Title: Sponsus Sanguinum Ofte den Bloedighen Bruydegom Onser Zielen; Bound With; Thalamvs Sponsi oft t'Bruydegoms Beddeken, 1623
Author: Michiel Sachmoorter
Publisher: Antwerpen, By Geeraerdt van Wolsschaten
An extremely scarce early 17th century first edition of Sachmoorter’s successful devotional treatise on the Lord’s Passion. Additionally bound is Thalamvs Sponsi oft t'Bruydegoms Beddeken.
The text is printed in a gothic font, accompanied with two engraved title pages, and 20 full page plates, though the plate of the Fifth Station is lacking.
Additionally bound is Thalamvs Sponsi oft t'Bruydegoms Beddeken, also by Sachmoorter
Worldcat records eight existing copies of the first work in libraries, and 7 of the second work.
One volume in 18mo, (32)+211+(1), (4)+318+(6) pages, 2 engraved plates, and 20 plates
This volume is in good shape, with some rubbing and wear to the binding, stress to the spine, and part of the title label to the spine lacking. The first title page has been mounted onto thicker paper. There is scattered staining throughout.