Paris: Librarie de Louis Vive, 1861. 5th edition. Leather bound. In French. 8vo. Quarter leather over green marbled boards. Gilt lettering on spine. 607 pp.
Edges scuffed. About 1/3 of leather covering spine is chipped away, revealing the recycled paper beneath. Front hinge beginning to split. Foxing to endpapers and minor foxing throughout. Several page corners creased at top right.
This is the second volume of church historian Darras' comprehensive record of the origins of the Roman Catholic church. Fair. Item #1548