Clement VIII, Pope. – Cæremoniale episcoporum Clementi VIII. Primum nunc denuo Innocentii Papæ X. auctoritate recognitum. 7 sheets, 408 pages. Printed in red and black. With copper engraving, woodcut title vignette and 67 text copperplates, some sheets with printed musical notes. Late 19th century parchment (slightly rubbed) with gold embossed R shield. Rome, Stamperia Camerale, 1651. — Brunet I, 1450. –
New edition of the first official book of ceremonies for bishops, first published in 1600 under Pope Clement VIII (1536-1605), here with some changes and innovations by Pope Innocent X (1574- 1655) and printed in the papal office. –
Copper title with added corner, one sheet of the preliminary pieces margined at the top, some sheets with a moisture stain in the margin at the beginning. Sheet F8 with corner tear-off, sheet L6 with restored corner tear-off.