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[Earthquakes.]

Relaçam, e Noticia dos Reinos, e Cidades da Christandade, que tem tomado a S. Francisco de Borja Por Patrono contra os Terremotos.  Beneficios, que recebèraõ seos habitadores com este Patrocinio.

£55

N.pl., n.pr., n.d. (c. 1750)

Description

8vo.  12 pp.  Wrappers.

A curious pamphlet giving an account of recent earthquakes, of how people were saved through the intervention of St. Francis of Borja, and advocating adopting his aid.   According to the anonymous author, the work is taken from Relación de los Patronatos que tiene San Francisco de Borja en varios Reynos y Ciudades de la Christiandad contra los terremotos, by Blas Antonio Cazorla (Valencia 1748) (see Palau 50738, 259489 & 259490).

Not in Innocêncio.   WorldCat lists 2 copies.

 

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