Tommaso d'Aquino - Sancti Thome de Aquino Super epistolas - 1510

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Tommaso d'Aquino - Sancti Thome de Aquino Super epistolas - 1510
History, Religion - Quantity: 1 - Book

d'Aquino Tommaso, Santo
Sancti Thome de Aquino Super epistola Sancti Pauli Comentaria
Venetiis - 1510 -
Impensis d. Giontini de Gionta florentini.
(12), 261, (1) c.
Folio - 32 x 23 cm.

Splendid and very rare Giunti edition with the text of the Epistles in Latin (ad Romanos, ad Corinthios, ad Galathas, ad Ephelios, ad Philippenses, ad Colossenses, ad Thessalonicenses, ad Thimotheum,
ad Titum, ad Philemonem, ad Hebreos).

Elegant typographic layout, with text printed in Gothic letters in a 65-line double column.
Each column of the text is framed in a handwritten gilded frame.
Numerous engraved drop caps, with some of them with 14 lines.
On the registrum there is the classic Giunti brand, depicting a framed tower with initials Z. Z.

Precious and robust binding, absolutely coeval, sow leather on wooden strips, with embossed decorations.
Spine with 6 raised bands with framed label and author in gold.

Interior (complete) with fresh, crisp, clean and intact sheets.
Precious coeval manuscript of a previous owner on the top edge of the title page (1515). On the front counter-plate, an antique and prestigious bookplate of a British noble house.
Original endpapers included.
Minium sprayed edges.
In very good overall condition.
Collated. Complete.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
History, Religion
Author/ Illustrator
Tommaso d'Aquino
Book Title
Sancti Thome de Aquino Super epistolas
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1510
Language
Latin
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Giontini de Gionta
Binding/ Material
Leather
Number of pages
261
Dimensions
32×23 cm
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