Mar 10, 2020 - Sale 2533

Sale 2533 - Lot 295

Estimate: $ 800 - $ 1,200
(MEXICAN IMPRINT--1647.) Resolucion por el derecho cierto de la Compañia de Jesus en el nombramiento de juezez conservadores. 7 leaves. Folio, 13 1/4 x 9 1/2 inches, original plain wrappers; moderate dampstaining, minor worming. [Mexico, circa 1647]

Additional Details

A defense of the Jesuits by the other religious orders of Mexico, after Juan de Palafox y Mendoza, Bishop of Puebla, had stripped them of the right to take confession. The last 3 leaves contain leadership lists of Mexico's Dominicans, Franciscans, Augustinians, Mercedarians, and Jesuits. Medina, Mexico 657; Palau 262394. 4 in OCLC, and none others traced at auction.