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Source 2017-11-15 - Bonhams (Firm) - Fine Books, Atlases, Manuscripts and Photographs (24116) (Auction/Dealer Catalog)
Cat./Lot # 154
Transaction Information
Selling Agent(s) Bonhams (Firm)
Sold Yes
Date Sold 2017-11-15
Price 10000.00 GBP
Manuscript Details
Titles Confessionale and other theological texts (Confessionale)
Manuscript Dates late 15th century (1476 to 1501)
Languages Latin (recorded as Latin)
German (recorded as German)
Materials Paper (paper)
Places Southern Germany, Germany, Europe (Southern Germany)
Folios 108 Lines Columns 2
Height 205 Width 145 Alt Size
Binding contemporary red pigskin over wooden boards, metal clasp and hasp, worn, old paper lettering labels on spine,
Other Info

Incipit: "Incipit tractatus de instructone confessorum" " some parts in German, including 6 leaves commencing "Clemens der bischoff", and on fol.60 "Dicas sic in vulgati" followed by text in German" "in a neat gothic hand"

Provenance Information
1942 (End) Friedmann, Hugo, 1901-1945 (as Hugo Friedmann)
" Friedmann's property was forfeited for the benefit of the "German Reich" - he was deported in 1942 and murdered in 1945 at Dachau.
2005 (End) Österreichische Nationalbibliothek (as National Library, Vienna)
Their bookplate. Returned to Friedmann's family in 2005.
2005 (Start) 2017 (End) Friedmann family (England)
Property returned in 2005. Consignors at Bonhams
2017 (Associated) Bonhams (Firm) (as Bonhams)
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Created by mfraas on 2017-11-19 6:29pm
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