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"4 Volumes. Quarto. Francois Turrenttini (1623-1687) Reformed theologian of Geneva. ""He was educated at Geneva, Leyden, Utrecht, Paris, Saumur, Montauban, and Nimes. Returning to his native city, he was made pastor of the Italian church there in 1648, and professor of theology in 1653. His is especially known as a zealous opponent of the theology Saumur, as an earnest defender of the orthodoxy represented by the Synod of Dort, and as one of the authors of the Helvetic Consensus. Among his writings, which are chiefly dogmatic in character, special mention should be made of his Institutio theologicÃ¦ elencthicÃ¦ (3 parts, Geneva, 1679-85).""--E. Choisy in New Schaff-Herzog Ency. Rel. Knowl. XII:43. We offer the 1734 edition with his life by B. Pictet and including in vol. 4 his De Satisfactione Christi and other small works. Turrettin's Institutio Theologiae Elenticae was used for 200 years for Reformed theological education when it was replaced by Charles Hodge's Systematic Theology and was a major source for Hodge. Portrait of author facing title in Vol I. Titles printed in red & black; Woodcut head & tailpieces as well as woodcut initial letters. Bound full vellum with slight raised bands, double fillets in blind form panels of which the inner panel contains a decorative lozenge, vellum soiled some, vol. 1 the surface of the vellum starting to split at top & bottom of front hinge but not all the way through the vellum, nice neat contemporary hand-lettered title & vol. number on spines, vol. II has a thin damp stain on the top edges of many pages, vol. IV with damp stain on upper inner margin of pages--middle of the vol. in the shape of a triangle 4x8x9cm., pencil notes in vols. II bottom of pp 183, 546, 547, 590. Volume 4 with a different title: TURRETTIN, FRANCOIS. De. Satisfactione Christi Disputationes. Cum Indicibus Necessariis. Adjectae sunt ejusdem duae Dispurationes; I. De Circulo Pontificio. II. De Concordia Pauli et Jacobi in Articulo Justifications. Pars Quarta. [Same imprint]. Collation, Vol. I: frontispiece leaf, title leaf, §-9§4, 10§2, A-Fffff4, Ggggg2. Vol. II: §-3§4, 4§2, A-Lllll4. Vol. III: t-ttt4, A-Zzzz4. Vol. IV: *-***4, A-Xx4; A-F4 (lacking final blank); §4, A-Hh4, Ii2; *4, A-Bb4, Cc2. Pagination, Vol. I: (1) title, (1) blank, (10) epistola dedicatoria, (6) prÃ¦fatio, (20) Encomium Operis, (24) Oratio, (12) Elenchus Locorum et QuÃ¦stionum, (2) In Beati Viri, (2) Ode, -756pp, (32) indexes. Vol. II: (1) title, (1) blank, (10) epistola dedicatoria, (4) prÃ¦fatio, (12) Elenchus Locorum et QuÃ¦stionum, 1-792pp, (31) indexes, (1) blank. Vol. III: (1) title, (1) blank, (14) prÃ¦fatio, (8) Elenchus Locorum et QuÃ¦stionum, 1-714, (22) index. Vol. IV: (1) title, (1) blank, (4) prÃ¦fatio, (18) indexes, -351pp, (1) blank; 1-46pp; (1) half title, (1) blank, (5) prÃ¦fatio, (1) index, 1-238, (14) indexes; (1) half title, (1) blank, (3) prÃ¦fatio, (1) index, 1-193pp, (12) indexes, (1) blank. "
Title: Institutio Theologiae Elenticae, in qua Status Controversiae perspicue exponitur, praecipua Orthodoxorum argumenta proponuntur, et Vindicantur, et Fontes Solutionum aperiuntur. Authore Francisco Turrettino in Ecclesia, et Academia Genevensi Pastore, et S.S. Theologiae Professore. Edition Nova Recognita et Multis Locis Aucta: Addita est Benedicti Picteti Profess Genevensis Oratio de Vita et Obitu Authoris. Nec Non Encomium Operis, Scribente M.L.S.S. Theol.D. et. Pr. Pars Prims [& Secunda, Tertia, & Quarta.] [Small copperplate device.]
Publisher: Trajecti ad Rhenum,, Apud Jacobum a Poolsum,: M.DCC.XXXIV. . 1734
Size: 18th Century Books,|Bindings-Vellum,|Calvinism,|P
Weight: 2.00 Item
Item Number: 17993
Keywords: 18th Century Books, Bindings-Vellum, Calvinism, Presbyterianism, Reformed History & Theology, Theology, Atonement, Jesus Christ,