Venice: Albritius & Rosa, 1751. Leather bound. Folio, measuring 10x15x3 inches. Full calf in very good condition. Some old soiling across the top page margins, not affecting text. A few scattered annotations but text generally clean and fresh. Additional staining along bottom of final 50 leaves. Complete, with two volumes bound as one book. Engraved frontispiece in Vol. I, title page printed in red and black. Item #1226046
St. Lawrence Justinian (1381-1456) was the first patriarch of Venice. He was the first prior of a group of secular canons which organized under the Rule of St. Augustibe in 1407. He was canonized in 1690.