London, South Kensington
16 February 2001
BIBLE, Gospels. THEOPHYLACTUS, Archbishop of Orchrida. In quatuor evangelia enarrationes, denuo recognitae, [Zurich: Jacob Mazochius, (i.e. Antwerp: M. de Keyser)], 1527. 8°, woodcut vignettes, historiated initials, printer's device at end (lacking the 8 leaves of the index at end, some waterstaining, lower margin wormed, quite strong at beginning), later calf over wooden boards (rebacked, lacking clasps, very rubbed), a few old manuscript annotations, old manuscript leaves bound in at beginning and end. Adams T589.
With Testamenti Novi (Lyon, Gryphius, 1551), and one other related book. The lot sold not subject to return.
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