Auction 443 / Lot n° 94

BIBBIA - Missale Romanum ex decreto Sacrosancti Concilij Tridentini restitutum. Rome: Propaganda Fide, 1714. An important binding from the circle of Pope Clement XII. Folio (420 x 284mm). Title in red and black with large engraved vignette, woodcut initials and vignettes, text within border (some light spotting). Contemporary red morocco, covers decorated in gilt with double border with animals, leaves and fruits at corners and a central lozenge, spine richly decorated and in 7 compartments, gilt turn-ins, gilt endpapers (joints lightly rubbed, some very light chipping).

Auction: 22 January 2018 at 15:00

Estimate 2,000 - 3,000€