Place Published: Amsterdam
Date Published: 1755
Edition: 2nd Edition
Binding: Hard Cover
Second edition. Text in french. 3-3/4 x 6-1/2 inches. (2),[i]-;xxii,25-40pp;-383pp.(3),[i]-LXXXIXpp. Contemporary full leather with 5 bands and elaborate gilt decorations and dark red leather label with gilt type on spine and worn corners and spine ends. Contemporary marbled endpapers with previous owner's bookplate, Dr. Moriz Grolig in Wien, (Photograph of two men, one seated the other standing, in a room. The wall behind them is filled with books) on front flyleaf. Inside pages are agetoned with some sporadic light foxing. Some handwriting, perhaps Moritz on bottom title page and one other title page just after p383. Overall good condition.
Includes letter by the bishop of Montpellier, Charles Joachim Colbert, to the King of France.
Letters of a theologian to a bishop on this important issue if allowed to approve the Jesuits to preach and to confess increased again for a response to a prelate's refusal that Mr. Cardinal de Noailles made its powers to the Jesuits
Previous edition first published in 1716, 2 volumes, Lettres D'Un Theologien A Un Evêque Sur cette question importante: S'il est permis d'approuver les Jésuites pour prêcher & pour confesser..
Very Good. Item #1607