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Image for Society of Jesus Poematum. Volume III and IV only in one vol: Satyrica / Completans Miscellanea

Society of Jesus Poematum. Volume III and IV only in one vol: Satyrica / Completans Miscellanea

By: Jacobi Balde [Jacob Balde / James Baldo]

Price: $145.00

Publisher: Colony Ubii: Printed Busæum, 1660 : 1660

Seller ID: k191112f

Condition: Fair


Volume III and IV in one vol: Satyrica 252pp + index; Completens Miscellanea 699 p. 16mo, full vellum. JACOB BALDE (1604-1668) was a German Jesuit priest and one of the greatest, if not the very greatest, of all reformation Neo-Latin poets. He studied the classics and rhetoric in the Jesuit college of his native town, philosophy and law at the University of Ingolstadt, where on 1 July, 1624, he was admitted into the Society of Jesus. Having undergone the usual ascetical and literary training he taught classics and rhetoric in the colleges of Munich and Innsbruck, and in his leisure hours co... View more info

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The Song of Songs Which is Solomons being a reprint and a Study by Elbert Hubbard.

By: ROYCROFTERS. HUBBARD, ELBERT.

Price: $325.00

Publisher: New York The Roycroft Printing Shop: 1896

Edition: 1st thus

Inscription: Signed by Elbert Hubbard

Seller ID: k190719c

Condition: Near Fine


8vo, 1st thus. 72pp. [2] 1/4 gray cloth at spine with gray paper over boards; gilt titles. Gray endpapers; deckled edges.. The first book published by the press. No. 547 of six hundred copies printed. Signed by Elbert Hubbard on the limitation page. A near fine, bright copy: corners very lightly rubbed but no other edge-wear; front hinge lightly cracked but fully intact. Some light toning to the spine but no stains or markings; a tight, square copy -- as good as any we have seen. View more info