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Biblia Latina with Extensive Contemporary Marginalia.

Auction:
3269B
Lot:
43
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3269B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 23, 2019 11:00AM

Description:

Biblia Latina with Extensive Contemporary Marginalia. Venice: Franciscus Renner, de Heilbronn and Nicolaus de Frankfordia, 1476. Folio, text in gothic letter, two columns, initials supplied in red and blue, parchment fly-leaf and first blank densely covered with text in three columns, marginal notations throughout the text, dense in some areas, in the same or a very similar hand throughout, bound in later half-leather and marbled paper boards, ex libris Sir Robert Alexander Chermside, M.D., with his bookplate inside the front board, modern bookplate of Kenneth F. Miller on ffep, and inscription of Arthur Snow Paget dated 1849 on verso of ffep, 11 1/8 x 8 in.

a-h10, i-l12, m-s10, t-v12, x-y10, 1-6 [10], 7-10 [12], 11-13 [10], 14 [12], 15-17 [10], 18 [12], A10, B12, C10 (lacking bifolium C1/C12)
Goff B548; HC 3063; GfT 2349; Pell 2292; CIBN B-383; Parguez 182; Péligry 166; Polain (B) 645; IBE 1010; IGI 1647; SI 728; Kotvan 224; Sajó-Soltész 619; CCIR B-51; IBP 997; IJL2 80; Coll (S) 201; Madsen 670; Martín Abad B-121; Voull (B) 3689; Borm 452; Döring-Fuchs B-186; Walsh 1607; Oates 1662; Rhodes (Oxford Colleges) 349; Bod-inc B-257; Sheppard 3342; Pr 4165; BMC V 193; GW 4223.
Estimate $4,000-6,000


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