De virginitatis iure tractatus novus et iucundus. Ex iure civili, canonico patribus, historicis, poeticis & c. confectus. (&) Linea amoris sive commentarius in versiculum gl. visus, colloquium, convictus, oscula, factum. in l. 23 ff. ad L. Juliam. de adulteriis.
Virginopoli, no publisher mentioned, 1631. 11 x 6 cm. Vellum. (2), 300; (2), 233 [=133], (19) p. Woodcut publisher's mark on title (a rooster with two heads). Reprint edition. Binding restored with newer vellum threads. Paper a bit worn at the sides and browned. Some bibliographical notes in pencil on inside upper cover. "New and joyful treatise about the right of virginity. Made up from the civil, canonic, historical, poetical laws (and more)." Popular book by the eminent lawyer Heinrich Kornmann from Kirchhain (Marburg, Germany), 1580-1627, about women's duties and rights in matters of love. With a second treatise of this author about the five levels of love, followed by an index. This is one of many reprint editions, but according to the British Library catalogue it is 'evidently spurious' and not all text has been included. Very rare.
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