Lot 259 of 429:
Works of Saint Ambrose 1529 edition  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$300
Estimate:
$500 - $800

Title:
Omnia Opera
Author:
Saint Ambrose
Place:
Paris
Publisher:
Chevallon
Date:
1529
Description:

[xii], 218 ff. Engraved title page printed in black and red. (Folio) 36x24 cm (14¼x9½") old full calf, red morocco label.

St. Ambrose, Bishop of Milan from 374 to 397, became one of the most influential ecclesiastical figures of the 4th century. He was one of the four original Doctors of the Church. He is patron saint of Milan. Edited by Erasmus of Rotterdam.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Binding worn, front cover loosely attached, hinges repaired; numerous small worm tunnels through first approximately 100 leaves with a few tunnels extending another 50 leaves, readability of text not greatly hindered; good.
 
Item number:
237465a
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