Lot 78
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BERNARDUS ALBINGAUNENSIS. DIALOGO NUPERRIME EDITO GENUE. 1512

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350,000 - 450,000 GBP
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466,000 GBP
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  • Dialogo nuperrime edito Genue in 1512. Contiene sotto compendio... Monterosso al Mare (near Genoa), 10 February-15 April 1512
4to (240 x 170mm.), manuscript on paper, ii+46+ii leaves, complete, modern pencil foliation 1-50; double column, 47 lines written in dark brown ink in a single humanistic hand, numerous calligraphic initials, chapter numbers and some titles in red, 18 ASTRONOMICAL DIAGRAMS in red and brown, one with additional pink, yellow and green colouring, 25 pages with astronomical and geographical tables ruled in red; contemporary stiff paper wrappers backed with vellum, lined with a portion of a leaf from a 14th-century manuscript breviary, modern three-quarter morocco folding case, minor fraying to corners of first and last leaves, clean tear to f. 48, light foxing to extreme blank margins, some wear to binding
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