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|Source||2014-07-08 - Sotheby's (Firm) - Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts (L14240: ALBRECHT) (Auction/Dealer Catalog)|
Commentary on Aristotle, De Physica (Commentary on the Physics of Aristotle)
Gerardus de Harderwijk
ca. 1480 (1470 to 1491)
Germany, Cologne (recorded as Germany (probably Cologne or perhaps Frankfurt))
Germany, Frankfurt (recorded as Germany (probably Cologne or perhaps Frankfurt)) ?
|Binding||Early beveled wooden boards with modern vellum over spine and leather clasp, “Glosa …libro phys” in black ink in seventeenth- or eighteenth-century hand on front cover.|
In a small secretarial hand, occasional ornamental cadels in lower margin, neat contemporary marginalia including several pointing finger marks, some initials with line-drawn angular acanthus-leaf sprays, watermark of an angular ‘P’ surmounted by a flower (close to Briquet, no.8594: Frankfurt, 1460), strips from a contemporary vellum document used as quire strengtheners, outer margins of pages with slight discoloration from thumbing, one of original flyleaves at front becoming loose and edges of leaves woolly in places, else good condition.
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|Created||by aldevine on 2014-09-16 11:57am|
|Last Updated||by Matthias Budisin on 2016-04-05 14:41:28 -0400|
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