Lot 205 of 338:
Printed by Wynkyn de Worde, 1493  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$780
Estimate:
$600 - $900

Title:
Single leaf from The Lives of the Saints, i.e. The Golden Legend

Author:
[Voragine, Jacobus de]

Place:
[Westminster]

Publisher:
[Wynkyn de Worde]

Date:
[1493]

Description:

Single leaf (Folio 173). Two columns, 44 lines plus headline. 25x18.4 cm (10x7¼"). 

Leaf from the second edition in English of Voragine's collection of saints' lives. Printed by Wynkyn de Worde. This leaf is from the life of Saint Paul.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Top right corner neatly repaired not affecting any printing, stub at left edge from previous binding, two wormholes in lower left corner; faint stain at fore-margin intruding to text; very good.


 
Item number:
311202
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