Lot 43
  • 43

Nider, Johannes

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4,000 - 6,000 GBP
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4,750 GBP
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Description

  • Nider, Johannes
  • Praeceptorium divinae legis. Ulm: Johann Zainer, [not after 1479]
  • Paper
Chancery folio (305 x 208mm.), 246 leaves, [*10 **-***8; a-k10.8 l10 m-x10.8 y10 z6 [et]8 [con]6], 41 lines plus headline, gothic type, 3- to 6-line initials supplied in red, contemporary binding by the Augsburg Head-over-heels binder (EBDB w000959, Kyriss 78; active 1473-1501), blind-tooled calf over square wooden boards including a scroll lettered Maria Hilff, single clasp, traces of manuscript title at head of upper cover, some deckle edges, a few wormholes (more towards end), lacking strap, rebacked retaining most of original spine, binding slightly rubbed with a few small wormholes

Provenance

Franciscan monastery of Hall in Tirol (near Innsbruck), inscriptions on inside front cover ("Hospitalis Halae ad Oenum") and initial blank leaf

Literature

Goff N205; H 11785; BMC ii 527; BSB-Ink N-167; GW M26947
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