London, South Kensington
18 November 2003
NICOLAUS DE BLONY (fl. 1434-38). De sacramentis. Strassburg: Martin Flach, 29 May 1490.
Chancery 4° (202 x 144mm). Gothic type, initials in blue or red, paragraph marks and capital strokes in red. Index tab on title. Bearer type on title, many deckle edges preserved. (A little marginal worming and dampstaining.) Modern blue cloth.
HC(+Add) *3254; BMC I, 150; Goff N-84.
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