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Sale 2488 Lot 265
MURILLO VELARDE, PEDRO, S. J. Historia de la Provincia de Philipinas de la Compañía de Jesús. Segunda Parte, que comprehende los Progresos de esta Provincia desde el Año de 1616, hasta el de 1716. , 419,  leaves, including engraved frontispiece by Laureano Atlas showing 2 representations of the Virgin; lacks the map. Printed on Asian paper. Folio, 300x199 mm, contemporary limp vellum, lacking ties; contents toned, small portion torn and restored in outer margin of A1 touching a few letters, 3S2 abraded in lower outer corner with resulting small holes slightly affecting text. Branded ownership mark of the Convento de las Llagas de San Francisco de Puebla (CCMF/BF-12051) on top and bottom edges. Manila: Imprenta de la Compañía de Jesús por D. Nicolás de la Cruz Bagay, 1749
Estimate $800 - 1,200
first edition of a history of the Jesuit mission to the Philippines, forming a continuation of the 1666 Labor Evangélica by Francisco Colín. Medina/Manila 228; Palau 186215; Streit VI, 1064.Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $6,500