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                      "We live for books." -Eco, The Name of the Rose



JEAN GERSON.Opera omnia: novo ordine digesta / 5 volumes in 4. Antwerpiae: Sumptibus Societatis, 1706. Fair. Folio - over 12 - 15" tall. Full leather with five raised bands and six gilt-tooled compartments. Copper-plates signed "B. Picart" / "G. v. Gouwen": large portrait-frontispiece (T1), title-page vignettes, head and tail pieces in all, marbled endpapers, red edges. Indices in T1 and T4. Du Pin's centennial Latin texts, more numerous than in Richer (1606), are supplemented with notes absent in Glorieux (1973) and arranged to emphasize Gallican aspects of Gerson's writings in opposition to Papal supremacy. (Full Description). 1,350 USD (SOLD)

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