Sale 2468 - Early Printed, Medical, Scientific & Travel Books, March 8, 2018
96 c AUGUSTINUS, AURELIUS, Saint. Sermones ad heremitas.  (of ) leaves; lacks the initial blank. Roman type. Rubricated. 8vo, 139x101 mm, old vellum boards, soiled and stained, spine damaged; occasional toning or light browning, scattered minor stains, wormhole in blank lower outer corner of first few leaves, first leaf soiled with indistinct partly abraded stamp, narrow strip excised from blank upper margin, split between last leaf and rear free endpaper (caused by removal of item formerly bound in?). (Brescia: Jacobus Britannicus, 5 January 1486) [1,500/2,500] Third edition; the first was published in 1477. HC 2001*; GW 3001; BMC VII, 974; ISTC ia01313000. 97 c (BIBLE IN LATIN.) [Biblia cum Postillis Nicolai de Lyra.] Part 3 (of 3).  (of ) leaves, containing the complete NewTestament, Contra perfidiam Judaeorum, Probatio incarnationis divine persone, and register, but without the Additiones of Paulus Burgensis. Gothic type. Initial strokes in yellow throughout. Folio, 271x199 mm, old limp vellum, worn, lacking ties; intermittent mostly minor marginal dampstaining, small wormholes through first and last several leaves generally not impairing legibility, first page soiled, small smeared ink blot on 41/7, 49/2.7 toned, few early marginalia, repaired clean tear in last leaf. (Venice: Franciscus Renner, de Heilbronn, 1482) [2,000/3,000] HC 3165*; GW 4287; BMC V, 197; ISTC ib00612000. INCUNABULA LOTS 95-127 95 95 c ANGELUS DE CLAVASIO. Summa angelica de casibus conscientiae. Title in red and black with woodcut of St. Peter. , 458 leaves. Gothic type. Rubricated, and with 6-line decorated initial A in blue on a1r. 8vo, 149x104 mm, old limp vellum with remnants of thong ties; contents dampstained with particularly dark stains at beginning and end, wormtrails of varying sizes through most of volume affecting text with severe loss in lower outer corner of opening leaves, bottom portion of several preliminaries torn restored with text loss, title badly stained and mounted. Indistinct branded ownership marks on top and bottom edges; bookplate of the Convento de San Francisco de México on rear pastedown. sold as is . (Venice: Paganinus de Paganinis, 7 June 1499) [400/600] Popular alphabetically-organized reference work for confessors. HC 5401*; GW 1945; BMC V, 460; Sander 403; ISTC ia00729000.