Apologie pour les Catholiques, Contre les Faussetez & les Calomnies d'un Livre Intitulé: La Politique du Clergé de France; Fait Premierement en François, & puis traduit en Flamend--I. Partie [vol. 1]. Antoine Arnauld.
Apologie pour les Catholiques, Contre les Faussetez & les Calomnies d'un Livre Intitulé: La Politique du Clergé de France; Fait Premierement en François, & puis traduit en Flamend--I. Partie [vol. 1]

Apologie pour les Catholiques, Contre les Faussetez & les Calomnies d'un Livre Intitulé: La Politique du Clergé de France; Fait Premierement en François, & puis traduit en Flamend--I. Partie [vol. 1]

Liege [i.e. Amsterdam]: Veuve Bronkart [i.e. veuve de Jan Jacobsz Schipper], 1681. Hardcover. Vol. 1 (of 2): [12], 552, [2] p.; 17 cm. Signatures: *6 A-Z12 (Z12+1) (12mo). Contemporary full calf with six spine compartments between raised bands. Gilt-tooled title in second compartment with gilt-tooled decoration in remaining compartments. All page edges speckled red and brown. Place of printing and name of printer from Emile Jacques, Les Années d'Exil d'Antoine Arnauld. Inscription in an old hand on title page, partially crossed out. The author, French theologian and philosopher Antoine Arnauld (1612-1694), was living in the Netherlands when wrote this book in response to the panic caused by the claims that English Catholics were plotting to kill King Charles II. In Good+ Condition: leather is splitting at joints, but boards are attached; minor loss of leather at head of spine; corners rubbed with loss of leather; boards are rubbed; back board slightly discolored; 8-cm. tear from top edge of pp. 9-10, without loss; minor dampstaining along page edges of first few leaves; occasional foxing and light staining; otherwise clean and tight. Good +. Item #003111

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