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Peramas, [Joseph Emmanuel] 
'DE VITA ET MORIBUS TREDECIM VIRORUM PARAGUAYCORUM'. FAENZA: TYPOGRAPHIA ARCHII, 1793
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 2,750 USD
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Peramas, [Joseph Emmanuel] 
'DE VITA ET MORIBUS TREDECIM VIRORUM PARAGUAYCORUM'. FAENZA: TYPOGRAPHIA ARCHII, 1793
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 2,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Peramas, [Joseph Emmanuel] 
'DE VITA ET MORIBUS TREDECIM VIRORUM PARAGUAYCORUM'. FAENZA: TYPOGRAPHIA ARCHII, 1793
8vo (7 7/8 x 5 1/4 in.; 200 x 134mm). Title-page vignette, 2 folding printed tables, 1 folding engraved plate; repair to closed tear on title, two library stamps on title (C. di Faenza), one or two splits to folds of plates, small hole to Owith loss of a few letters. Contemporary marbled boards; boards rubbed, corners bumped.
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Provenance

Sotheby's London, 2 December 1999, lot 174

Literature

Medina BHA 5584; Sabin 60857

Catalogue Note

A rare first-hand account of the Guarani Missions.  The extended posthumous second edition, which contains 13 biographies of Jesuits who were in the Paraguay missions during the period of their expulsion. The folding map is an aerial view of the Jesuit Guarani settlement of Santa Maria de la Candelaria.   

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