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Lot nr:512
Book nr:31393
Author:[POSTINCUNABEL] ANGELUS de Clavasio
Title:Summa angelica de casibus conscientiae
Town:(Hagenau
Publisher:J. Rynmann - J. Knoblauch - H. Gran
Year:1509)
Description:In-f°, [16]- 319 ff. Edited by Girolamo Tornieli. Printed in 2 columns, 56 lines, many old marginal annotations. Capital spaces with guide-letters, a few lvs. rubricated. Wormholes, some waterstains on the last lvs. Marg. tear without loss in f. 289. Contemporary binding in full pigskin, (wormholes) blindtooled, with bronze cornerpieces, centrepiece and clasps
Note:Later edition of the "Summa angelica" of the Franciscan canon lawyer Angelo Carleti (1410-1495), first printed in Chivasso (Clavasium) 1486. His alphabetically arranged encyclopaedia of cases of conscience was very popular, although Luther detested it, he considered it a symbol of Catholic orthodoxy and had it publicly burnt in 1520 outside Wittenberg's Elster Gate.
Provenance: according to Kyriss originating from the Benedictine monastery of Wiblingen (near Ulm in Wüttenberg)
Ref. VD 16.1, A 2823, not in Adams
Price:€400 - €600
Sellingprice:€900
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