240
240
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KALENDARIUM GREGORIANUM PERPETUUM [EDITED BY ANTONIO LILIO]... DE CONSENSU AUCTORIS. VENICE: GIOVANNI BATTISTA SESSA AND BROTHERS (HEIRS OF MELCHIORRE SESSA), 1582
Estimate
1,0001,500
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240
Gregorian calendar
KALENDARIUM GREGORIANUM PERPETUUM [EDITED BY ANTONIO LILIO]... DE CONSENSU AUCTORIS. VENICE: GIOVANNI BATTISTA SESSA AND BROTHERS (HEIRS OF MELCHIORRE SESSA), 1582
Estimate
1,0001,500
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Details & Cataloguing

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Gregorian calendar
KALENDARIUM GREGORIANUM PERPETUUM [EDITED BY ANTONIO LILIO]... DE CONSENSU AUCTORIS. VENICE: GIOVANNI BATTISTA SESSA AND BROTHERS (HEIRS OF MELCHIORRE SESSA), 1582
8vo (144 x 97mm.), A-D8 E4, printed in red and black, woodcut portrait of the pope on title-page within a cartouche, woodcut initials, old limp vellum, modern red morocco gilt label along spine, small wormhole in gutter, binding somewhat creased and soiled
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Provenance

Julius Cart[--]sius, early inscription on inside front cover; Bibliotheca ephemerides liturgicae, ink stamp on title-page; bought from Roger Gaskell, Warboys, 2007

Literature

not in Tomash & Williams; not located in Edit16, but listed in ICCU\BVEE\013490 (ICCU specifies 2 variants, one with "de consensu auctoris" as part of the imprint and one without); Houzeau & Lancaster 13771 (listing 4 editions); cf. Riccardi i, 655 (4to Sessa edition)

Catalogue Note

For another edition printed in the same year, see lot 239.

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