Bible, Latin, Venice, 1480, later red morocco gilt, Clements copy
Bible, Latin, Venice, 1480, later red morocco gilt, Clements copy
Bible, Latin, Venice, 1480, later red morocco gilt, Clements copy
Bible, Latin, Venice, 1480, later red morocco gilt, Clements copy
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Bible, Latin, Venice, 1480, later red morocco gilt, Clements copy

Estimate: 3,000 - 4,000 GBP

Bible, Latin, Venice, 1480, later red morocco gilt, Clements copy

Estimate: 3,000 - 4,000 GBP

Lot Details

Description

BIBLE. LATIN

Venice: Octavianus Scotus, 31 May 1480


4to (210 x 145mm.), 459 leaves (of 460, without initial blank), a-b10 c-z [et] [con] [rum] A-G12 H-K10 aa-bb12 cc14, double column, 52 lines plus headline, gothic type, initials and paraphs in red or blue, seventeenth-century red morocco gilt, early manuscript notes on final verso, somewhat dampstained throughout, binding slightly rubbed

LITERATURE:

ISTC ib00570000


PROVENANCE:

"Daydie", inscription on flyleaf; William Horatio Crawford, of Lakelands, Cork, armorial bookplate, sale, Sotheby's, 13 March 1891, lot 327; Henry Clements, of Killadoon, bookplate (not found in his sale catalogue of 4 July 1966)

Condition Report

Condition is described in the main body of the cataloguing, where appropriate.


We are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE.

Bible, Latin, Venice, 1480, later red morocco gilt, Clements copy
Bible, Latin, Venice, 1480, later red morocco gilt, Clements copy
Lot Closed