Lot 325: Americas.- Conceicao (F. Apollinario da), Primazia Serafica na Regiam da America, 1733.
November 16, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: Americas.- Conceicao (F. Apollinario da) Primazia Serafica na Regiam da America, first edition, title in red and black, woodcut initials and head-pieces, title with loss to outer margin and laid laid down, final f. with a few small holes within text and laid down, a few small marginal repairs at head, water-stained, heavier at ends, 20th century calf-backed marbled boards, gilt spine in compartments and with red leather label, [Borba de Moraes 1:195; Sabin 15099], 4to, Lisbon, Antonio de Sousa da Silva, 1733. ⁂ 'This history of the Franciscan order in America is an excellent reference work and very scarce.' (Borba de Moraes).