México: R. Rafael, 1848. , 52 pp. 8vo. Paper wrappers. First edition. A very good copy, wrappers lightly soiled, tiny tear, tips of some corners folded. Sutro: p. 838. Item #39550
Written in the turbulent period in Venezuelan history which included an attack on the Congress in January of 1848,. The clergy sought to overturn the constitutional article that circumscribed their authority and were forced to have this work printed outside their own country. OCLC locates only seven copies: Yale, Berkeley, Boston Athenaeum, Univ. Texas, Univ. Wisc., Library of Congress, BN Mexico.