Lot 29 of 230:
Berardi on Gratian's Decretum  

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Gratiani canones genuini ab apocryphis discreti, corrupti ad emendatiorum codicum fidem exacti, difficiliores commoda interpretatione illustrati...

Berardi, Carlo Sebastiano [and Gratian]


Ex Typographia Regia



Four Volumes. (4to) 26.5x20 cm (10½x8"), vellum, spines stamped and lettered in gilt, marbled edges. First Edition. 

A critical exposition of Gratian's Decretum.  Carlo Sebastiano Berardi (1719-1768) was an Italian Roman Catholic priest and canon lawyer. Gratian (Medieval Latin: Gratianus) was a canon lawyer from Bologna who flourished in the mid 12th century. Institutional call number at foot of spine, stamps to title page, library pocket affixed to rear pastedown.. 

Lot Amendments

Light wear and soiling to vellum; some hinges cracked or starting, hints of foxing, mild toning, some page rippling; very good.

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