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Title: Orationes Selectae, opera, et studio Christophori Wahl, Societatis Jesu Sacerdotis.] Interpretationes, ac notis ad usum Scholarum illustratae. Tomulus Primus (-Secundus). 2 vols.
Description: 4. (Tyrnau, Hungary), Typis Academicis Societatis Jesu, 1754, 2 vols in-8, title in red & bl. with woodengraved vignet + (12) + 445 pp + (11)(index) ; title + 444 pp + (8)(index), contemporary full leather (rather severely worn, joints of volume I weak), with the manuscript ex-libris of Joannes Henricus Bormans, Trudonopolitanus, 1822. (Lacks probably a third volume, but each vol. complete and indexed as such). Schoolbook published by the Jesuit order at their printing press in Turgau (Presburg, Hungary). The Jesuits established a printing press in Vienna in 1551 which was closed 4 years later. In 1577 the equipment was transferred to Turgau where it was intermittently used by the Jesuits until 1775 when it was finally acquired by the university of Turgau. Very rare. We could not find a copy via WorldCat. .

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Price: EUR 400.00 = appr. US$ 434.74 Seller: Antiquariaat Wim de Goeij
- Book number: 12843