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Crescentiis (Petrus de) Le livre des prouffitz cha[m]pestres et ruraulx, collation: A8 B4 C-Z8, double column, title in red and black and with large woodcut grotesque initial, verso of title with full-page woodcut of an enthroned François I, half-page woodcuts within text, woodcut historiated initials, lacking final ?blank f., some spotting and staining, lightly browned, red crushed morocco, gilt, by 'L.S.', g.e., little marked, 4to (238 x 165mm.), Lyon, Pierre de Sainte-Lucie, 1539.

⁂ Provenance: Rothamsted acquisition date 1921.
Literature: Not in Adams; Thiébaud 229-230.

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Crescentiis (Petrus de) Le livre des prouffitz

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Auction Curated By:
Rupert Powell
International Head of Books and Works on Paper
Justin Phillips
Early and Continental Printing
220 Queenstown Road
London, SW8 4LP
United Kingdom
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