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Cento ragionamenti sopra la passione di N. Signore. Venice, Pietro Dusinelli, 

PANIGAROLA Francesco Bp. of Asti (1597.)

£1250.00 

Available to view at our Curzon Street shop.

Printer's device on title-page, ornamental woodcut initials.8vo. (165 x 110). [24]ff. "684" [i.e. 704]pp. Contemporary decorative limp vellum binding, very large decorative ornament in centre of sides, decorative corner-pieces, 2-line gilt fillet, name of author written across spine (two tiny pieces of vellum missing from front cover, slight wear to tope edge of lower cover).

A very finely bound copy of this popular devotional commentary on the passion by the preacher and controversialist Panigarola (1548-94), dedicated to Lucretia d'Este, duchess of Urbino. First published in 1587 in Naples.An excellent copy in a very attractive gilt ornamental binding.Censimento Edit 16 CNCE 35315.

Stock Code: 44810