Auction 408 / Lot n° 2329

Decretales domini pape Gregorij noni acurata diligentia nouissime. Venice: Luca Antonio Giunta il vecchio, 1514. A fine edition with numerous woodcut illustrations some of which full-page. 8vo (214 x 150mm). Title within elaborate woodcut border with red printer's device, text in red and black, numerous woodcut illustrations, ca. 180 of which 3 full-page, woodcut initials, a1 and o1 bound out of sequence (inner margin of title glued to new endpaper causing tear, without final leaf probably blank, light soiling). 19th-century blindstamped calf (modern endpapers, worn). Provenance: Gregorii (early note).

Auction: 21 November 2017 at 15:00

Estimate € 800 - 1,200

Sold € 1,300