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    Sale 2475 | Lot 199
    Price Realized: $1,235With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2475 Lot 199

      (MANUSCRIPT FACSIMILE.) The Book of Kells [Evangeliorum Quattuor Codex Cenannensis]. 3 volumes. First two volumes illustrated with 48 tipped-in color plates and numerous full-page black-and-white illustrations. 15 3/4x11 3/4 inches. Thick folio, publisher's full vellum-backed boards, foxed; contents also with scattered foxing; original prospectus leaf, related notes and book reviews laid in; publisher's dust wrappers and slipcases, worn. Volumes 1 and 2 are numbered 15 of 400 copies and the final volume (The Introductory) is one of 500 unnumbered copies. Berne: Urs Graf Verlag, 1950-51

      Estimate $600 - 900

      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $1,235