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PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF DR. CHARLES CALDWELL RYRIE

Bible in Latin
'A LEAF FROM THE 1462 BIBLE.' MAINZ: JOHANN FUST AND PETER SCHOEFFER, 14 AUGUST 1462
Estimate
1,5002,000
LOT SOLD. 2,500 USD
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PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF DR. CHARLES CALDWELL RYRIE

Bible in Latin
'A LEAF FROM THE 1462 BIBLE.' MAINZ: JOHANN FUST AND PETER SCHOEFFER, 14 AUGUST 1462
Estimate
1,5002,000
LOT SOLD. 2,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Bible in Latin
'A LEAF FROM THE 1462 BIBLE.' MAINZ: JOHANN FUST AND PETER SCHOEFFER, 14 AUGUST 1462
Royal folio (375 × 290 mm), a single vellum leaf with folds and stains contingent on it having been used as a book or document wrapper, being volume I fo. 208 (22/2) containing Esther 11:2-15:15. 2 columns, 48 lines, the chapter numbers “XII” and “XIV” and the initial H of chapter 14 being printed in red. Rubricated red and blue, the blue ink almost entirely faded; worming affects about a dozen letters. Unbound
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Literature

Goff B-529; GW 4204; BMC I 22 (IC.104); BSB-Ink B-410; Bod-inc B-239; De Ricci 'Mayence' 79.106

Catalogue Note

A single leaf from a cast-off copy of the vellum issue.

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