Apologeticum Angeli anachorite Vallisumbrose pro Iulio Papa contra consilium Decii ad S.R.E. Cardinales.
4to. (4) ff. With the woodcut Papal arms on the title-page. Modern half vellum over marbled boards.
One of two issues of this pamphlet in defence of Pope Julius II against the anti-papist "consilium" of the important jurist Filippo Decio (1454-1535), who had argued for the legitimacy of the second Council of Pisa. The jurist and abbot Angelus Anachorita Vallombrosa (1455-1530) authored a number of polemics, including several against Savonarola.
Year of printing supplied from the date of the preface ("X Kal. Dec. 1511" = 22 Nov. 1511); the copy in the Bavarian State Library (4 Conc. 81) is patently misdated "1509". Printer from A. Tinto, Gli annali tipografici di Eucario e Marcello Silber (1968).
Some brownstaining to title-page with old shelfmark in brown ink; date on verso annotated in sanguine. Very rare.
Edit 16, CNCE 1851. OCLC 54337177. Not in Adams or BM-STC Italian.