Biblical Teachings of Pope Leo XIII Catholicism 1902 lovely vellum bindingBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Religion, Christianity, Vellum Bindings, Pope Leo XIII, Biblical Exegesis).
Institutiones Biblicae ad Mentem Leonis XIII Pont. Max, by Augustino Dondero.
Published 1902, Genoa by Typis Archepiscopalibus.
533 pages. Text in Latin.
Period 1/2 vellum binding, smooth spine, gilt bands, gilt title lettering on contrasting red leather label, marbled covers. Binding remains clean, tight, and sound, lower blank margin corner crease to t.p. and first few pages.
Book remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 9 3/4" H x 6 1/2" W.