May 17th, 2013 World Information Society Day May 17th, 2013 National Defense Transportation Day May 18th, 2013 Armed Forces Day May 19th, 2013 Pentecost May 20th, 2013 Whit Monday May 21st, 2013 World Day for Cultural Diversity May 22nd, 2013 World Biological Diversity Day May 22nd, 2013 National Maritime Day May 25th, 2013 African Liberation Day May 26th, 2013 Trinity Sunday May 27th, 2013 Jefferson Davis Birthday May 27th, 2013 Memorial Day May 29th, 2013 International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers May 30th, 2013 Corpus Christi May 31st, 2013 World No Tobacco Day June 1st, 2013 Statehood Day June 3rd, 2013 Jefferson Davis Birthday June 4th, 2013 World Day for Child Victims of Aggression June 5th, 2013 World Environment Day June 6th, 2013 Isra and Mi'raj June 8th, 2013 World Oceans Day June 11th, 2013 Kamehameha Day June 12th, 2013 World Day Against Child Labour June 14th, 2013 Flag Day June 14th, 2013 World Blood Donor Day June 16th, 2013 Father's Day June 17th, 2013 World Day to Combat Desertification June 17th, 2013 Bunker Hill Day
Lactantius Opera Early Incunabulum Rome 1474 Divine Institutions Incunabula For Sale
Author: Lactantius, Lucius
Title: Opera. Ed: Angelus
Sabinus. Add: S. Venantius Honorius Clementianus Fortunatus: De Resurrectione
Imprint: Rome: Ulrich Han
(Udalricus Gallus) and Simon Nicolai Chardella, 12 Feb. 1474
257ff. (of 260, lacking two blanks (fol I and 15). And
register leaf (supplied in photocopy) thus textual complete. No sale record
found. A early incunabula.
reasonably wide margined copy. First 40 leaves, margin repaired, book is filled with
marginalia, partly cut off. Still a tall copy. 29 cm.
century green Morocco binding. FOLIO 30 cm.
This work contains
Divine Institutions (Divinarum Institutionum Libri VII),
written between 303 and 311. This is the most important of the writings of
Lactantius. As an apologetic treatise it was intended to point out the futility
of pagan beliefs and to establish the reasonableness and truth of Christianity
as a response to pagan critics. It was also the first attempt at a systematic
exposition of Christian theology in Latin.
2. De Ira
Dei ("On the Wrath of God"), directed
against the Stoics and Epicureans, dealing with anthropomorphic deities.
Phoenix (De phoenice carmen) tells the story of the : death and rebirth of that
mythical bird. That poem in turn appears to have been the
principal source for the famous Anglo-Saxon poem to which the modern title The
Phoenix is given.
4. De opificio dei vel
formatione hominis medical
treatise preserving the views of the time on
embryology, gynaecology, anatomy and physiology, mentioning the determination
of sex, the origin of semen,
resurrectione Christi. Wrongly ascribed to Lactantius,
but in faxt written by Venantius Honorius Clementianus Fortunatus
(c.530–c.600/609), a Latin poet and hymnodist, and a Bishop of the early
HAIN 9811, Goff L6, GW
(you can click on this link)
READ: EU CUSTOMERS + 6 % VAT, Paypal is okay but in Euro!
On Feb-19-13 at 19:29:32 PST, seller added the following information:
On Feb-20-13 at 05:38:58 PST, seller added the following information:
Here is the correct link to ISTC
This item has been shown 523 times.
Lactantius Opera Early Incunabulum Rome 1474 Divine Institutions Incunabula: $3,150