First edition of this collection of spiritual poems (sonnets, hymns, canzoni, ...) by Gabriele Fiamma (1533-c.1585), theologian, preacher and orator among the most famous of his time. Orlandus Lassus (1532-1594) set several of the 152 pieces to music.
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Later half leather, marbled paper boards, spine on 5 raised bands with gilt decoration and red leather title label, red edges. Woodcut printer's device on title, woodcut initials. Nice copy.