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  • EH 48 B 13




    CATEGORY

    Polemics
    Against Christianity

    Prevenciones Divinas contra la Idolatria de las Gentes



    Polemical treatise by Isaac Orobio de Castro, copied by Abraham Machorro. Amsterdam, 1704.

    Prevenciones Divinas contra la / Idolatria de las Gentes. / Pruevase que todo quanto se havia / de inventar en el Christia / nismo, se lo previno Dios / a Israel en los Cinco / Libros de la Ley: Para / que advertido no pudiesse / caer en tales errores. / Por / El Doctor Ishac Orobio / de Castro. / Copiado en Amsterdam / Por Abraham Machorro. / Año 1704. Empeçado en 1° / Junio / y acabado en 1° Otubre / Año 1704.

    Contents:

    p. [1]: Title.

    p. [2], [4], 7-9, 326, [6]: blank.

    p. [3]: Second title.

    p. [5-8], 1-6: Preface.

    p. 10-325: Text.

    p. [1-5]: Index of chapters.

    For the author and his works cf. EH 48 C 12.

    Of the copyist several other works repose in this collection. cf. EH 48 B 05, 48 B 12 etc.

    Belonged to the collection of David Montezinos.


    Paper / Spanish / 28,8 x 22,4 cm. / [8] + 326 + [6] pp. / 35 lines to a page / Neat Iberian current writing / Title written in capital lettering in ornamental frame in aquatint / Catchwords at the bottom of each page / Contemporary gold-tooled leather binding / The title page, though not signed, is undoubtedly the work of Jacob Guedelha.


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