London, South Kensington
18 November 2003
Psalterium. Edited by Bruno (d.1045), Bishop of Würzburg. [Nuremberg:] Anton Koberger, 1494.
Median 4° (222 x 162mm). Gothic type, text with commentary surround. Rubricated. (Without final blank y10, marginal dampstaining at beginning, a1.8 short at fore-edge and with a few marginal tears.) Contemporary blindstamped pigskin over unbevelled wooden boards, blue top edge, index tabs (rebacked and repaired in vellum, without corner-, centerpiece, and clasps). Provenance: Viscount Mersey (ink inscription dated 1945).
Second edition with the commentary of Bruno, Bishop of Würzburg. H *4012; BMC II, 439; Goff P-1050.
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