Apr 09, 2015 - Sale 2379

Sale 2379 - Lot 19

Price Realized: $ 2,125
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 400 - $ 600
(BINDING.) Angeletto, Andrea. Vita, e Miracoli di S. Canuto Martire Re della Dania, o Danimarca. [16], 214, [1] pages, including half-title and errata leaf at end. 4to, 189x138 mm, contemporary russet morocco elaborately gilt with arms of Cardinal Virginio(?) Orsini, joints rubbed but sound, lower outer corner of covers bumped, ties lacking; varying foxing or browning, marginal dampstaining through much of volume, blank lower portion of half-title excised. Rome: Jacomo Fei, 1667

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first edition of a life of Canute IV, the martyred and canonized King of Denmark (circa 1042-86).