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PROMPTVARIVM MORALE
Stapleton, Thomas.

PROMPTVARIVM MORALE

svper Evangelia dominicalia totivs anni:. Ad instructionem concionatorum. Reformationem peccatorum consolationem piorum. Ex Sacris Scripturis, SS. Patribus, & optimis quibusque authoribus studiosè collectum: authore Thoma Stapletono. Editio altera, ab ipso authore aucta & recognita Pars Aestivalis. Roman I.Euangelium virtus Dei est, in salutem omni credenti. Antverpiae, in Officia Plantiniana Apud Viduam, & Ioannem Moretum 1593.
[xvi] + 640pp. + [xvi]. T.p. device, dec. initial letters. Latin text. Inscription to t.p., minor adhesion loss to pp.110-1 and 130-1, ink numbering to pastedown, light browning, contemporary intricately blind tooled vellum, some soiling, AE in ink to spine, remains of brass hinges only. Thomas Stapleton (1535–1598) Roman Catholic theologian. Lettered in blind to the upper ECCE AGNUS DEI QUI TOLLIT PECCATA MUNDI, loosely translating to ‘This is the Lamb of God, who takes away the sins of the world’. Lettered in blind to the lower vellum board ‘MORS VBI EST TVVS ACVLEVS VBI VICTORIA TVA INFERNE, again loosely translating to ‘Death where is thy sting, hell thy victory.’
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