A Venerable Eighteenth-Century Treatise Based on the Decretals of Gregory IX Pichler, Veit [1670-1736]. Jus Canonicum Secundum Quinque Decretalium Titulos Gregorii Papae IX. Explicatum, Exhibens Succincta, Et Clara Methodo Omnes Materias in Scholis Tractari, & In Praxi Quotidiana Frequentius Occurrere Solitas, Nobilioresque Controversias, Ex Jure Naturali, Divino, Canonico, Imo & Civili Solide Decisas, Solutis Passim Adversantium Argumentis. Editio Nunc Primum Secundo Tomo Locupletata, In Quo Decisiones Casuum Ad Singulos Decretalium Titulos Explicantur. Venice: Apud Nicolaum Pezzana, 1750. Two volumes in one book. [vi], 730, ; [viii], 344 pp. Main text in double columns. Folio (13-1/4" x 9"). Contemporary calf, gilt spine with raised bands and lettering piece, endpapers rouged. Moderate rubbing to boards, heavier rubbing to extremities with wear to board edges and head of spine, chipping to foot of spine, front board beginning to separate but secure, rear hinge cracked. Title page of Volume I printed in red and black. Moderate toning, light foxing in places, light soiling and offsetting to preliminaries and rear endleaves, contemporary inscription to front free endpaper, which has a few creases along its gutter. $350. * Later edition. Pichler, a Jesuit theologian and canon lawyer, held law professorships in Dillingen, Ingolstadt and Munich. His highly regarded Jus Canonicum was first published in 1701 and went through several editions and reissues during the eighteenth century. OCLC locates 5 copies of the 1750 edition in North America, 1 in a law library (Harvard). This edition not in Ferreira-Ibarra.
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