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Autografi Dei Letterati Italiani. IL Quattrocento. Tomo I

By: Bausi, Francesco; Campanelli, Maurizio; Gentile, Sebastiano; Hankins, James, editors

Price: $79.00

Publisher: Roma, Salerno Editrice: 2013

Seller ID: 10500

ISBN: 8884028892

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


KB25...Xv, 484 pp. Indexes. 4to. Nice illustrations of manuscripts throughout. Paleograpy by Teresa de Robertis. Dark red dust jacket with image of a medieval manuscript with an elephant, has just a hint of shelf wear. Book itself has record of date and price paid on title page in pencil, otherwise clean and unmarked. Beautiful example. In Italian with Latin manuscript. Heavy for international or Canadian shipping. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 484 pages View more info

Autografi Dei Letterati Italiani. Le Origini E IL Trecento - Tomo I

By: Brunetti, Giuseppina; Fiorilla, Maurizio; Petoletti, Marco, editors

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Roma, Salerno Editrice: 2013

Seller ID: 10499

ISBN: 8884028841

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


KB25...Xv, 365 pp. Indices. 4to. Nice illustrations of manuscripts throughout. Dark red dust jacket with image of a medieval manuscript has just a hint of shelf wear. Book itself has record of date and price paid on title page in pencil, otherwise clean and unmarked. Beautiful example. In Italian with Latin manuscript. Heavy for international or Canadian shipping. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 365 pages View more info

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Essemplare Di Piu Sorti Lettere; Edited, with an Introduction and Translation

By: Cresci, Giovanni Francesco; Osley, A. S. , editor

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Nattali & Maurice: 1968

Seller ID: 10522

ISBN: 0370001702

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


KB19...50 pp followed by unpaginated fascimile. Oblong octavo. Grey kraft dust jacket is a little sunned at the spine, some small signs of wear at extremities, front flap price clipped. Interior is clean and unmarked, a lovely little copy. "The first fascimile to be made of one of the fines sixteenth century Italian writing books, Cresci's first manual, printed at Rome in 1560. Cresci's capitals represented the traditional letters in their original vitality. This facsimile is made from a fine copy of the 1578 edition, with a translation of the text and intro by Osley. ; Nattali & Maurice F... View more info

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The Work of Jan Van Krimpen a Record in Honour of His Sixtieth Birthday Illustrated by Reproductions of Drawings, Specimen of Type, Lettering and Bookwork

By: Dreyfus, John; Stanley Morison (Foreword)

Price: $145.00

Publisher: London, Sylvan Press: 1952

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 10521

Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket


KB19...xvii, 160 pp. Index. Illustrated throughout, some in red and black. Small quarto. Dust jacket in dark grey-green is in old Mylar, has many chips, edge lacks and tears but is substantially still present, flaps intact. Book covers are clean and unmarked. Interior front hinge just starting at top, paper is creamy and darkening around the margins but still clean. A nice copy of this lovely work. Printed simultaneously in London and in Holland. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 160 pages View more info

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The Rothschild Canticles Art and Mysticism in Flanders and the Rhineland Circa 1300

By: Hamburger, Jeffery F.

Price: $225.00

Publisher: New Haven And London, Yale University Press: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 10550

ISBN: 0300043082

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


KB26...xi, 336 pp. 12 colour plates after pg 84. 225 plates between end of text and index. Notes, bibliography, indices. Large quarto. Dust jacket is dark blue with a medieval illumination and gold lettering. Clean and unmarked, flaps intact, now in Mylar. Book itself is clean and unmarked, covers are clean, text is clear. Some minor shelf soiling and age but really a very nice copy. Heavy for international shipping. ; Yale Publications In The History Of Art; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 336 pages View more info

Introduction a La Codicologie

By: Lemaire, Jacques

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Louvaine-la Neuve, Universite Catholique De Louvain: 1989

Seller ID: 10531

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Xi, 265 pp, xliii plates. Octavo. Glossy grey card covers with image of medieval scribe. Bottom corner a little bumped, interior clean and unmarked except the first 20 leaves have a dark purple stain at the bogttom edge (beverage? ). Does not affect text. Priced low to reflect this defect but still a usable copy. Entirely in French. ; Textes, Etudes, Congres; Vol. 9; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 265 pages View more info

The Medieval Book Glosses from Friends & Colleagues of Christopher De Hamel

By: Marrow, James H. ; Linenthal, Richard A. & Noel, William, editors

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Houten, Netherlands, Hes & De Graaf: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10496

ISBN: 9061943701

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


KB25...xxxi, 468 pp. 4to. Cream linen with dark red/gilt spine label. Frontis portrait of De Hamel, book lavishly and beautifully illustrated with many full colour selections from medieval illuminations, among others. Printed in black and red. In very nice condition, just a hint of shelf wear to the covers, interior clean and bright. Essays in honour of de Hamel's 60th birthday. De Hamel is noted for his knowledge of medieval manuscripts. A lovely book. Heavy for international or Canadian shipping. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 468 pages View more info

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Eheb├╝chlein. Faksimile Der Originalausgabe Von Anton Koberger N├╝rnberg 1472

By: Von Eyb, Albrecht

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Wiesbaden, Guido Pressler: 1966

Seller ID: 10523

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


KB19...185 pp. Index, bibliography. Small quarto. The first 126 pages are a beautiful fascimile of the 1472 Nurnberg edition, complete with stunning illuminated initials in colours. 1472 text in German, modern text in German, as well. Very handsome natural linen covers with cream cloth spine. Minor wear to covers, interior clean and unmarked, inside back cover has some light pencil notes that look like price paid when first bought in 1967. Book by the German early humanist Albrecht von Eyb (1420-1475) is probably the most prominent of a genre of German-language literature that formed around th... View more info