Auction 408 / Lot n° 2311

BIANCHINI, Giuseppe Bianchini (1704-1764) - Liturgia antiqua Hispanica Gothica Isidoriana Mozarabica Toletana mixta illustrata. Rome: Geronimo Mainardi, 1746. A good copy of the first edition of this work in which the author discusses the origins of the languages in the Iberic Peninsula. 2 volumes, folio (375 x 250mm). Titles in red and black with engraved vignettes, an engraved plate and engraved initials. Introductions and texts swapped between vols (titles with very light soiling). Contemporary calf, gilt spines and red edges (some scuffing). SBN calls for leaves i1-i2 which don't appear in our copy and in no other digitized copy we found. The leaves do not appear to be missing. (2) The lot is accompanied by an export license.

Auction: 21 November 2017 at 15:00

Estimate 300.00 - 500.00€