16th. Century Manuscript Book With 306 Pages-over 1200 Handpainted Initials
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16th. Century Manuscript Book With 306 Pages-over 1200 Handpainted Initials :
16th. Century Manuscript book with 306 pages-over 1200 handpainted Initials !!!!
With a fascinating Calendar on the beginning!!!!!!!!!!!For sale now a very beautiful and old manuscript, here now the details:
Prayer book (Book of hours). Latin manuscript on paper. Germany, ca. 16th. Century 8vo (ca. 16 x 11 cm)
mostly 13 lines per page. Textura-script with a fine dark brown ink with hundreds of red initials. The amazing manuscript contains at the beginning 43 pages of the Calendar of the Saints following
by 263 handwritten pages of liturgical prayers,
starting with the Psalm 22: "Deus, Deus meus, respice..." and closing with "Nunc dimittis" (Canticle of Simeon)
Finally, the last Litany prayer, "Ineffabilem": "Protege domine famulos tuos" which was required to read in the litany, from the Year 1257.Cotains: 43 pages calendar, 263 pages of prayers. all together 306 handwritten pages.(Complete!)Condition: Leatherbound (rubbed), all fore edges in gilt with beautiful patterns.
Slightly browned. Previous ownership inscription and collector-stamp with the annotation "In the Year 1501"!
All in all in a very good+ condition! (Almost no We say in German: "Bilder sagen mehr als Worte", means = "Pictures saying more than thousand
I have listet more very old books and manuscripts at the moment!!! The book is located in Germany! 10-day sale, ending on sunday.
s/h to the USA (ca. 9 days) is: $4,-
Canada and South-America: $ 4,-
National shipping within Germany is: $4,-
I'm not responsible for customs or Tax! Insurance on request! Payment via Pay-Pal!
I send the mail with a trackable Number only! sale starts on 0.99 USD ending on sunday. !
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