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[Joannes de Verdena]
SERMONES "DORMI SECURE" DE TEMPORE. [COLOGNE: HEINRICH QUENTELL, AFTER 15 AUGUST 1481]
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 3,360 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
12
[Joannes de Verdena]
SERMONES "DORMI SECURE" DE TEMPORE. [COLOGNE: HEINRICH QUENTELL, AFTER 15 AUGUST 1481]
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 3,360 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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[Joannes de Verdena]
SERMONES "DORMI SECURE" DE TEMPORE. [COLOGNE: HEINRICH QUENTELL, AFTER 15 AUGUST 1481]
4to (288 x 200mm.), 140 leaves (of 142, without first and last blanks), double column, 40 lines and headline, Gothic letter, initials supplied in red or blue, paragraph marks and initial-strokes in red, nineteenth-century blind-stamped calf, some light soiling in a few margins, binding rubbed, spine torn at head 
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Provenance

William Rogers, signature; Bishop Phillpotts Library, Truro, bookplate recording gift from Mrs Craig, 1936

Literature

HC(Add) 15972; BMC i 263; Goff J449

Catalogue Note

rare: one of only two recorded copies in the United Kingdom. According to the colophon this edition of popular Franciscan sermons was compiled on 15 August 1481.

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