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Honorius Augustodunensis (1080-1154) M. Elucidarius Von allerhandt Geschöpffen Gottes, den Engeln, den Himmeln, Gestirns, Planeten, und

Auction:
3012T
Lot:
1539
Sold for:
$461$375

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3012T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 23, 2017 12:00PM

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Honorius Augustodunensis (1080-1154) M. Elucidarius Von allerhandt Geschöpffen Gottes, den Engeln, den Himmeln, Gestirns, Planeten, und wie alle Creaturen geschaffen. [Germany, c. 1540]. Quarto, lacking the title (A1), final blank present (L4), 43 (of 44) unnumbered leaves, including the final blank; illustrated with thirteen text woodcuts, including a scaled-down version of the world map from the Nuremberg Chronicle; some wear to contents, slight water stains, bound in modern half morocco, 7 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-500

A-L4 (lacking A1, the title; but with final blank L4).


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Germany, Christian eschatology, Christian folklore, Christian theology, Elucidarium, European folklore, Honorius, Religion, Theology

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