celebrati Canones et Decreta...
Author:
Chifflet, Philippe
Place:
Antwerp
Publisher:
Ex officina Plantiniana Balthasaris Moreti
Date:
1640
Description:

[48], 358, LXXII, [62] pp. Engraved title page and other illustrations, initials. (16mo) 12.5x6.5 cm (5x2½"), period morocco, gilt lettered spine; patterned endpapers, gilt dentelles, all edges gilt.

Scarce account of The Council of Trent, held between 1545 and 1563 in Trent. It was the 19th ecumenical council of the Catholic Church. Prompted by the Protestant Reformation, it has been described as the embodiment of the Counter-Reformation.  

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Some rubbing and light sunning to leather; Light toning to interior, a nice and solid copy; very good.
 
Item number:
309062
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