ACTON (JOHN)] Constitutiones legitime seu legatine regionis anglicane: cu[m] sutilissima interpretatione d[omini] Johannis de Athon, Paris, [Wolfgang Hopyl and Hanse de Coblenz, 1504]
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ACTON (JOHN)]
Constitutiones legitime seu legatine regionis anglicane: cu[m] sutilissima interpretatione d[omini] Johannis de Athon, Paris, [Wolfgang Hopyl and Hanse de Coblenz, 1504]
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Lot Details
[ACTON (JOHN)]
Constitutiones legitime seu legatine regionis anglicane: cu[m] sutilissima interpretatione d[omini] Johannis de Athon, black letter, printed in red and black throughout, title with large woodcut illustration of St. George and the Dragon, pictorial parts title, one half-page illustration, woodcut initials, without final blank, a few earlier marginal annotations, scattered single wormholes throughout (extending to small trail in one place for several leaves), very light dampstain towards end, later calf, rebacked [STC 17108; Beale T404], folio (265 x 190mm.), Paris, [Wolfgang Hopyl and Hanse de Coblenz, 1504]

Footnotes

  • ONE OF THE EARLIEST TREATISES ON ENGLISH CANON LAW. Whilst William Lyndewood is often listed as the author, STC notes that this treatise is not by him, differing from his Provinciale seu Constitutiones Anglie (STC 17107).
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