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Bible, Latin. Textus Biblie.

Auction:
3103T
Lot:
1100
Sold for:
$431$350

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3103T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 31, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Bible, Latin. Textus Biblie. Lyons: Joannem Crespin, 1527. Folio, illustrated with text woodcuts throughout, one full-page woodcut at the end of the Old Testament, several text woodcuts cut out in the text, text replaced in pen facsimile, paper repairs to pages, more modern family history pasted in between testaments, bound in full dark brown blind-tooled morocco over beveled boards, in custom slipcase, staining, foxing, discoloration to contents, a.e.g., 13 x 9 1/4 in.
Estimate $700-900

aa6, bb10, a-z8, A-C8, D4, E-L8, Aa10, Bb7 (lacking Bb1).


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Book collecting, Foxing, Learning, Papermaking, Stain

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