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Sale 2488 Lot 79
BERNARDUS CLARAVELLENSIS, Saint. Opuscula. Edited by Theophilus Brixianus, with the latter's Carmen de vita S. Bernardi.  leaves. Gothic type. Partly rubricated. 8vo, 157x107 mm, contemporary blind-tooled calf over wooden boards with strapwork roll border around 3-part panel of knotwork tooling on covers, brass catches, lacking clasps, spine ends damaged; dampstaining and worming in blank margins at beginning and end, scattered minor foxing and soiling, blank lower outer corner off R7. 16th-century inscriptions of Michael Sydelius of Olmütz, Martinus Glekelius(?) of Neisse, and Michael Walther, Abbot of the Cistercian Monastery of Rauden, Upper Silesia; and early 17th-century Rauden inscriptions. (Venice: Simon Bevilacqua, 17 October 1495)
Estimate $1,000 - 2,000
Fourth edition; the first was printed circa 1478. HC 2922*; GW 3908; BMC V, 520; ISTC ib00365000.Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $2,210