Lot 394: Carranzam. SUMMA OMNIUM CONCILIORUM. Rouen: 1641.
December 1, 2016
Falls Church, VA, USALive Auction
Description: [Church Councils/Popes] Carranza. SUMMA OMNIUM CONCILIORUM ET PONTIFICUM, Collecta per F. Barth. Carranzam Miranden. ordinis Praedicatorum. Accesserunt etiam statuta quaedam synodalia Parisiensis Rothomagi [Rouen]: Joannim de la Mars, 1641. Armorial bookplate on unprinted verso of title: David Smyth of Methuen, Esq. The first David Smith was born in 1683 and died in 1732. The bookplate was probably engraved for his son, David Smith, Esq (1746-1806), Appointed as a judge in 1763. One of the Lord Commissioners of the Justiciary, 1796-1804. First published in 1624. Thick 8vo. Full leather, sprinkled edges, gilt decorated spine. Joints split, covers bowed. Pencil to eps. Narrow inner margin. Dark stain to last few lines of some pages toward end of the volume. Light dampstain mostly to lower margin of other pages in 2nd half of volume. Text otherwise very good. 1.2 Lb.