Amici usque ad Aram, seu Vinculum Mortuale inter DD. Sodales Congreationis Bea-tissimæ Virginis Annuntiatæ ex Foedere Mariano Elvaci inchoatum Anno M.DC.LXIV. Renovatum Ad Titulare Annuntiatio-nis Festum Anno M.DC.LXXXI.

By: SODALITY OF THE BLESSED VIRGIN MARY, DILLIGEN, GERMANY.

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"Contents consists of lists of supporters of the Sodality of the divided into three parts: first ecclesiastical persons with the name, title and town (98 names). Second are secular persons, again with name, title and town (50 names). Finally, ""Defuncti"" organized under date (60 names). ""The Sodality of the Blessed Virgin Mary was founded in 1563 at Rome in the Roman College of the Society of Jesus. The actual founder was John Leunis... in the afternoon when school was over...Leunis gathered together...the most zealous of his pupils for prayer and pious exercises, especially for devotions in houour of the Blessed Virgin... The sodality was placed under the special protection of the Blessed Virgin, and the object was declared to be personal perfection in virtue and study, as well as works of charity and zeal for souls.""--Catholic Ency. XIV:128. In 17th century Dillingen, Germany, ""In order to foster a truly religious spirit among the students and to secure the faithful performance of their duties, a large and a small sodality were organized besides one for the religious. It was at Dillingen that the first sodality of the Blessed Virgin was established in Upper Germany; the sodality carried on an active correspondence with the original sodality, the B.V. Annuntiatæ in Rome, and with various local organizations.""--ibid, IV:796b. Bound full vellum with decorative tool around edges of covers that includes hearts, small design at each corner, vellum soiled some, 1cm broken off top corner of rear cover, there is what appears to be silverfish damage to both paste-down endpapers, paper repairs using archival rag paper on front free endpaper, title, A2 and A12; frontispiece remounted, light foxing. Collation: frontispiece leaf, A1-12 Not in OCLC neither did I find it in various German union catalogs."

Title: Amici usque ad Aram, seu Vinculum Mortuale inter DD. Sodales Congreationis Bea-tissimæ Virginis Annuntiatæ ex Foedere Mariano Elvaci inchoatum Anno M.DC.LXIV. Renovatum Ad Titulare Annuntiatio-nis Festum Anno M.DC.LXXXI.

Author: SODALITY OF THE BLESSED VIRGIN MARY, DILLIGEN, GERMANY.

Categories: 17th Century Books, Catholic Church, Bindings-Vellum,,

Publisher: Dillingæ,, Cum facultate Superiorum. Typis Joannis Caspari Bencard, Bibliopola Academici. Per Fridericum Severinum Groch.: 1681 1681

Type: Book

Size: 17th Century Books,|Sodality of the Blessed Virgi

Item Number: 17137

Keywords: 17th Century Books, Catholic Church, Bindings-Vellum,