London, South Kensington
18 November 2003
HIERONYMUS (Saint, c.340-420). Vitae sanctorum patrum, sive Vitas patrum. Ulm: Johann Zainer, [c.1478-80].
Chancery 2° (285 x 201mm). Gothic type, initials in red or green, a few in later ink, some initial spaces, rubricated. 19th-century paint and ink title. (Without last blank, first and last leaf mounted, some light staining, wormholes at beginning and end, a few marginal repairs.) 19th-century half marbled sheep, flat spine gilt, paper and leather spine labels, speckled edges.
H *8594; BMC II, 528; Goff H-200.
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