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RARE EDITION OF THIS COLLECTION OF SPIRITUAL WORKS IN LATIN AND ITALIAN, AND LETTERS OF ST. ALOYSIUS GONZAGA

APPARENTLY NO COPY IN USA

Gonzaga, Luigi. Opere spirituali latine e italiane e lettere di san Luigi Gonzaga. Bergamo: Tip. C. Colombo, 1881.

12mo (160x116 mm), contemporary half blue leather binding, gilt title at spine, marbled paper at boards, blue sprinkled edges; pp. 123, [1] plate, [1] folding plate. An engraved portrait of the Saint in an oval at frontispiece and a folding plate at the end of the etxt, with the genealogy of the Saint.

St. Aloysius Gonzaga (Italian: Luigi Gonzaga; March 9, 1568 - June 21, 1591) was an Italian aristocrat who became a member of the Society of Jesus. While still a student at the Roman College, he died as a result of caring for the victims of an epidemic. He was beatified in 1605, and canonized in 1726.

References: IT\ICCU\CFI\0604265 (2 copies). OCLC, 631703773 (1 copy in Germany). Apparently no copy in USA.

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[Saint's Works, St. Aloysius Gonzaga] Opere spirituali

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