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BERNARD OF CLAIRVAUX, Saint, attributed author.

Speculu[m] divini amoris, rithmico Carmine instar dialogi dulcissime decurre[n]. quo pius Lector miru[m] in modu[m] ad heroicas excitatur virtutes.

Cologne, Que[n]tell, 1505 Stock Code: 131672
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Scarce edition of Bernard of Clairvaux's work the mirror of godly love.

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Description

Octavo (140 x 102 mm). 19th century marbled boards, neatly rebacked preserving the original spine.

Illustrations

Printed in Roman type.

Condition

Engraved bookplate of George Klotz M. D. of Frankfurt am Main to front pastedown. Small round wormholes to lower margin throughout, in-filled in places; title darkened, final two gatherings with damp mark to the upper and lower margin, final blank verso annotated in an early hand, with a couple of other marginal notes; a very good copy.

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