Author:Ribadeneira, Peter, translated From Spanish by W. P. Esq

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Lives of the Saints with Other Feasts of the Year According to the Roman Calendar

By: Ribadeneira, Peter, translated From Spanish by W. P. Esq.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: London, B. S.: 1730

Edition: Second Revised Edition

Seller ID: 11067


Leather has worn off the boards, corners are rounded, raised bands on the spine scuffed, repairs to hinges, insect damage to last few pages, light foxing and toning, but pages still supple. Overall condition good. ; Vol. 2; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 590 pages; Interesting association copy - this book has the bookplate of Robert James, Lord Petre, of Thorndon in Essex. He was a noted horticulturist, known for his hothouses where he grew exotic plants. He died in 1742 at the age of 29 from smallpox, and his gardens fell into ruins. View more info