Title: Sacrosancti et oecumenici Concilii Tridentini, Paulo III. Julio III. et Pio IV, 1685
Author: Philippe Chifflet
Publisher: Lugduni, Sumptibus Petri Guillimin
Condition: Very Good
A 17th century account of The Council of Trent, originally held between 1545 and 1563 in Trent. It was the 19th ecumenical council of the Catholic Church. Prompted by the Protestant Reformation, it has been described as the embodiment of the Counter-Reformation.
There are three full page engravings of Popes Paul III, Julius III and Pius IV. There is an engraved title page.
One finely bound volume in 12mo, (22)+440+(86) pages
On note of condition, this volume is in very good shape, with light rubbing and wear to the boards, with slight chipping to the head of the spine. There is minor foxing and staining throughout.