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Saint Augustin - Ceriziers - Les Soliloques et Méditations de St Augustin - 1662

Very rare edition of Saint Augustine, Christian philosopher and theologian of Late Antiquity, bishop of Hippo, and Latin writer -

He is one of the four Fathers of the Latin Church and one of the 33 Doctors of the Church -

After Saint Paul, he is considered the most important figure in the establishment and development of Western Christianity. He was also the most read thinker in the Middle Ages -

His position on free will versus predestination and fatalism was supported and still is supported by the Catholic Church, as his teachings on free will are consistent with modern doctrine.

The Meditations of Saint Augustine is a collection of early church prayers and devotions as well as teachings for priests and monks -

Saint Augustine - The Soliloquies And Meditations Of Saint Augustine - 1662

Binding in good condition, work in its period brown full calfskin, covers and spine in good condition, rubbing from use, loose crowns, rubbed corners, decorated ribbed spine, red-pigmented edges, gilt titling -

Good condition inside, very white paper despite some soiling, slight red stain in the lower margin of the last pages, some handwritten writings on guard at the end of the book, pretty bands, beautiful initials, tailpieces, pretty frontispiece -

Delivery service guaranteed within a few days -

Object Book
Number of Books 1
Subject Autobiography, Reference works, Religion
Author/ Illustrator Saint Augustin - Ceriziers
Book Title Les Soliloques et Méditations de St Augustin
Condition Good
Publication year oldest item 1662
Edition Reprint
Language French
Original language Yes
Publisher Christophle Iournel
Binding/ Material Leather
Number of pages 343
Dimensions 15.5×9 cm
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