Santo Tomás de Aquino - Summa Sacrae Theologiae Sancto Thomas Aquinatis, tertia pars - 1567

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Santo Tomás de Aquino - Summa Sacrae Theologiae Sancto Thomas Aquinatis, tertia pars - 1567
Biography - Quantity: 1 - Book

Printed in Antwerp (Spanish Flanders) in 1567, LARGE SIZE 32 x 22 cm and 2 kg weight. It contains the third part (‘Tertia Partis’) of the TEOLOGICA SUMA of Saint Thomas Aquinas in Latin, commented by Cardinal Thomas Cajetan. The work is complete and the book is in VERY GOOD CONDITION and robust. Binding in Spanish parchment and hand-labelled spine with the author and the work. It only has halos of old water stains on some pages, and the binding has slight signs of wear caused by the age of the book. Look at the photos to check the overall good condition of the book.Decorated with abundant wood-engraved INITIALS and a BEAUTIFUL ILLUSTRATION of the printer on the cover. Antique handwritten annotations.
The Theological Summa (whose Latin title is Summa Theologiae or Summa Theologica, sometimes simply called the Summa), is a treatise on theology written between 1265 and 1274 by the philosopher, scholastic theologian and Doctor of the Church Saint Thomas Aquinas (circa 1225–1274) during the last years of his life. It is a compendium of the catechism in the form of a summary of all the main theological teachings of the Catholic Church. It was conceived as a manual for the theological education of students of theology, including seminarians and lay literates, more than as an apologetic work intended to polemicize against non-Catholics. It presents the reasoning of almost every point of Christian theology in the West.
Binding in Spanish parchment.
Pages: Title page + 50 pages of prologue and index + 750

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Biography
Author/ Illustrator
Santo Tomás de Aquino
Book Title
Summa Sacrae Theologiae Sancto Thomas Aquinatis, tertia pars
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1567
Edition
1st Edition Thus
Language
Latin
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Apud Viduam & Haeredes Ioannis Steelsij, Antuerpiae
Binding/ Material
Vellum
Number of pages
801
Dimensions
32×22 cm
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