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Gilt Vellum Binding withthe Papal Coat of Arms
[Tagliaferri, Johannes Baptista].  Manuscript on paper, in Latin. “De executiva et inspectiva ecclesiae potestatibus disputatio.” [Rome?: ca. 1831–44?]. Folio (32 cm; 12.5"). [7] ff., 371 pp.
$1275.00
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The NorthernmostMAYAN DialectTwo “Firsts”
Tapia Zenteno, Carlos de.  Noticia de la lengua huasteca ... con cathecismo, y doctrina christiana para su instruccion ... enchiridion sacramental para su administracion, con todo lo que parece necessario hablar en ella los neoministros y copioso diccionario para facilitar su inteligencia. Mexico: En la Imprenta de la Bibliotheca Mexicana, 1767. 4to (20 cm, 7.785"). [5] ff., 128 pp.
$8500.00
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Jesuit Devotional Work inOriginal BindingEvidence of Readership
Tausch, Caspar.  Fontes Salvatoris è quibus viae purgatiuae, illuminatiuae, unitiuae saluberrima fluenta dimanant. Antverpiae: Apud Ioannem Mevrsivm, 1643. 12mo (14.7 cm; 5.75"). 378, [2] pp., [2(blank)] ff.
$500.00
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Anglican Moral Theology from“the Shakespeare of Divines”
Taylor, Jeremy.  Ductor dubitantium, or the rule of conscience in all her generall measures; serving as a great instrument for the determination of cases of conscience. London: Pr. by James Flesher for Richard Royston, 1660. Folio (32 cm, 12.6"). 2 vols. I: Add. engr. t.-p., [6], xl, 559, [1] pp.; 1 plt. II: [2], 558, [2] pp.
$1500.00
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Controversial Apocalyptic Analysis”
   [Controversial being ONE Word for It!]
Taylor, Lauchlan.  An essay on some important passages of the revelation of the apostle John; compared with correspondent passages of the book of Daniel. Second edition, with additions. Edinburgh: Pr. for the author, 1770. 8vo (20 cm, 7.9"). 248 pp.
[SOLD]
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Receiving the Habit of a Third Order: Tzintzuntzan, 1790
Tercero Orden de Penitencia de Nuestro Seraphico Padre San Francisco.   Broadside. Begins: Patente del habito de el Tercero Orden de Penitencia de Nuestro Seraphico Padre S. Francisco. [Mexico]: No publisher/printer, ca. 1780–90. Folio (31.2 cm; 12.5"). [1] p.
$550.00
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Don't Let theTitle Mislead You
[drop-title] Tolerancia. [México, 1866]. Small 4to. 15 pp.
$275.00

Augustinian Text Translated by aJesuit
Tomé de Jesus.  Travagli di Giesu. Venetia: Nicolò Pezzana, 1666. 4to (23.3 cm; 9.125"). [8], 372, 377–80, 373–6, 381–572, [12] pp.
$250.00
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On theFirst Great Jesuit Martyr
Torsellino, Orazio.  De vita S. Francisci Xaverii, qui primus e Societate Jesu in Indiam & Japoniam evangelium invexit, libri sex.... Rothomagi: Apud Joannem de Manneville, 1571 [sic for 1671]. 12mo (15.5 cm; 6.125"). [6] ff., 480 pp.
$600.00
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Art/ArchitectureFolio ExtraImposing!
Valentini, Agostino.  La patriarcale basilica Liberiana. Roma: a spese di Agostino Valentini, 1839. Folio extra (47.5 cm; 18.75"). [4] ff., 118 pp.; 1 fold. plt., 102 plts.
$600.00
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Wise, WARM Advice to aYoung Philadelphia Woman
V[aux], R[oberts].  Autograph Sentiment Signed (with initials) for Isabella Walsh. [Philadelphia]: 18 January 1828. Small 4to. 1 p.
$75.00
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CondemningProbabilism & Jansenism
Velasco, Tomás de.  Breviloquio moral practico, en que se contienen las sesenta y cinco proposiciones prohibidas por N. SS. P. Innocencio XI declaradas por via de expugnacion ... Mexico: Por la Viuda de Bernardo Calderon, 1681. Small 8vo (14.5 cm; 5.75"). [10], 35, xii., [8] ff.
$4250.00
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History of the HospitallersFirst English Edition
Vertot, René Aubert, abbé de.  The history of the Knights of Malta. London: Pr. for G. Strahan, F. Gyles, Woodman & Lyon, et al., 1728. Tall folio (34.3 cm, 13.5"). 2 vols. I: [8], 487, [1], 180 pp.; 1 fold. map, 2 maps, 49 plts. II: [2], 220, 143, [1], 196, [24 (index)], 3, [1 (adv.)] pp.; 22 plts., 1 fold. map, 1 double-p. map.
$4600.00
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A Manual for Inquisitors withInterrogation Questions
Vilaplana, Hermenegildo.  Enchiridion canonico-morale de confessario ad inhonesta, & turpia solicitante: nec non de decretis, & constitutionibus pontificiis ad hoc nefarium crimen exterminandum emanantis. Mexico: ex typographia editioni Bibliothecae Mexicanae destinata, 1765. 4to (20 cm; 7.75"). [14] ff., 217 pp.
$1200.00
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Special Emphasis on Indigenous Practices & a Confessionary in Nahuatl
Puebla Imprint, Puebla Provenance
Villavicencio, Diego Jaimes Ricardo.  Luz y methodo de confesar idolatras, y destierro de idolatrias, debajo del tratado siguiente. Tratado de avisos, y puntos importantes, de la abominable seta de la idolatria. Puebla de los Angeles: Imprenta de Diego Fernandez de Leon, 1692. 4to (21 cm; 8.25"). [14] ff., 36 pp., pp. 40–131, 133–36; 51, [1 (blank)] pp., [1] f.
$8000.00
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Anti-British Commentary & anEarly American Catholicum
Walsh, Robert, Jr.  An appeal from the judgments of Great Britain respecting the United States of America. Part first, containing an historical outline of their merits and wrongs as colonies; and strictures upon the calumnies of the British writers. Philadelphia: Pub. by Mitchell, Ames, and White; W. Brown, Pr., 1819. 8vo. lvi, 512 pp. (without the errata slip).
[SOLD]
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Big Painting / Miniature Tribute
Weber, Francis J.  The Last Supper. [San Fernando, CA]: Junípero Serra Press, 1998. Miniature (6 cm, 2.35"). [6], 10, [4] pp.
$45.00
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Clandestinely Printed
White, Thomas.  An apology for Rushworth's Dialogues. Wherein the exceptions of the Lords Falkland and Digby are answer'd: and the arts of their commended Daillé discover'd. Paris [really, England]: Jean Billain [really, a clandestine press], 1654. 12mo (14.2 cm; 5.125"). [8] ff., 261 pp., [1 (blank)] p., lacks final blank.
$395.00
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Bulls Bow Down & Fiends Are Powerless
[IN ITALIAN]
Ximénez, Mateo.  Compendio della vita del beato Sebastiano d'Apparizio, laico professo dell'ordine de' Minori Osservanti del Padre S. Francesco della provincia del Santo Evangelio nel Messico. Roma: Stamperia Salomoni, 1789. 4to (24.2 cm, 9.5"). xvi pp., port., 228 pp., [1] f. [with] Coleccion de estampas que representan los principales pasos, echos, y prodigios del Bto.. Frai Sebastian de Aparizio, relig[ios]o. franciscano de la provincia del S[an]to Evangelio de Mexico. Dispuesta por el R.P. Fr. Mateo Ximenez. Roma: por el incisor Pedro Bombelli, 1789. 4to (23.5 cm, 9.125"). Engr. title, [100] of [129] plts.
$7500.00
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Two Manuscripts . . .
Ybrillos, Spain. Ecclesiastical Cabildo. Manuscript. On paper, in Spanish. Calahorra, 12 July 1750. Folio (31 cm; 12.25"). [17] ff. [bound with and after] Castildelgado, Spain. Manuscript. On paper, in Spanish. Castildelgado, 22 April 1664. Folio (31 cm; 12.25"). [10] ff.
$575.00

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