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Thomas Aquinas Summa Theologica 1677  

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Summa theologica S. Thomae Aquinatis, divinae voluntatis interpretis, ordinis praedicatorum...

Aquinas, Thomas


sumptibus Joannis Girin, & Barth. Rivière



4 volumes bound in 1. [12], 264; 264, [16]; 403, [1]; [12], 444; 20 pp. Plus unpaginated index at rear. Illustrated title page, printed in black and red. Initials, head and tail pieces. Pages printed in double columns. (Folio) 35x21 cm (13½x8½"), modern calf and marbled boards, gilt-decorated spine, raised spine bands, new endpapers. 

Title page with the ink stamp of St. Philip's Priory. The Summa Theologiae is the best-known work of Thomas Aquinas. Although unfinished, the Summa is "one of the classics of the history of philosophy and one of the most influential works of Western literature."

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Interior sound with scattered areas of faint staining, early ownership signatures, occasional small areas of wormholing not affecting text; a solid copy; very good.

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