THE BOOK OF ECCLESIASTICUS. A LEAF FROM A BIBLIA LATINA, PRINTED BY ANTON KOBERGER IN NUREMBERG IN 1479. EARLY PRINTING - INCUNABULA.

THE BOOK OF ECCLESIASTICUS. A LEAF FROM A BIBLIA LATINA, PRINTED BY ANTON KOBERGER IN NUREMBERG IN 1479.

Nuremberg, Germany: Anton Koberger, 1577. A large folio leaf of incunabula, from the 51-line Biblia Latina printed by Anton Koberger on August 6, 1479 at Nurenburg. Text is from Ecclesiasticus [Sirach], Chapters 11 - 14. The leaf measures 410 x 287 mm. Double column, 51 lines of Gothic type in Vulgate Latin, with elaborate versal letters in red & blue. Slight wear to lower corner, a very attractive example. Item #310746

¶ Hain 3072, Goff B564, Oates 993, Proctor 1993.

Price: $200.00