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Bernard of Clairvaux, De consideratione. Manuscript (Ms 9)
Codex Ms 9
1 volume, 21 x 15 cm.
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Saint Bernard of Clairvaux's advice to Pope Eugene III on ecclesiastical government, composed during 1149-1152. Text in Latin. Codex Ms 9.
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Saint Bernard of Clairvaux's advice to Pope Eugene III on ecclesiastical government, composed during 1149-1152, which belogings to the genre of mirror for magistrates. Warning the Pope to avoid tyrannical acts, Bernard outlines his ideal of the model pontiff, then suggests a wide variety of reforms in ecclesiastical government.
Tooled brown leather over boards, with clasps.
Test in Latin.
Codex Ms 9