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Moneta, Raphaele
'S. SATYRI CONFESSORIS DIVI AMBROSII FRATRIS. IN BASILICA OLIM PORTIANA, NUNC SANCTI VICTORIS AD CORPUS MEDIOLANI QUIESCENTIS'. GENEVA: EX TYPOGRAPHIA BENEDICTI GUASCHI, 1656.
Estimate
2,5003,500
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Moneta, Raphaele
'S. SATYRI CONFESSORIS DIVI AMBROSII FRATRIS. IN BASILICA OLIM PORTIANA, NUNC SANCTI VICTORIS AD CORPUS MEDIOLANI QUIESCENTIS'. GENEVA: EX TYPOGRAPHIA BENEDICTI GUASCHI, 1656.
Estimate
2,5003,500
JUMP TO LOT

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Moneta, Raphaele
'S. SATYRI CONFESSORIS DIVI AMBROSII FRATRIS. IN BASILICA OLIM PORTIANA, NUNC SANCTI VICTORIS AD CORPUS MEDIOLANI QUIESCENTIS'. GENEVA: EX TYPOGRAPHIA BENEDICTI GUASCHI, 1656.
4to (9 x 6 3/8 in.; 228 x 162mm). Woodcut title vignette, large woodcut initials and tailpieces, errata leaf at end; some faint spotting, one or two minor closed marginal tears. Full stiff vellum, covers elaborately tooled and gilt, covers each with painted central medallion of a bishop's coat of arms featuring unicorn and camel to each cover, all edges gilt and gauffered; some staining to vellum. 
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Literature

British Library, Catalogue of Seventeenth Century Italian Books, v. 2., 585

Catalogue Note

A handsomely bound copy of the funeral sermon of St Ambrose. 

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