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    Sale 5315

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including Modern First Editions

    13 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 78

    PONTIFICAL -- Pontificale romanum Clementis VIII. Rome: ex Typographia Medicaea, 1611. 2° (364 x 245mm). Title printed in red and black with large woodcut device, text printed in red and black in double columns, numerous woodcuts, printed music (outer margin of title and following 4 leaves restored, some light spotting, some browning). Contemporary blind-stamped calf with central gilt armorial, vellum endpaper at front (scuffed, lacking ties). Provenance: manuscript presentation inscription (on vellum endpaper).

    Price Realised  

    PONTIFICAL -- Pontificale romanum Clementis VIII. Rome: ex Typographia Medicaea, 1611. 2° (364 x 245mm). Title printed in red and black with large woodcut device, text printed in red and black in double columns, numerous woodcuts, printed music (outer margin of title and following 4 leaves restored, some light spotting, some browning). Contemporary blind-stamped calf with central gilt armorial, vellum endpaper at front (scuffed, lacking ties). Provenance: manuscript presentation inscription (on vellum endpaper).


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