Saint Augustine, Of the citie of God: with the learned comments of Io. Lodovicus Vives. Englished first by J. H[ealey.] And now in this second edition compared with the Latine originall, and in very many places corrected and amended. of Hippo Augustine, Saint.
Saint Augustine, Of the citie of God: with the learned comments of Io. Lodovicus Vives. Englished first by J. H[ealey.] And now in this second edition compared with the Latine originall, and in very many places corrected and amended
Saint Augustine, Of the citie of God: with the learned comments of Io. Lodovicus Vives. Englished first by J. H[ealey.] And now in this second edition compared with the Latine originall, and in very many places corrected and amended

Saint Augustine, Of the citie of God: with the learned comments of Io. Lodovicus Vives. Englished first by J. H[ealey.] And now in this second edition compared with the Latine originall, and in very many places corrected and amended

London: printed by G. Eld and M. Flesher, 1620. Second edition in English, the first with the Latin text parallel; folio in 6s, pp. [18], 861 [i.e. 860], [4] index; collating: [par.]⁴ A-4D⁶, lacking the initial blank; printer's woodcut device on title page, woodcut ornament and initials; small hole in bottom blank margin of title, the title with 2 or 3 small neat repairs on verso, second and third leaf with slight dampstains and rough fore-edges; 20th century full brown cloth; text block very good, the binding utilitarian. "The first five books deal with the polytheism of Rome, the second five with Greek philosophy, particularly Platonism and Neo-Platonism (which are see as leading inevitably to Christianity in which their problems are finally resolved), and the last twelve books with the history of time and eternity as set out in the Bible" (Printing and the Mind of Man). PMM 3 (for the editio princeps of 1467); STC 917. Item #58904

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