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Sale 2488 Lot 89
HIERONYMUS, Saint. Vitae sanctorum patrum, sive Vitas patrum.  (of ), 252 leaves; lacks initial blank. Gothic type. Rubricated, and with painted border and 15-line decorated initial B in colors and gold on b1r. 4to, 222x162 mm, early 19th-century 1/2 sheep, top of spine damaged, joints partly cracked, cover corners worn through; dampstaining in outer corners with traces of mold in lower outer corners toward end and restoration on last 6 leaves not affecting text, occasional soiling, scattered ink smudges and partly cropped early marginalia, handwritten partial table of contents on front endleaf, indistinct Jesuit ownership inscription on first page. (Venice: Octavianus Scotus, 14 February 1483/84)
Estimate $2,000 - 3,000
HC 8599*; BMC V, 279; ISTC ih00206000.Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $4,750