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    Johann Hoffmeister. Judicum de articulis Augustanae confessionis, Das ist, Was zu halten sey v. den Articlen der Glaubens-Confesson, welche im Jahr nach Christi Geburt 1530. der Rom. Keys Mayest. etc. v. den Protestierenden Standen, zu Augspurg ubergebe(n)t wirt, nemblich, was die Catholischen darinn gutheissen oder verwerffen...Verteautsch durch...Warmunden Ygl zum Voldrerthurn... Constanz: Nicholas Kalt, 1597. Krown & Spellman retail: $650. 4to. A-Z,a-l4,m6. [26],245,[1],[2 blank]pp. T.p. in red and black surrounded in typographic border; full-page woodcut of Roman soldier on a pedestal before a harbor surrounded by angels etc., large printer's mark on colophon leaf.
    18th c. blind-stamped vellum, title-label on leather, remnant on leather, remnant of library label on spine; fine engraved ex-libris "Christian. Ernst Graf zu Stolberg," minor worming at ends (no text affected), stamp of previous owner on t.p.; fine crisp copy. From the Krown & Spellman Collection.


    More Information: Hoffmeister (1509/10-1547) Augustinian hermit and one of the most fervent opponents to the Protestant Reformation. He was born in 1509/10 and died in 1547. He became an Augustinian at a young age and in 1533 became prior of the monastery at Colmar. The monastery was in crisis and was surrounded by Lutheran supporters. He instituted strict rules and fought for the monastery's traditional rights and priviledges.He wrote this treatise in 1530 but it was not printed until 1559 and then reprinted in our edition.  All of his theological works are vehemently anti-Lutherian.    VD 16 C4786.

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