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George Cruikshank’s Table Book. 1885 edn.

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George Cruikshank’s Table Book. 1885 edn.
Price: $250.00

George Cruikshank’s witty and highly distinctive work illustrated Dickens, Punch, Ainsworth, Dibdin and all manner of other books.  Here, ... more info

Minuscule Book of Hours leaf c.1460

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Minuscule Book of Hours leaf c.1460
Price: $295.00

Recto:   14 lines of text in Latin written on vellum in a gothic script. Rubrics in red.  One two-line illuminated initial ... more info

Illuminated Book of Hours leaf, c. 1475

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Illuminated Book of Hours leaf, c. 1475
Price: $295.00

“according to the multitude of thy tender mercies: blot out my iniquity”        Verso:  Text in Latin ... more info

Dante’s Inferno. Glossed printed leaf with woodcut, 1507

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Dante’s Inferno. Glossed printed leaf with woodcut, 1507
Price: $300.00

Recto:  Printed on laid paper in two columns in Italian. There are two sizes of a humanist font with two historiated woodcut initials.  The ... more info

French Book of Hours leaf, c. 1465, with a "grotesque"

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French Book of Hours leaf, c. 1465, with a "grotesque"
Price: $1,275.00

Recto:  Text in Latin written on vellum in black ink a precise Gothic bookhand.   Ruled in red and rubrics in red.   One two-line ... more info

Very early Psalter leaf, c. 1275. Dragon illumination

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Very early Psalter leaf, c. 1275. Dragon illumination
Price: $435.00

Verso:  18 lines of text written in Latin on vellum in black ink in an early gothic script. One three-line illuminated initial “Q” ... more info

Hours leaf, 1531 intricate iron engravings

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Hours leaf, 1531 intricate iron engravings
Price: $125.00

Verso:   Text in Latin printed on laid paper in a gothic script.  Two two-line illuminated initials ‘D’ added by hand ... more info

Kerver printed Book of Hours leaf 1507

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Kerver printed Book of Hours leaf 1507
Price: $145.00

Metal cuts of dragons, grotesques, monkeys   Recto:   Text printed in a gothic typeface on laid paper with many coloured initials added ... more info

Hours of the Virgin. Book of Hours leaf c.1465

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Hours of the Virgin. Book of Hours leaf c.1465
Price: $295.00

“ Make ye joy to God all the earth”   Recto: 16 lines of text in Latin written in a Gothic bookhand in black ink on vellum. One ... more info

Engraved Miniature of Adam & Eve after the Expulsion. 1531

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Engraved Miniature of Adam & Eve after the Expulsion. 1531
Price: $195.00

Book of Hours leaf , 1531,  Early female printer.   Verso:   A finely detailed, full page engraving with elaborate borders ... more info


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