Officium Hebdomadae Sanctae - 1709

Description
Officium Hebdomadae Sanctae - 1709
Bindings, Religion - Quantity: 1 - With slipcase - Book

Officium Hebdomadae Sanctae juxta formam Missalis & Breviarii Romani sub Urbano VIII correcti. 8vo format. Engraved frontispiece and 6 full-page engravings in the text.. Entirely printed in red and black. Popular liturgical book with prayers, psalms, hymns and gospel texts for the Holy Week service. Printed in Venice, by Andrea Poleti.

Original calfskin binding, red morocco-leather letter piece with ‘Officium Hebdomada [sic] Sanctae’. Marbled boards, with a central floral motif surrounded by a border. All edges gilt. Paper slightly browned, as usual.

In original marbled leather slipcase, with inner lining identical to the pastedowns of the book.

Very good condition, the slipcase fits perfectly. Unique copy of a deluxe eighteenth-century religious handbook.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Bindings, Religion
Book Title
Officium Hebdomadae Sanctae
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1709
Edition
Illustrated Edition
Language
Latin
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Andrea Poleti
Binding/ Material
Leather
Extras
With slipcase
Number of pages
543
Dimensions
135×77 mm
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