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De descensu Iesu Christi ad inferos, ex Symbolo Apostolorum et Sacris Scripturis liber, 1586
(279 words)

Record ID

cp012716

Voet reference number

2435

Museum Plantin-Moretus

Author

Henricus VICUS (DE VICQ)

Title page transcription

DE DESCENSV ‖ IESV CHRISTI ‖ AD INFEROS, ‖ EX ‖ SYMBOLO APOSTOLO- ‖ RVM ET SACRIS SCRIPTVRIS ‖ LIBER: ‖ HENRICO VICO OOSTHOVII ‖ DOMINO AVCTORE. ‖ ⊕ 29 ‖ ANTVERPIAE, ‖ Ex officina Christophori Plantini, ‖ M.D.LXXXVI.

Collation

4⁰ [150]: A-T⁴, V⁶; pages 1-162, [163-164]

Fingerprint

Number of sheets

Pages

[1]: Title
[2]: Blank
3-10: Illustrissimo domino Philippo comiti Egmondano,…Henricus Vicus…(Armentières, 15 September 1585; marginals)
[11] -162: Text (marginals in roman type and italic type, words in greek type)
162: Errata (parts in italic type)
[163]: approbation (s. Thomas Stapletonus); Privilege (to H. Vicus: Antwerp, 27 September 1585, signed by S. de Grimaldi)
[164]: Blank

Edition information

Copies

Museum Plantin-Moretus
- A 16322

Heritage Library Hendrik Conscience Antwerp

Cambridge.

Bibliographical references

Reulens-de Backer, page 289 (1586, no. 2)

Online bibliographical references

Note 1

Theological treatise on the descent of Christ into purgatory.

Note 2

The work was already finished at the end of 1585, as Plantin, in his letter of 16 December 1585 to de Çayas, notes that he had printed two 'nouveaux livrets in 4to', one of them 'De Descensu Dni nostri Jesu Christi', 'mais d'autant qu'ils [= the two treatises] traictent ex professo les refutations des hereticques et que je n'estime pas qu'ils seroyent utiles par dela, j'envoye seulement les premieres feilles…' (Corr., VII, no. 1054).

Note 3

Listed in M 296, folio 4v (De Descensu Xri ad inferos, 4⁰, f[euilles] 20½, [price:] stuivers 7), M 164, folio 9r, and M 321.

Further reading

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“De descensu Iesu Christi ad inferos, ex Symbolo Apostolorum et Sacris Scripturis liber, 1586”, in: The Plantin Press Online. Consulted online on 23 July 2024 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004525863-cp012716>
First published online: 2024



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