London, South Kensington
22 September 2000
LITURGIES -- Martyrologium s[ecundu]m morem Romane ecclesie, [Venice: heirs of Lucantonio Giunta, July 1542]. Small 4°, Woodcut in black and device of Florentine lily in red on title, title and text printed in red and black, full-page woodcut on A4 verso, historiated initials (some marginal tears and losses to lower margin, lower margin of K4v and K5r repaired, a few wormholes throughout, stronger to last 3 leaves, some soiling), contemporary blind-stamped calf (lacking clasps, spine ends and raised bands chipped, wormed, rubbed); some scoring in an old hand.
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