Oct 24, 2019 - Sale 2521

Sale 2521 - Lot 70

Price Realized: $ 8,125
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 6,000 - $ 9,000
CANIS, JOHANNES JACOBUS. De modo studendi in utroque iure. [22] leaves, including final blank. Roman type. Rubricated. 4to, 198x129 mm, contemporary 1/4 deerskin over wooden boards with remnants of vellum strips nailed along outer edge of leather, skillfully rebacked, lacking catch and clasp, shallow circular incision on front cover; light to moderate marginal foxing throughout; formerly part of a sammelband, with vellum fore-edge tab on first leaf. [Padua: Bartholomaeus de Valdezoccho], (1 October 1476)

Additional Details

first edition of a guide to the study of civil and canon law by a professor at Padua (d. 1494). H 4321; GW 5973; BMC XII, 65; ISTC ic00097000 (18 holding institutions, including 4 in the U. S.).