THE BOOK OF ECCLESIASTICUS. A LEAF FROM A BIBLIA LATINA, PRINTED BY ANTON KOBERGER IN NUREMBERG IN 1479.
Price: $200.00 USD
Place Published: Nuremberg, Germany
Publisher: Anton Koberger
Date Published: 1577
Book Id: 310746
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.
¶ Hain 3072, Goff B564, Oates 993, Proctor 1993.