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    Sale 2457 | Lot 167
    Price Realized: $7,000With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2457 Lot 167

      (BIBLE IN LATIN.) [Biblia Latina.] 2 volumes. Folio, 417x305 mm, original elaborately blind-stamped leather over wooden boards by Albert K├Âllner of Leipzig, slight wear to raised bands, spine ends, joints, and cover edges, Volume 1 joints starting at bottom; contents clean. (Leipzig: Insel-Verlag, 1913-14)

      Estimate $8,000 - 12,000

      number 16 of 300 sets of the first facsimile edition of the gutenberg bible, superbly reproduced in full color from illuminated vellum copies at Berlin and Fulda, and bound in imitation of the contemporary binding on the Fulda copy. Without the 1923 volume of commentary by Paul Schwenke. Sarkowski 163.

      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $7,000