673 - 919 BIBLIOGRAPHY and TYPOGRAPY (including EX LIBRIS and RELATED ART)
- Without the facs. vol.
= Commentary vol. to the facs. reprint of Ms Français 2810 in the Bilbliothèque nationale de France, Paris.
AND 1 other: J. DE KLERK and H. WIJSMAN, Marco Polo's boek over de wonderen van de wereld, Dutch trans. by A. HAAKMAN ('s-Hertogenbosch, 2008, 2 (of 4) vols., orig. unif. gilt cl.).
= Codices Selecti vol. LXXXII. Facs. reprint of the early 16th-century prayer book by the illuminator Simon Bening (Codex MS Western 99 in the Chester Beatty Library, Dublin). Commentary vol. by J. Testa.
- Without the commentary vol.
= Facs. reprint of Cod. 78 B 12 in the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin.
= Facs. reprint of ms. Lat. Q.v.V.1 in the National Library of Russia, St. Petersburg. Commentary vol. by O.N. Bleskina, J. Docampo and G. Solera. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE XII.
AND 1 other on the St. Petersburg Bestiary.
- Lower letterpiece of facs. vol. loosening.
= Facs. reprint of Kings MS 5 in the British Library, London. Commentary vol. by J. Backhouse, J.H. Marrow and G. Schmidt.
= Facs. reprint of the 13th-century bestiary. Introd. by C. de Hamel.
Farnese Book of Hours. Graz, Akademische Druck- u. Verlagsanstalt, 2003, (220)textp., 114 lvs. printed in colours, ills., orig. gilt cl. w. pict. dustwr.
= Facs. reprint of Ms. M69 in the Pierpont Morgan Library, New York. Commentary by W.M. Voelkle and I. Golub.
- Without the commentary vol.
= Facs. edition of the original manuscript Ms. 58, preserved in the Library of Trinity College, Dublin. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE XII.
The Book of Kells. Ibid., idem, (1999), 12 mounted col. facs. lvs., mounted 24p. folio leaflet, in orig. dec. clothbound box, large folio.
- Cloth sl. dam. Contents fine.
AND 1 other.
- Vol. 1 only. Lacks plate 26; endpapers foxed/ browned.
= Cf. Zotter 572, this attractively bound and possibly unique edition not listed.
= Facs. reprint of Clm. 4660 and 4660a in the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek München. With the commentary vol. by B. Bischoff. Zotter 362.
= Facs. reprint of the 13th-century French medical atlas in the British Library, London. Unnumbered copy of the deluxe edition.
De Riancey, H. La vie des saints. Ed. A. De Riancey. Paris, Librairie Bachelin-Deflorenne, 1873, VIII,534,(2)p., 48 chromolithogr. plates, contemp. blindst. calf w. giltlettered spine, a.e.g. (trifle foxed; last free endpaper w. tear). - AND 2 other facs. editions, i.a. LIBER OBITUARIUS AULAE REGINAE IN OXONIA, ed. J.R. Magrath (Oxford, 1910, printed in red, green, blue and black, orig. wr. Library ticket on upper pastedown).
- Without the accomp. German textbooklet. A few sm. spots on lower boardedge; slipcase trifle soiled. Despite minor defects, a fine copy.
= One of 200 numb. copies printed for the Dutch market. Facs. reprint of codex 2533 in the Österreichischen Nationalbibliothek.
- Without the commentary vol. by W. Koschorreck and W. Werner (1981). Most board boxes sl. rubbed along edges.
= Sumptuous facsimile edition of this magnificent medieval songbook. It is the single most comprehensive source of Middle High German Minnesang poetry, written and illuminated in Zurich in the early 14th century, for the Manesse (or Manegg) family, at that time the most wealthy family of Zurich. The splendid facsimile leaves are printed in four to nine colours, the illustrations heightened with gold.
- Very fine.
= One of 290 copies with gilt silver clasps, catches and corner pieces. Codex 1858 in the Österreichischen Nationalbibliothek in Vienna. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE XII.
- Joints of slipcase splitting.
= Codices e Vaticanis selecti vol. XXIX. Facs. reprint of the splendidly decorated late 15th-century French book commissioned by Federico da Montefeltro, Duke of Urbino. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE XIII.
- Box sl. speckled.
= Facs. reprint of the 6th century manuscript in the possession of the Austrian National Library, Vienna. One of the 2300 copies placed in boxed portfolios, covered in ''Elephant Hide'' paper, printed for the members of the Editions Medicina Rara Ltd.
- Fine copy. = Codices Selecti vol. LXXIV.