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Leaves from Incunabula, Early Printed Books, and Fine Printing, Approximately Thirty-eight Leaves.

Auction:
3040B
Lot:
357
Sold for:
$984$800

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3040B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 12, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Leaves from Incunabula, Early Printed Books, and Fine Printing, Approximately Thirty-eight Leaves. Including two leaves from the Nuremberg Chronicle, incunabula leaves printed by Sweynham and Pannartz, and Mentelin, early Aldine leaves, and others, folio, quarto, and octavo.
Estimate $300-500


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Keywords

Arnold Pannartz and Konrad Sweynheim, Book, Book formats, Folio, Incunable, Johannes Mentelin, Media technology, Octavo, Printing, Publishing, Quarto

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