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[RELIGIOUS WORKS IN SEVENTH century leather] -OLIER Monsieur, Catechisme chrestien pour la vie intérieure. 265 pp. including title and privilege. [Followed by] Introduction to the Christian life and virtues. [7] ff. including title, approvals, privilege and table, 370 pp. 1] f. approval and privilege. [Followed by] La Journée chrestienne. 1st part: 215 pp. including title, preface, table; 2nd part: 185 pp., [3] pp. table, approval, privilege. Paris, Langlois, 1662. 3 treatises in a large volume in-12, contemporary red morocco in the style of Du Seuil, spine with 5 ornate nerves, gilt roulette on the edges and inside, gilt edges. Wear to the nerves and corners, one corner very dull, old stains and wetness to the binding. Yellowed paper. Minor defects. -Novum Jesu Christi Testamentum vulgatae Editionis. Parisiis, e Typographia Regia (Imprimerie Royale), 1649. 2 volumes in-16, contemporary red morocco in the style of Du Seuil, spine with 5 nerves decorated, gilt roulette on the edges, gilt edges. [16] ff. including engraved faux-title, title, preface, and index, 323 pp., 100 pp. Spine worn, binding rubbed and stained. Paper yellowed. Small engraved vignettes and endpapers. Text set in pen. 3 old bookplates cancelled on the title and on page 1 of volume I, and on the false title of volume II. -Psalms of David. New translation according to the Hebrew. Paris, Le Petit, 1665. In-12 red morocco late seventeenth-early eighteenth century , spine with five ornate nerves, triple gilt fillet on the boards, double fillet on the edges, inner gilt border, gilt edges. [8] ff. including engraved frontispiece (David playing the harp), title, To the reader, Avertissement, Matines and Vespers, 427 pp, [8] pp. table, privilege. Headband. Covers and corners worn and missing, traces of rubbing and wetness on the boards. Remains of printed paper stuck to the back covers. That is 4 volumes. In the state.

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