Selections From Our Spring 2015 Catalogue
I. Books In Chained Bindings
Natalibus: Catalogus sanctorum; Venice; 1493; de Sancto Ursio.
$30,000
Petrus de Palude Sermones: Straßburg;1487; Martin Flach.
$95,000
Suetonius: Vitae XII Cæsarum; Milan; 1491; Ulrich Scinzenzeler.
$35,000
Antoninus: Summa Confessionum; Venice; 1480; Colonia / Menthen.
$32,500
Jacobus de Voragine: Legenda Aurea; Venice; 1480; de Strata.
$75,000
Meffreth: Sermones de Tempore; Nuremberg; 1487; Koberger.
$65,000
Missale Brixinense: Augsburg; 1493; Erhard Ratdolt.
$25,000
Flavius Iosephus;  De Bello Judaico; Venice;1499; Scotus.
$40,000
Mammotrectus super bibliam: Straßburg;1487; Martin Flach.
$17,500
II. Books In Original and Fine Bindings
Durandus: Rationale divinorum officiorum; Mainz; 1459; Schöeffer.
$1,250,000
Augustinus::De civitate dei; Printed on Vellum; Mainz; 1473; Schöeffer.
$475,000
H. Scheidel; Liber Chronicarum; Nuremberg; 1493; Anton Koberger.
$100,000
Josephus: De antiquitate Judaica; Augsburg; 1470; Iohann Schüssler.
$350,000
Pope Leo I: Sermons; Basel;  1474; Michael Wenssler.
$20,000
Missale Pragense:Pilsen; 1479; Printer of Statuta Synodalia.
$95,000
Chrysostomus: Supra Psalmo quinquagesimo: Köln; 1466; Zell.
$35,000
Nider: Vierundzwanzig goldenen Harfen;  Augsburg; 1469 Bämler.
$125,000
Pius II: Epistolæ in pontificatu editaæ Milan; 1473; Zarotus.
$17,500
Justinianus: Corporis Iuris Civilis: Venice; 1494; Arrivabenus.
$22,500
Ambrosius Mediolanensis::Opera: Basel; 1492; Amerbach.
$35,000
Ecclesiastica Historia and Gentis Anglorum: both Straßburg;1500.
$15,000
Albertus Eyb: Margarita poetica, Basel; 1495; Johann Amerbach.
$12,500
F. de Colona; Hypnerotomachia Poliphili; Venice; 1499; Aldus.
$625,000
Cicero, Epistolæ ad Familiares; Venice;1480; Printer of Martialis.
$22,500
Biblla Sacra Latina; Basel; 1479; Johann Amerbach.
$15,000
Baudemundus: Vita Sancti Amandi Tulle; c1275; 22k Gold/Champlevé.
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Commonplace Book on vellum; Aix-en-Provence; 12 May, 1490.
$7,500
Bettini De Divina Præordinatione; Rome; 1480; Eucharius Silber.
$7,500
Ludolphus de Saxonia: Vita Christi;. Brescia; 1495; Britannicus.
$10,000
Zutphania: De spiritualibus ascensionibus; Straßburg; 1488.
$7,500
Thomas á Kempis: De vita et beneficiis salvatoris; Basel; 1488.
$9,500
Manuscript Psalterium on vellum: 1225 - 1250; Flanders.
$6,500
Monastic Antiphonal Mariale on vellum; circa 1475; Cluny Abbey.
$6,500
Thomas á Kempis: De vita et beneficiis salvatoris; Köln; [1498].
$9,500
Plato: Opera; Florence; 1484; Laurentius de Alopa: First Edition.
$225,000
Horæ  B.M.V. Paris; 1498; Pigouchet for Simon Vostre.
$6,500
Bernardus Claravallensis: Sermones Cantica; Paris;1494.
$9,500
Bernardus Claravallensis: Epistolæ;  Paris;  1494; Levet.
$9,500
Bernardus Claravallensis: Sermones; Paris; 1495;Levet.
$9,500
The three volumes below, constituting the whole of Bernard's Opera, available as a group: $25,000.
III. Book-Related Miscellany
2 Cunieform Tablets: Proposal and Dowry; Akkadian; c. 2200 BCE.
$7,500
Bronze Hornbook; Monastic Continental England; circa 1500.
$4,750
Anglo-Saxon Pilgrim's Amulet; Circa 1050 - 1075; Northumbria(?).
$7,500
Charter on Vellum;  Languedoc; 1158;Gervais de Caux.
$2,500
Sahidic Papyrus Fragment; Thebes; c. 600 AD: John 19:17.
$4,750
Charter on Vellum; Humbeek; 1467, with Bürgermeister's seal..
$1,500
Charter on Vellum; Bruxelles; 1471; Quittances de Dot: between Elizabeth Morinarys & Johannes Roelof.
$1,250
Anglo-Saxon Charter on Vellum: West Sussex; 966;  With the Sign of Eadgar Probably Spurious
$22,500
Vellum Gospelary fragment: Mark 8:21 - 8:35; Italy; 600AD - 625AD.
$35,000
Miniature on Vellum (4 Evangelists) from an Horæ; Paris; 1440 - 1465.
$4,000
6 Recovered Vellum fragments; Coptic; c. 650AD; 2 Corinthians 7.
$5,500