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Lot nr:642
Book nr:35268
Author:ANTONINUS Florentinus, saint
Title:Opus insigne quod Summa nūcupāt
Town:(Lyon
Publisher:Johannes Cleyn
Year:1521, 18 Aug.)
Description:In-folio, [84] + [168] ff, 2 parts only (of 5), each part with a title printed in red in an elaborate woodcut Renaissance border. Title of the first part: Joannes MOLITOR. Repertorium literale summe frugifere diui Antonini Archipresulis Florentini. Gothic text in 2 columns. Some beautiful woodcut initials. Library stamps on first title page. 19th century calf binding, marbled end lvs, scratches on the boards
Note:Ref. Adams A-1218. Scarce, only 2 copies in WorldCat. First published in 1506 by the same publisher.
Antoninus Florentinus (1389-1459). He was an influential theologian at the Council of Florence, in good contact with the Medici and the Pope. He was canonized by Adrian VI on account of his reform of the Dominican Order and the Florentine Church
Price:€450 - €600
Sellingprice:€450
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