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Saint Clement Pope and Martyr and His Basilica in Rome

By Joseph Mullooly

1878

G. Barbera : Rome

9" by 6"

447pp

 

 

 

DETAILS

The second edition of this illustrated biography of the life and work of Pope Clement I, written by Joseph Mullooly.

The second edition of this work. A look at the life of Pope Clement I, who is also known as Saint Clement of Rome after being recognised as a Saint by the Catholic Church. There isn't much know about his life, though he is known for being a leading member of Roman church in the late first century. It is said that he was imprisoned under the EMperor Trajan, and is said to have led a ministry among his fellow prisoners before being executed and thrown into the sea. Illustrate with a frontispiece, and ten plates. Written by Joseph Mullooly. Mullooly was a priest in the Roman Catholic Church, and also worked as an archaeologist, excavating the Basilica of San Clemente in Rome.

CONDITION

In the original publisher's full vellum binding. Externally, generally smart. Crack to the head of the front joint. Some marks and discolouration to the boards, including with a ring mark to the front board. Internally, generally firmly bound. Pages are bright with the odd spot to the first and last few pages.

Overall Condition: Very Good

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