De Rebus christianorum ante Constantinum Magnum Commentarii

By: Mosheim, Johann Lorenz (1693-1755)

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Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket


The book is in good- antiquarian condition. 3/4 leather with marbled hard boards. Leather is scuffed and rubbed with some lacks at the joints and spine tips. Five raised bands to spine, red leather and gilt label still present and attractive. Title page has a wonderful engraving of Christ fishing in the boat with his disciples. [xii] 988, [26] pp, two indices, errata. Entirely in Latin. Text is clean, occasional foxing, some nice head and tail pieces including one illustrated one showing Jesus again, occasional marginalia neatly done, beautiful marbled edges to the paper. Commentaries on the Works of the Christians before Constantine the Great has been called "a very learned and ingenious work" (Maclaine). Here in the first editon. . "Mosheim's most important and most lasting achievements are in the field . the historical theology of church and dogma history his numerous and valuable writings belong to these disciplines, his historical lectures were the most appreciated, his research in this field have earned him the greatest fame and he shall most practiced an epochal influence: he is how he has been called by right, the father of modern church historians "(ADB); 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 988 pages

Title: De Rebus christianorum ante Constantinum Magnum Commentarii

Author Name: Mosheim, Johann Lorenz (1693-1755)

Categories: Language -- Latin, Religion - Church History,

Publisher: Helmstad, Christian Frideric Weygand: 1753

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 7920

Keywords: Church History,