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DU-PIN, Louis Ellies

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Louis Ellies du Pin (1657-1719) was an ecclesiastical historian who received his D. D. from the Sorbonne in 1684 at the age of 27. A proponent of "Gallacanism," a political position that argues that the Church in each nation should be jointly ruled by both the Pope and that nation's monarch. Debate over such a position comes from the potential power it gives Kings to influence church doctrine and policy.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Andre Parlard
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1699
  • Place Published: Paris
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Very good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    3 vols. [20], 550p, 552-971p, 12, 496p. 19.5 cm full leather bindings with raised bands and gilt on spines French-langauge texts. Ex-library with small labels affixed to front pastedown of endpapers. Scuffing and wear to leather. Corners bumped, extremes of spine worn. Cords strong and binding remains intact. Pages clean. Text unmarked. Sold "as-is."

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