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Lot nr:570
Book nr:29862
Author:[BORCHT, Pieter van der]
Title:Evangeliorvm dominicalivm svmmaria, sanctorvmq[ue] historiae paucissimis verbis expressæ, iuxta kalendarium Romanum; cvm iconibvs in ære excusis
Town:Antverpiae
Publisher:ex off. Christophori Plantini
Year:1584
Description:In-24°, 112 pp, all pages within double lines. With 55 copper engravings, designed by Pieter van der BORCHT and engraved by a not-named artist (perhaps P. Uten Wale).
Followed by: Sanctorum Kalendarii Romani, Iuxta Concilium Tridentinum restituti imagines in aere excisae. Antverpiae, ex off. Christophori Plantini, 1584.
In-24°, 464 pp, ill. with 230 nice copper engravings, representing saints or scenes from the New Testament celebrated on fixed calendar-days, designed by Pieter van der BORCHT. Some very pale damp staining at the end of the vol. Nice copy.
Old vellum binding, title in ink on spine, green silk ties
Note:Two beautiful related illustrated publications by Plantin.
Ref. First book: Belgica typographica 1090 ; BCNI 3830 ; Voet II, 1153. Reprint of the 1580-edition, which it faithfully reproduces, with only minor changes
Second book: Belgica typographica 5356, Voet II, 867 (very likely to be sold together with the first book)
Other books printed by Chr. Plantin: lots 608- 646- 724- 730- 921- 927- 1028- 1036.
Price:€500 - €700
Sellingprice:€650
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