Missale Cameracense, Paris, 1503, contemporary calf over wooden boards
Missale Cameracense, Paris, 1503, contemporary calf over wooden boards
Missale Cameracense, Paris, 1503, contemporary calf over wooden boards
Missale Cameracense, Paris, 1503, contemporary calf over wooden boards
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Missale Cameracense, Paris, 1503, contemporary calf over wooden boards

Estimate: 1,000 - 1,500 GBP

Missale Cameracense, Paris, 1503, contemporary calf over wooden boards

Estimate: 1,000 - 1,500 GBP

Lot Sold:1,125GBP

Lot Details

Description

MISSAL. USE OF CAMBRAI

[Missale secundum usum insignis ecclesie Cameracensis. Paris: Wolfgang Hopyl for Henri Estienne and Simon Vostre, 30 August 1503]


folio (337 x 216mm.), printed in red and black, woodcut illustrations, a1 within woodcut border, typeset music, contemporary French blind-stamped calf over wooden boards with small fleurs-de-lys and double-headed eagle stamps, some deckle edges, sheet of manuscript notes loose at front (in Falkner's hand?), lacking title-page, *8 (probably blank), s5-6 (canon missae), and aa7, a few marginal repairs (probably from index tabs), rebacked, lacking two pairs of clasps


A rare Cambrai missal.


LITERATURE:

BP16 100320; Weale-Bohatta 227 (both listing 3 copies, all incomplete)


PROVENANCE:

John Meade Falkner (1858-1932), author and reader in palaeography, sale, Sotheby's, 14 December 1932, lot 310, £7-10s, Michelmore; William Foyle (1885-1963), Beeleigh Abbey, morocco booklabel; sale, Christie's, 11 July 2000, lot 233 (with another work)

Condition Report

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


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Missale Cameracense, Paris, 1503, contemporary calf over wooden boards
Missale Cameracense, Paris, 1503, contemporary calf over wooden boards
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