Lot 39
  • 39

Missal, use of Liège

Estimate
700 - 1,000 GBP
Sold
750 GBP
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Description

  • Missale insignis ecclesie Leodiensis. Paris: Godefrid de Marnef (and Wolfgang Hopyl, 26 September 1509)
  • Paper
4to (165 x 116mm.), printed in red and black, woodcut printer's device on title-page, woodcut and lombard initials, printed music (some staves blank), full-page woodcut for the Canon of the Mass, small woodcut at start of the Communio sanctorum, early nineteenth-century purple straight-grained morocco over (original?) wooden boards, spine lettered in gilt, bibliographical notes in pencil by Joseph Mendham at beginning, occasional light damp-staining, a few headlines shaved, extremities slightly rubbed

Provenance

Joseph Mendham; The Law Society, armorial bookplate

Literature

Mendham R435; Moreau 1509-139; Weale-Bohatta 516
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