Albuquerque: The University of New Mexico Press, 1950. First edition. Softcover. 4to. 114pp. Original gray paper wrappers with University of New Mexico emblem on front wrapper. Biography of the 16th century Spanish theologian Juan de Valdés. Discusses the question of his converso background. Emphasis of the book is on Valdés connection to Erasmism, Iluminism and Lutheranism, the charges that made Valdés a target of the Spanish Inquisition. Spine sunned. Blind stamp from previous owner. Overall in good condition. g. Item #31363
Blind stamp from previous owner: "Enrique Cortes 1431 Ocean Ave., Apt. 1607 Santa Monica. Calif. 90401"