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    Sale 2395 | Lot 112
    Price Realized: $1,820With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2395 Lot 112

      ISAAC, Sciadrensis [i. e., ISHAQ AL-SHIDRAWI]. Rudimentum Syriacum. Woodcut Holy Monogram on title; 17 small text illustrations; arms of Pope Paul V at end. [48] leaves, including woodcut frontispiece and final blank. Printed in red and black throughout. 8vo, 165x110 mm, 18th-century 1/2 sheep and patterned boards, lettering piece chipped, surface worming on covers; occasional heavy browning, St. Charles Borromeo Seminary stamp on last page. Rome: Stefano Paolini for the Maronite College, 1618

      Estimate $800 - 1,200

      first edition of a reader of religious texts in Syriac prefaced with an explanation of the Syriac alphabet.

      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $1,820