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Meffret. Sermones de tempore et de sanctis, sive Hortulus reginae, Pars Hyemalis only, collation: a12 b10 c-r8 ſ8 s-v8 w-z8 ד8 ɔ8 10, double column, 230 ff. (of 231, lacking a1), 55 lines and headline, Gothic type, initials, initial-strokes and paragraph-marks in red, occasional early ink marginalia, a2 hole at head, with loss of a few words, p3 short tear at foot within text, without loss, final f. (printed recto only) with hole to inner margin, (with loss of several letters) and a section of lower corner torn away, some spotting and staining, modern calf-backed marbled boards, spine in compartments and with black leather label, folio (307 x 202mm.), Basel, Nicolaus Kesler, 20 January, 1487.
⁂ All parts of this work by this 15th century Meissen preacher are rare at auction.
Provenance: 'ex libris Barth. Lungi'; 'Ex libris Wolff. Sigismundi Fischer, Anno 1677' (ink inscriptions to a2).

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Meffret. Sermones de tempore et de sanctis, sive

Estimate £800 - £1,200Mar 30, 2017
220 Queenstown Road
London, SW8 4LP
United Kingdom
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