Divina quaedam S. Ephraem Opera Mille Ducentis Iam Annis e Syra in Graecam Linguam, Nunc Autem e Graeca in Latinam Versa. Petro Francesco Zino, Veronensi Interprete. Ephraem Syrus.
Divina quaedam S. Ephraem Opera Mille Ducentis Iam Annis e Syra in Graecam Linguam, Nunc Autem e Graeca in Latinam Versa. Petro Francesco Zino, Veronensi Interprete

Divina quaedam S. Ephraem Opera Mille Ducentis Iam Annis e Syra in Graecam Linguam, Nunc Autem e Graeca in Latinam Versa. Petro Francesco Zino, Veronensi Interprete.

Venice: Fran. Rampazetum, 1561.

First edition. Wood-engraved title-page ornament and initials. 91, [1] leaves. Collation: A-L^8 M^4. 12mo. Old vellum. A few small holes to title, worming to top margin of first 10 leaves, some dampstaining and toning throughout. Old stamp (partially erased) on title-page and old ownership markings on title and endpapers, underlining throughout. OCLC: 636664130 (1 copy); not in Adams. Item #309918

Rare 16th-century collection of spiritual writings by the early Syriac Orthodox Church father Saint Ephraim (c. 306-373), translated into Latin from Greek and Syrian by Pietro Francesco Vinus. This edition not recorded in Adams, who does record a 1562 edition of the Vinus translation printed in Dillingen, and only one copy located in OCLC.

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