Textoris, Sermo de passione Christi, [Basel, 1486], nineteenth-century half calf
Textoris, Sermo de passione Christi, [Basel, 1486], nineteenth-century half calf
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Textoris, Sermo de passione Christi, [Basel, 1486], nineteenth-century half calf
Textoris, Sermo de passione Christi, [Basel, 1486], nineteenth-century half calf
Textoris, Sermo de passione Christi, [Basel, 1486], nineteenth-century half calf
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Textoris, Sermo de passione Christi, [Basel, 1486], nineteenth-century half calf

Estimate: 1,500 - 2,000 GBP

Textoris, Sermo de passione Christi, [Basel, 1486], nineteenth-century half calf

Estimate: 1,500 - 2,000 GBP

Description

TEXTORIS, GUILLERMUS, DE AQUISGRANO

Sermo de passione Christi, sive Sermo historialis passionis dominicae; Dialogus beatae Mariae et Anselmi de passione Christi. Pseudo-Bernardus [i.e. Oglerius de Tridino], De planctu B.V.M. [Basel: Michael Wenssler] for Guillaume de Rochefort, [not after 26 September 1486]


4to (205 x 145mm.), 114 leaves, a-n8 o10, 33 lines, gothic type, initials, paraphs, initial strokes and underlining in red, some larger initials with traces of silver, nineteenth-century half calf, paper gilt lettering-pieces, binding slightly worn


FIRST EDITION. This collection of sermons by the Basel preacher Textoris (c. 1420-1512) was printed at the behest of the French chancellor, Guillaume de Rochefort, who is named in the heading on a2.


LITERATURE:

ISTC it00119000


PROVENANCE:

Capuchin convent of Agonia Domini, Nothgottes (near Rüdesheim am Rhein), inscription on title-page

Condition Report

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