Lot n° 10
6000 - 8000
(SAINT BONAVENTURE) :
Egregium opus subtilitate et devoto exercicio precellens parvoru[m] opusculoru[m]. doctoris seraphici sancti Bonaventure.
Two volumes in-folio full brown calf, cold framing on the boards, spine with 4 nerves, title on green leather but mute back, two clasps on each volume.
Printed in Strasbourg [Jordanus de Quedlinburg (Georg Husner)] 1495 and 18 December 1495
Fourth edition. Printed in Latin, gothic type, two columns of 52 lines. Rubricated in red, and each first volume's lettering in red and blue.
False title page of the second volume with handwritten inscriptions and an erased wet stamp.
Four full-page woodcuts, three of which represent the tree of sanguinity, the one in the frontispiece of the second volume partially illustrated in green (branching of the tree), the last one representing the order of angels, seraphim etc.
Rare notes or small drawings in the margin
A few traces of wetness in the margins, occasional stains or small losses in the margins otherwise fresh inside.
Famous edition of the opuscules of Saint Bonaventure
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