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Compendio storico della vita e miracoli del Beato Francesco Caracciolo, fondatore de' Cherici Regolari Minori / scritto da Agostino Cencelli sacerdote dello stess'ordine.

Author: Cencelli, Agostino, 1860-1924.
Contributor(s): Zempel, Giovanni, active 1730-1795 [printer] |
Altieri, Giovanni Battista [former owner] |
Aboussouan, Camille, 1919-2013 [former owner].
Production / publication: In Roma : Nella Stamperia di Giovanni Zempel ..., MDCCLXIX [1769] Description: XVI, 254 pages : illustration ; 25 cm (4to).General note: Signatures: a-b⁴ A-Ii⁴. Dedication by Michele Recio to Pope Clement XIV. Engraved portrait on verso of leaf A1.Ownership note: Personal copy of Cardinal Giovanni Battista Altieri, Gand-Prior of England between 1755-1782; unidentified oval book label with a cipher incorporating the initials "C.R.L." (or "R.L.C."?), and with motto ‘Vita sine litteris mors est’ on front pastedown; bookplate of Camille Aboussouan (1919-2013) depicting a hermaphrodite minotaur on front pastedown. Purchased for the Library of the Order of St John from Sotheby's in June 1993.Binding note: Armorial binding of brown morocco with gold-stamped arms of Cardinal Giovanni Battista Altieri superimposed on an eight-pointed Maltese cross in the centre of boards; decorative border with floriated and foliage motifs.Hierarchical place name: Rome.Subject(s): Franciscus Caracciolo, de Neapoli, -1316 | Christian saints -- Italy -- Biography
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Signatures: a-b⁴ A-Ii⁴. Dedication by Michele Recio to Pope Clement XIV. Engraved portrait on verso of leaf A1.

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