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SOLD Tiny Bible leaf, c. 1250, extensive illuminations.

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SOLD Tiny Bible leaf, c. 1250, extensive illuminations.
Price: $650.00

Tiny Bible leaf with “pearl script” & extensive  illuminations, c. 1250, Paris             ... more info

Delicate rinceaux illuminations, Hours leaf c.1480

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Delicate rinceaux illuminations, Hours leaf c.1480
Price: $395.00

A fine panel of delicate rinceaux illuminations beside the text.        Recto:  14 lines of text in Latin written in two ... more info

Illuminated Book of Hours leaf, c. 1475

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

“My generation is taken away: and is wrapped up from me as the tents of shepherds.”   Recto:  Text in Latin written in two ... more info

Interpretations of Hebrew Names c.1250

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Interpretations of Hebrew Names c.1250
Price: $575.00

The Interpretations of Hebrew Names                                ... more info

Incunable “Biblia Latina” leaf,1487-88

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Incunable “Biblia Latina” leaf,1487-88
Price: $125.00

Epistle of Paul to Philemon                   Delicately illuminated initials added by hand after ... more info

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


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