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Vita Christi . . . ex evangeliis et scriptoribus orthodoxis, excerpta. Venice, Giovanni de Cavalli,

LUDOLPHUS DE SAXONIA  (1566.)

£450.00 

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Large woodcut elephant printer's device on title, a few woodcut initials.Sm. 4to. [16]ff. 852pp. 18th century vellum

The text includes a life of the author by Hartmann Schedel, numerous hymns (some composed in Sapphic stanzas). Old ecclesiastical or monastic stamp on title-page, perhaps that of the monastery of the Capucins of Ferrara whose ink inscription appears on the title-page; a few light stains.Censimento Edit 16 CNCE 24052

Stock Code: 36037