Monuments of Typography and Xylography: Books of the First Half Century of the Art of Printing in the Possession of Bernard Quaritch and Offered for Sale at the Affixed Prices

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B. Quaritch, 1897 - Incunabula - 312 pages
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Page 282 - Thus endeth the legende named/ in latyn legenda aurea, that is to saye/ in englysshe the golden legende, For/ lyke as golde passeth in valewe alle/ other metalles, so thys legende excedeth/ alle other...
Page 300 - CANTICUM CANTICORUM, reproduced in facsimile, from the Scriverius copy in the British Museum. With an Historical and Bibliographical Introduction by I. Ph. Berjeau. Folio, pp. 36, with 16 Tables of Illustrations, vellum. 1860. 2, 2s. CAREY. — THE PAST, THE PRESENT, AND THE FUTURE.
Page 267 - I myght this sayd book, therfore I haue practysed and lerned at my grete charge and dispense to ordeyne this said book, in prynte after the maner and forme as ye may here see, and is not wreton with penne and ynke as other bokes ben...
Page 283 - Here endeth this present Cronycle of En | glonde with the fruyte of tymes. compyled in | A booke. And also newely Enprynted in the ye | re of our lorde god. M.CCCCC. z .xv. by me | lulyan Notary dwellynge in powlys chyrche | yarde besyde ye westedore by my lordes palyes.
Page 301 - F., the Venetian printing press. An historical study based upon documents for the most part hitherto unpublished. With 22 facsimiles of early printing. London 1891. 4. (Castellan!, Carlo.
Page 267 - ... the whit paper, and my corage not so prone and redy to laboure as hit hath...
Page 71 - Dignare me laudare te, Virgo Sacrata. — Da mihi virtutem contra hostes tuos.
Page 149 - Nel mille quatro cento septe et due nel quarto mese adi cinque et sei questa opera gentile impressa fue lo maestro Johanni Numeister opera dei alla decta impressione et meco fue Elfulginato Evangelista mei : In fol.
Page 279 - Marche, in the i6th yere of our said soverayne lordes raigne. Imprinted at London in Fletestrete by Rycharde Pynson, printer to the kynges moost noble grace. And ended the last day of August : the yere of our Lorde God. MDXXV. Cum privylegio a rege indulto.
Page 278 - Romayns had agaynst lugurth Vsurper of the Kyngdome of Numidy: whiche Cronycle is compyled in Latyn by the renowned Romayn Salust. And translated into Englysshe by Syr Alexander Barclay Preest, at comaundement of the right hye and mighty prince: Thomas Duke of Northfolke.

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