Sermo de visione dei. [Rome: Johann Besicken and Sigismundus Mayer, after 26 December 1495]
4to (203 x 144mm.), 6ff., 28 lines, roman type, woodcut initials, woodcut illustration on first leaf, modern vellum, first leaf spotted
The Schäfer catalogue (no. 247) states that this is the first edition of this sermon given on St Stephen's day, 1495; ISTC lists another edition printed in Rome, by Besicken alone.
ISTC im00811000 (listing 11 copies); Sander 4869
Condition is described in the main body of the cataloguing, where appropriate.
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