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Processionale, Ritibus Romanae Ecclesiae Accommodatum; Antiphonas & Responsoria aliaque in Supplicationibus decantari solita complecten

Auction:
2764B
Lot:
345
Sold for:
$800$650

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2764B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 16, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Processionale, Ritibus Romanae Ecclesiae Accommodatum; Antiphonas & Responsoria aliaque in Supplicationibus decantari solita complectens. Antwerp: Plantin Moretus, 1629.
Quarto, title page and text printed in red and black throughout, engraved vignette on title, printed music, woodcut initials, vignettes; bound in full contemporary red morocco, ornately lettered and tooled in gilt on spine, incorporating the Jesuit IHS emblem, angel heads with wings, the drawer handle tool; boards also ornately tooled in gilt compartments with a twining vine motif and small acorns, the tooling suggests an English binder, a.e.g., marbled endleaves, surface wear, top cap with endband coming loose, 9 1/4 x 7 1/4 in.
Estimate $600-800

*4, A-Z4, Aa-Pp4, AA-MM4, NN6 (NN3 verso through NN6 recto printed with blank staves of music in red only).


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Antwerp, drawer handle tool

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