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Author: La Croix, Jean Francois de
Title: Dictionnaire Historique des Cultes Religieux, Etablis Dans le Monde Depuis Son Origine Jusqu'a Present, Ouvrage dan lequel on trouvera les differentes manieres d'adorer la Divinite. L'histoire abregee des Dieux & demi-Dieux du Paganisme
Place Published: Paris
Publisher:Chez Vincent
Date Published: 1770
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Three volumes. lvi, 726; 848; 408, (1)-400 pp. 4 folding engraved plates. (Small 8vo) 17x10 cm (6¾x4") period full mottled calf, spines gilt, morocco labels, all edges red. First Edition.



From Aaron to Zuingliens, the origins, ceremonies and practices of Judaism, Christianity, the Catholic, Greek, Abyssinian, Coptic, Armenian, Lutheran churches; Paganism, the religion of the ancient Germans, the Gauls, the Chaldeans, the Tartars, the Tonquinois, the Japanese, the Indians, the Hottentots, etc. Provenance: Greg and Jeanine Newman.

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Spine ends chipped, a bit rubbed, armorial bookplate on front pastedowns; some foxing; very good.
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Dictionnaire Historique des Cultes Religieux

Estimate $200 - $300Jun 15, 2017
Starting Price $100
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