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The Virtue of Mercy:  Elaborately, Elegantly, EMBLEMATICALLY ILLUSTRATED
Roscius, Julius.  Icones operum misericordiae cum Iulii Roscii Hortini Sententiis et explicationibu. Romae: Impensis Bartholomaei Grassii, incidebat Marius Cartarius [colophon: ex typographia Bartholomaei Bonfadini], 1586 [colophon: 1585]. Folio. [14] ff., 112 (i.e., 110) pp. (lacks final blank leaf only); illus. (2 engr. t-p and 15 plates).
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A Recusant's Account of Religion in Englandfrom Henry VIII to Elizabeth I
Sanders, Nicholas (a.k.a., Sander, Saunder, Saunders).   Nicolai Sanderi ... De origine ac progressu schismatis Anglicani, libri tres: quibus historia continetur maxime ecclesiastica, annorum circiter sexaginta ... Romae: Typis Bartholomaei Bonfadini, 1586. 8vo. [4] ff., 500 pp., [18] ff.
$750.00
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Savonarola Instructs Young Priests onConfession
Savonarola, Girolamo.  Confessionale pro instructione confesso[rum]. [colophon: Venetiis: per Francisum de Bindonis, 21 April 1524]. Small square 8vo (14 cm; 5.5"). 98 [i.e., 96] ff.
$3500.00
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With a FAMOUS Printer's DeviceNicely Bound
Savonarola, Girolamo.  Reverendi P. fra. Hieronymi Savonarol[a]e in primam D. Ioannis epistolam & in alia sacr[a]e scriptur[a]e verba, igniti eloquii sermones nusqua[m] ante hac impressi. Quorum titulos, pagella sequens indicat. Venetiis: In officina ... Bernardini Stagnini, 1536. 8vo (15.5 cm; 6,125"). 103, [1] ff.
$2800.00
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A Title-Page Imageof Savonarola, a Fine Printer's Device, & Three Initials
Savonarola, Girolamo.  Fratris Hieronymi Savonarolae Ferrarie[n]sis expositiones in psalmos. Qui regis israel. Miserere mei deus. In te domine speravi. Item: Regulae quedam fructuosissimae ad omnes religiosos attinentes. Oratio, vel psalmus, Diligam te domine. [colophon: Venetiis: p[er] Franciscu[m] de Bindonis accuratissime ipresse, 1524]. 8vo (14.5 cm; 5.75"). 47 (of 48) ff., lacking final blank.
$3500.00

Pocket Savonarola First Complete Edition
Savonarola, Girolamo.  Reverendi P. fratris Hieronymi Savonarolae ordinis praedicatorum dialogus, cui titulus Solatium itineris mei. [colophon: Venetiis: per Ioannem Patauinum & Venturinum de Ruffinellis, 1535]. 16mo (10.9 cm; 4.375"). [83] of [84] ff., lacks final blank.
$2800.00
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Savonarola's Triumph
Savonarola, Girolamo.  [Trionfo della Croce]. Libro di frate Hieronymo da Ferrara dello ordine de frati predicatori: della verita della fede christiana, sopra il glorioso Trio[m]pho della Croce di Christo. Florence: Giovanni Stefano di Carlo da Pavia, 25 April 1516. 4to in 8's (20 cm, 7.875"). [76] of [80] ff.
$5500.00
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History of the Church Emphasis on BOOKS!
Schelhorn, Johann Georg.  Ergötzlichkeiten aus der kirchenhistorie und literatur. Ulm und Leipzig: Rosten der Bartholomäischen Handlung, 1762. 8vo (17.6 cm; 7"). I: [10], 185, [6], 188–374, [5], 380–566, [3], 572–746, [17] pp. II: [6], 188, [5], 194–380, [5], 386–567, [6], 578 –764, [14] pp. III: [7], 766–952, [5], 954–1139, [6], 1142–2128, [5], 2130–2282, [16] pp.
$375.00
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Scotching Rumors of aFemale Pope
Scherer, Georg.  Trattato del R. Padre Giorgio Scherer ... Nel quale con uerissime ragioni proua non esser vero, che già sia stato in Roma vna Donna Pontefice. In Venetia: Appresso i Gioliti, 1586. 8vo (16 cm; 6.375"). [6], 48, [2] pp.
$1350.00
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A Sessa Imprint without theCat & Mouse
Seneca, Lucius Annaeus.  Le tragedie di Seneca, tradotte da M. Lodovico Dolce. Venetia: Appresso Gio. Battista et Marchion Sessa F., [colophon: 1560]. 8vo (15.3 cm; 6"). [6], 347, [1 (blank)] ff.
$600.00
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English REFORMATION SatirePrinted in the 19th Century ON VELLUM
[Shepherd, Luke, fl.1548].  [drop-title] John Bon and mast person. [London]: [colophon: J. Smeeton, Printer], n.d. [1807 or 1808]. Small 4to (27 cm; 10.5"). [5] ff.
$1950.00
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The Roman EmpireDivided
Sigonio, Carlo. Historiarvm de occidentali imperio libri XX. Bononiae: Apud Societatem Typographiae Bononiensis, 1578. Folio (30.6 cm, 12"). A–E6 F8 G–Z6 AA–ZZ6 AAa–EEe6 (EEe3–4 lacking); 564 (i.e., 568) pp., [24] ff. (of which 2 ff. lacking).
$975.00

RADICAL Reformation DocumentsSocinianism
Socinus, Faustus.  Opera omnia in duos tomos distincta. Irenopoli [Amsterdam]: no publisher/printer [Frans Kuyper & Daniel Bakkamude], 1656 [i.e., 1668]. Folio (31.5 cm, 12.375"). 2 vols. I: [14] ff., 814 pp. (i.e., 848), incl. [16] ff. sectional titles. II: [2] ff., 812 pp. (i.e., 840), incl. [10] ff. sectional titles), [5] ff.
$3000.00
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Vettori onCicero
Vettori, Pietro.  Petri Victorii variarum lectionum libri XXV. Lugduni: Apud Joannem Temporalem, 1554. 4to. [alpha]4 [beta]2 a-z8 A-G8 H4 I-K8 L4 M8 N2 (-H4, blank); [6] ff., 486 pp., [31] ff.
$975.00
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