1643 S. Aviti Archiepiscopi Viennensis Opera Works of Avitus of Vienne Poetry S. Aviti archiepiscopi Viennensis opera
(Complete Works of Avitus of Vienne) – In Latin language.
Edited by Jacques Sirmond
Paris, Cramoisy, 1643.
The literary fame of Avitus rests on his many surviving letters and on a long poem, De spiritualis historiae gestis, in classical hexameters, in five books, dealing with the Biblical themes of original sin, expulsion from Paradise, the Deluge, and the Crossing of the Red Sea.
Size: 181 mm x 118 mm
Pp.: /14/ + 317 + /9/ + 64 + /7/ pages.
Binding: Original vellum binding. Wormholes and stains on the covers. Signs of ageing.
Condition: Inscribtions on some pages, wormholes on most pages, stains on some pages, signs of ageing.
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