Apr 09, 2015 - Sale 2379

Sale 2379 - Lot 51

Price Realized: $ 375
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 300 - $ 500
DURAND DE SAINT-POURÇAIN, GUILLAUME. Super sententias theologicas Petri Lombardi commentariorum libri quatuor. Woodcut trees of consanguinity and affinity on O8v and P1r. [28], 324, [2] leaves. Folio, 341x241 mm, contemporary blind-tooled calf over pasteboard with later leather lettering piece, worn, top of spine chipped, raised bands and cover edges worn through, cloth; varying marginal dampstaining, soiling and conspicuous stain in title gutter. Old ownership inscription of the Colégio de São Pedro da Terceira Ordem de Coimbra. Paris: Charlotte Guillard, 1539

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Commentary on the Sentences of Peter Lombard composed in the early 14th century and first published in 1508, here in an edition from the press of Charlotte Guillard (d. 1557), the foremost woman printer of the French Renaissance. Durand was a Dominican theologian controversial for his departure from the teachings of Thomas Aquinas. Sarton III, 522-25.