Analecta Bollandiana, finely bound full run of 56 vols 1882-1938 (1882 - 1938)

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Analecta Bollandiana vols 1-56

Published: Bruxelles: Societe des Bollandistes

Date: 1882 - 1938

56 vols covering ca 1882-1938, of the Analecta Bollandiana describing the lives of Saints in the original documents. All volumes bound uniformly in 3q vellum with contrasting brown/black labels gilt over marbled boards, ex-lib with neat diocesan stamps/plates and later university marks, a scarce opportunity to acquire a complete run of this magisterial work

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''Among the many current periodicals in the world, very few can claim such an authority, that even the oldest issues keep all their usefulness one century after their publication'' Societe des Bollandistes

Note
only a selection of the 56 vols pictured

Condition
very good

Binding
3q vellum

£680

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