Guillard, Charlotte / Luther, Martin / St. John Fisher - Assertionis Lutheranae confutatio recognita per Ioannem Roffensem episcopum, Academiae Cantabrigien - 1545

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Guillard, Charlotte / Luther, Martin / St. John Fisher - Assertionis Lutheranae confutatio recognita per Ioannem Roffensem episcopum, Academiae Cantabrigien - 1545
History, Politics, Religion - Quantity: 1 - Book

Assertionis Lutheranae confutatio, iuxta verum ac etiam originalem archetypum, nunc adunguem diligentissime recognita per Reverendissimum Patrem Ioannem Roffensem Episcopum, academiae Cantabrigien. Cancellarium.

360 ff [i.e. 720 pp]. Bound in 16th century vellum, but re-cased with modern endpapers. Repaired wormholes on title-page and final leaf; old Jesuit stamps on title-page.

With a few woodcut initials in text.

Early edition (first, 1523) of this important anti-Lutheran text by St. John Fisher, the Chancellor of Cambridge University. Fisher was a friend of Erasmus and opposed Henry VIII's divorce; he was subsequently executed in 1535.

Printed by a woman, Charlotte Guillard (d. 1557).

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Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
History, Politics, Religion
Author/ Illustrator
Guillard, Charlotte / Luther, Martin / St. John Fisher
Book Title
Assertionis Lutheranae confutatio recognita per Ioannem Roffensem episcopum, Academiae Cantabrigien
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1545
Edition
1st Edition Thus
Language
Latin
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Paris: Charlotte Guillard
Binding/ Material
Vellum
Number of pages
720
Dimensions
16×10 cm
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