September 23, 2020 10:00 EST

Ritual and Culture

 
  Lot 28
 

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[Incunabula] Hieronymus
Aureola ex floribus S. Hieronymi contexta...

(Milan: Philippus de Lavagnia, 28 Nov. 1475). 8vo (185 x 130 mm). 173 leaves, lacking front free endpaper (as compared with Biblioteca cantonale di Lugano copy). 25 lines, single column. Roman type. Late eighteenth century full vellum, stamped in gilt, slightly soiled; brown and green morocco spine labels; edges stained red; first few leaves slightly soiled, scattered light soiling throughout remainder of volume; scattered marginalia; bottom half of final leaf repaired with later paper, affecting colophon (missing type supplied in MS). Book-plate of the Doctor Jeremiah Zimmerman Library, Lutheran Theological Seminary, Gettysburg, Pa., on front paste-down. ISTC ih00157000; Goff H157; BMC VI 702; GW M07937.

Provenance: Rev. Dr. Jeremiah Zimmerman
United Lutheran Seminary

Sold for $1,875
Estimated at $1,500 - $2,500


 

(Milan: Philippus de Lavagnia, 28 Nov. 1475). 8vo (185 x 130 mm). 173 leaves, lacking front free endpaper (as compared with Biblioteca cantonale di Lugano copy). 25 lines, single column. Roman type. Late eighteenth century full vellum, stamped in gilt, slightly soiled; brown and green morocco spine labels; edges stained red; first few leaves slightly soiled, scattered light soiling throughout remainder of volume; scattered marginalia; bottom half of final leaf repaired with later paper, affecting colophon (missing type supplied in MS). Book-plate of the Doctor Jeremiah Zimmerman Library, Lutheran Theological Seminary, Gettysburg, Pa., on front paste-down. ISTC ih00157000; Goff H157; BMC VI 702; GW M07937.

Provenance: Rev. Dr. Jeremiah Zimmerman
United Lutheran Seminary

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