Gregorius - Decretales cum Glossa - 1473

Description
Gregorius - Decretales cum Glossa - 1473
Incunabula & early printing - Quantity: 1 - Book

Gregorius IX. Pont. Max., Decretales cum Glossa, Peter Schöffer, Mainz, 23 November 1473.

Wonderful page from an early incunable, printed by a student of Gutenberg, who himself participated in the printing of the first boo printed with loose letters, the Gutenberg Bible from 1455.

Large folio. 81 words with dozens of hand painted initials in red and blue.

GW 11451; ISTC ig00447000; BSB-Ink G-332.

Including a book about the printer: Peter Schoeffer of Gernsheim and Mainz, with a list of his surviving books and broadsides, 1950 (in perfect condition).

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Incunabula & early printing
Author/ Illustrator
Gregorius
Book Title
Decretales cum Glossa
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1473
Edition
Reprint
Language
Latin
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Peter Schoeffer
Binding/ Material
Disbound
Number of pages
1
Dimensions
435×330 mm
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