2
2
Augustinus, Aurelius, Saint.
DE CIVITATE DEI CUM COMMENTO [OF THOMAS WALEYS AND NICOLAUS TRIVET]. BASEL: JOHANN AMERBACH, 13 FEBRUARY 1490, 268 LEAVES, DOUBLE COLUMN, 54 LINES OF TEXT, 64 LINES OF COMMENTARY PLUS HEADLINE, GOTHIC LETTER, LARGE WOODCUT ON VERSO OF TITLE-PAGE, O4 TORN WITHOUT LOSS
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 4,560 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
2
Augustinus, Aurelius, Saint.
DE CIVITATE DEI CUM COMMENTO [OF THOMAS WALEYS AND NICOLAUS TRIVET]. BASEL: JOHANN AMERBACH, 13 FEBRUARY 1490, 268 LEAVES, DOUBLE COLUMN, 54 LINES OF TEXT, 64 LINES OF COMMENTARY PLUS HEADLINE, GOTHIC LETTER, LARGE WOODCUT ON VERSO OF TITLE-PAGE, O4 TORN WITHOUT LOSS
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 4,560 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Augustinus, Aurelius, Saint.
DE CIVITATE DEI CUM COMMENTO [OF THOMAS WALEYS AND NICOLAUS TRIVET]. BASEL: JOHANN AMERBACH, 13 FEBRUARY 1490, 268 LEAVES, DOUBLE COLUMN, 54 LINES OF TEXT, 64 LINES OF COMMENTARY PLUS HEADLINE, GOTHIC LETTER, LARGE WOODCUT ON VERSO OF TITLE-PAGE, O4 TORN WITHOUT LOSS

Ibid. De Trinitate. Basel: Johann Amerbach, 1490, 86 leaves, double column, 64 lines plus headline, Gothic letter

2 works in one volume, Median folio (325 x 218mm.), 2- to 9-line initials supplied in blue or red, red and blue paragraph marks, modern calf-backed original wooden boards, manuscript fragments in spine, late thirteenth-century French manuscript bifolium on vellum used as lower boardliner, slight worming at beginning and end


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Provenance

"Bibliothecae D. Sertoris", inscription on title-page; Robert Lenkiewicz (1941-2002), artist

Literature

HC 2066 & 2039; GW 2888 & 2928; BMC iii 752-753; Goff A1244 & A1345

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