Image Not Available

Introduction [sic] del symbolo de la fe, en la qual se trata de las excelencias de la fe, y de los dos principales mysterios della, que son la creacion del mundo, y la redempcion del genero humano, con otras cosas anexas a estos dos mysterios, repartidas en quatro partes . de nuevo . corregida y emendada en esta tercera impression.

Granada, Luis de.

Published by por los herederos de M. Gast, Salamanca, 1585
Hardcover
From SessaBks (ABAA, ILAB) (Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since April 10, 2001

Quantity Available: 1

About this Item

The Oxford Companion to Spanish Literature calls this work "the devotional masterpiece of Luis de Granada" and expands: "The Dominican's longest work, it [is] . . . an encyclopedia of Christian religion in the light of the Spanish conception of the world" ( p. 293). It was first published in 1583: This edition contains parts one through four; a fifth part appeared in 1588. Printed in double-column format, roman type, this has headlines in italic and offers woodcut headpieces and initials. Binding: Late 19th- or early 20th-century mottled calf, spine brightly gilt extra with author and title gilt on red leather label, speckled edges. Binder's label of Jaime M. Alves, Lisbon. Provenance: Contemporary ownership signatures of Ruy Gago and Cristobal Martinez at top of title-page; 20th-century bookplate of Alfonso Cassuto. Folio. 4 parts in 1 vol. I: [10] ff., 188 pp., [2] ff. II: 221, [1] p., [1] f. (lacking pp. 3?18). III: 153, [1] pp., [1] f. IV: 126 pp., [1] f. Palau 108157. Bound as above, a little scuffed with boards lightly bumped at corners and spine still notably shiny. Bookplate "Biblioteca Alfonso Cassuto" on front pastedown and small embossed stamp of same to main title-page and section titles. Some sections browned or with foxing, and with light, limited waterstaining in others; last section and a few other places with generally marginal worming that can or cost a few letters; lacking the prologue leaves of part II. Short closed tear in bottom margin of one leaf from a natural paper flaw; last leaf with corner repaired. A solid, handsome volume though not quite complete, offering a text of great repute and importance. Bookseller Inventory # 32627

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: Introduction [sic] del symbolo de la fe, en ...

Publisher: por los herederos de M. Gast, Salamanca

Publication Date: 1585

Binding: Hardcover

Store Description

Mail order only.

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

Everything is guaranteed to be as described, everything is offered subject to prior sale, everything is sold as on approval; all prices are net, with postage, handling, and insurance extra.

Anything sent may be returned for any reason within 5 days of receipt, although
prior notice is required and the returned item must be packed according to our instructions; credit will be applied when the item has arrived back at PRB&M in the same condition as when shipped and will include postage both ways i...

More Information
Shipping Terms:

Unless we are otherwise instructed, delivery in the U.S. is typically by USPS priority mail on orders $300 and under and by UPS ground service on orders over that, with overnight or second-day delivery readily arrangeable at an additional charge; shipment abroad is by USPS air mail service.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check Money Order PayPal Bank Draft Bank/Wire Transfer