Lot 197 of 253:
Wynkyn de Worde leaf book  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$240
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
A Short Account of the Life and Work of Wynkyn de Worde with a Leaf from the Golden Legend...

Author:
[Wynkyn de Worde]

Place:
San Francisco

Publisher:
Book Club of California

Date:
1949

Description:

Printed in red and black. Illustrated. (Folio) original cloth-backed boards, printed paper spine and cover labels. One of 375 copies printed by the Grabhorn Press.

With an original leaf from Wynkyn de Worde's Golden Legend tipped in. Printed by him in London, 1527.  This copy with an extra cover label laid in. GB 486; BCC 71.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Light wear and rubbing to binding; light toning to interior; very good.


 
Item number:
283866
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