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Andreae, Jakob (1528-1590) Colloquium Mompelgartense.

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2865B
Lot:
87
Sold for:
$523$425

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2865B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 15, 2015 11:00AM

Description:

Andreae, Jakob (1528-1590) Colloquium Mompelgartense. Tubingen: Gruppenbach, 1587.
First German edition of Andreae's account of the Colloquy of Montbeliard, text in fraktur throughout, in contemporary blind tooled alum-tawed pigskin over wooden boards, hardware removed, binding damaged, 7 3/4 x 6 in.
Andreae and Theodore Beza led the Colloquy, which served as a forum for theological debates between Calvinist and Lutheran theologians.
Estimate $400-600


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Keywords

Andreae Beza, Andreae, Colloquy, Fraktur, Monarchomachs, Protestant Reformers, Reformation in Switzerland, Theodore Beza

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