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    Sale 2395 | Lot 198
    Price Realized: $2,750With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2395 Lot 198

      (LITURGY, MARONITE.) Missale Chaldaicum juxta ritum ecclesiae nationis Maronitarum. 23 half-page and 4 small woodcut illustrations, including repeats. Syriac text apart from Latin additional title, dedicatory letter to Pope Clement VIII, and colophon, and some prayers in Arabic printed in Syriac letters. [4], 288 pages, including Syriac title dated 1592. Printed in red and black throughout. 4to, 264x194 mm, old diced russia, spine badly worn, white ink shelf number, covers detached; few gatherings browned, front free endpaper hinged to Latin title with cloth tape, last leaf attached to rear cover with cloth tape, St. Charles Borromeo Seminary stamp on last page. Rome: Typographia Medicea, 1594

      Estimate $500 - 1,000

      first edition of the Maronite Missal. Graf I, 657-58.

      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $2,750