Sotomaior, Antonii a [Antonio de Sotomayor]; Alexandri VII [pope Alexander VII] Index Librorum Prohibitorum... Madriti [Madrid] (first work); Romae [Rome] (second work): 1667. Inquisition 47
Latin and Spanish. The two works were independently printed but bound together with a note from the printer explaining the dual presentation. Each contains an alphabetical index at start. A user's note card with manuscript notes taken from the Index has been left between the pages (18th century?).
Quiroga, Gasparis [Gaspar de] Index Librorum Expurgatorum. Salmuri [Saumur]: 1601. Inquisition 45
Latin. Copy of the 1584 Madrid Expurgatory Index, issued by French protestants to show the misguided nature of censorship by the Spanish Inquisition; an essay listing examples of harmless yet censored books precedes the original introductory note. Some mispagination. Contains alphabetical index at end.
Paulus Papa IIII [pope Paul IV] Breve revocationis omnium l... Romae [Rome]: 1558. Inquisition 205
Antidotum contra Virulentam... S.l.n.a.: [ca. 1748?]. Inquisition 278
Latin. Brief on the writings of Henry Noris (d. 1704); apparently a Spanish inquisitor's response to pope Benedict XIV's 1748 letter ordering removal of Noris' works from the 1747 Spanish Index of banned books. The Spanish inquisitors did not relent until 1758; cf. INQ349, 359, 360.