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Calvin, Jean.

Supplex exhortatio, ad invictiss. Caesarem Carolum Quintum, et illustriss. Principes, aliosque ordines, Spirae nunc imperii conventum agentes. Ut restituendae Ecclesiae curam serio velint suscipere. Eorum omnium nomine edita, qui Christum regnare cupiunt. [Genf, Jean Gerard] 1543. 4to. 142 Ss., 1 Bl. Errata. Mit Holzschnitt-Druckermarke auf Titel und einer Metallschnitt-Initiale. Moderner Halbmaroquinband mit Goldtitel. €7.500,00

“First edition of one of the most important of Calvin’s writings in which he lays down most clearly his political theories on the relationship of religion and government, and his fundamental principles of faith.” (E.P. Goldschmidt, cat. 92, 72). – Erased stamp or ownership inscription on title, slightly stained in places, some marginalia, these partly cropped, otherwise in good condition. – Index Aureliensis VI. 129.757; Peter/Gilmont 43, 7a; Adams C-382; Erichson p. 4; Schottenloher 51034b. mehr lesen...