Title: Het leven vande salighe Angela van Fulginio, 1628
Author: Pieter Rythovius; da Foligno Angela
Publisher: T’Antwerpen by C. Joachim Trognaesius
Condition: Very Good
A scarce first and only edition of Rythovius’s Life of the Saint Angela of Fulginio who became known as a mystic from her extensive writings about her mystical revelations in the late 13th century. Due to the respect those writings engendered in the Catholic Church she became known as "Mistress of Theologians". This edition is present with an engraved title page.
Worldcat records only 7 existing copies in libraries.
One vellum bound volume in 12mo, (16)+378+(14)
On note of condition, this volume is in very good shape, with little wear or rubbing to the vellum binding. There is some toning to the pages, with minor foxing throughout. The portrait of Saint Angela is lacking.