By Justin Martyr
Paris   Claudium Sonnium
14" by 9" [24], 539, 56, [6], 104, [4pp]
An uncommon Latin and Greek collection of the works of Saint Justin Martyr, illustrated with a detailed frontispiece.
By Justin Martyr

1636 Justini Philosophi et Martyris Opera

Paris   Claudium Sonnium
14" by 9" [24], 539, 56, [6], 104, [4pp]
An uncommon Latin and Greek collection of the works of Saint Justin Martyr, illustrated with a detailed frontispiece.
£375.00
: 4kgs / : 725P15

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Description

Illustrated, Leather Binding

Written in Latin and Greek.

Illustrated with a frontispiece, an engraved title page, and some engraved head and tail pieces.

Collated, complete.

A collection of the philosophical and religious works of Justin Martyr.

Justin Martyr was an early Christian apologist, and is known as being the foremost exponent of the Divine World in the second century. He is considered to be a saint by many churches.

Bookplate to front pastedown of Rev. H. W. Pereira, and previous owner's ink inscription to half title and title page.

Condition

In a calf binding. Externally, worn and rubbed with both boards detached. Loss to most leather of backstrip. Small bookseller's ink stamp to front pastedown. Ink notes to final page. The extremities of some pages have been expertly repaired, not affecting text. Internally, textblock split in three pieces. Pages are age-toned and generally clean with some spotting. The first and last few pages are detached but present. Slight evidence of past worming to margins of some pages.

Fair

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