Cassiodorus, Expositio in Psalterium, Basel, 1491, contemporary half stamped pigskin over wooden boards
Cassiodorus, Expositio in Psalterium, Basel, 1491, contemporary half stamped pigskin over wooden boards
Cassiodorus, Expositio in Psalterium, Basel, 1491, contemporary half stamped pigskin over wooden boards
Cassiodorus, Expositio in Psalterium, Basel, 1491, contemporary half stamped pigskin over wooden boards
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Cassiodorus, Expositio in Psalterium, Basel, 1491, contemporary half stamped pigskin over wooden boards

Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 GBP

Cassiodorus, Expositio in Psalterium, Basel, 1491, contemporary half stamped pigskin over wooden boards

Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 GBP

Lot Sold:3,250GBP

Lot Details

Description

CASSIODORUS

Expositio in Psalterium. Basel: Johann Amerbach, 1491


Chancery folio (290 x 215mm.), 340 leaves, aa8 bb6 cc8 a–m8.6 n–p8 q-z A–D6.8 E–G6 H–T8.6 U–Y8, double column, gothic type, initial spaces, contemporary half stamped pigskin over wooden boards from the bindery of St Peter in Salzburg (EDBD w002683), two clasps, manuscript fragments in binding, O3 repaired at foredge, binding slightly rubbed, one strap splitting


A crisp copy in a fine contemporary Salzburg binding.


LITERATURE:

ISTC ic00236000


PROVENANCE:

Georgius Meringer, presbyter; Leonhardus Graf, presbyter in Eichstätt, early inscriptions on title-page

Condition Report

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


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Cassiodorus, Expositio in Psalterium, Basel, 1491, contemporary half stamped pigskin over wooden boards
Cassiodorus, Expositio in Psalterium, Basel, 1491, contemporary half stamped pigskin over wooden boards
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