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24 April 2001
[FRANKFURT AM MAIN]. [FICHARD, Johann]. Der Statt Franckfurt am Mayn ernewerte Reformation. Wie die in Anno 1578 aussgangen und publicirt, Jetzt abermals von neuem ersehen, an vielen underschiedlichen Orten geendert, verbessert und vermehrt. Frankfurt: Johann Bringern for Jonas Rose, 1611.
10 parts in one volume, 2o (302 x 194 mm). Title printed in red and black, within wide engraved border by Jakob Grandhomme after F. Keller, full-page allegorical woodcut of Justice (with a small view of Frankfurt in the background) by Jost Amman, large folding woodcut genealogical tree, woodcut headpieces and initials. (Light browning throughout.) 18th-century vellum. Provenance: Early ownership inscription on front fly-leaf.
Third edition (revised and enlarged) of the most comprehensive of the printed German municipal statutes. BM/STC 17th-century German, F896; Stobbe II, p. 319.
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