Aurea Diui Thome Aquinatis Ordinis Predicatorum doctoris angelici Summa contra gentiles: malleus hereticorum merito, nuncupata: magna dilige[n]tia nuper recognita: multis q[ue] de era[n]t hac vltima impressione repositis adiecto etia[m] indice. Thomas Aquinas.
Aurea Diui Thome Aquinatis Ordinis Predicatorum doctoris angelici Summa contra gentiles: malleus hereticorum merito, nuncupata: magna dilige[n]tia nuper recognita: multis q[ue] de era[n]t hac vltima impressione repositis adiecto etia[m] indice...
Aurea Diui Thome Aquinatis Ordinis Predicatorum doctoris angelici Summa contra gentiles: malleus hereticorum merito, nuncupata: magna dilige[n]tia nuper recognita: multis q[ue] de era[n]t hac vltima impressione repositis adiecto etia[m] indice...

Aurea Diui Thome Aquinatis Ordinis Predicatorum doctoris angelici Summa contra gentiles: malleus hereticorum merito, nuncupata: magna dilige[n]tia nuper recognita: multis q[ue] de era[n]t hac vltima impressione repositis adiecto etia[m] indice...

1521. Lugduni [Lyon]: Sumptu honesti veri Jacobi q. Fra[n]cisci de Giunta [et] socioru[m], 1521.

8vo, [8], CCCXIIII leaves [321 leaves], errors in foliation, title page in red and black with woodcut vignette of St. Thomas within full page woodcut border. Old limp vellum, backstrip lettered by hand, tail-band deteriorating, loss to margin of front free endpaper, some dampstaining and worming, a good copy with a modern bookplate on the front free endpaper and an early note at the foot of the title page "Coll. Par. Soc. Jesu."

§ An uncommon edition of Summa contra gentiles, one of Aquinas's best known treatises, written to explain and defend Christianity to nonbelievers, probably for the use of missionaries. OCLC: 53048260 (and other records). A scholarly collector has numbered the leaves in pencil and tipped in notes on the copy to the rear. Item #124004

Price: $2,750.00

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