74 2643 Incunabula and early 16th cent books Ludolphus de Saxonia
74/2643 [Incunabula and early 16th cent. books]. Ludolphus de Saxonia. (Vita Christi. Dat boeck van Jhesus leven). Antw., Hendrick Eckert van Homberch, 27 april 1521, (322 [of 332]) lvs., 144 woodcuts (incl. 22 full-p. and 60 nearly full-p.), modern overlapping vellum, sm. folio.

- Lacks 10 lvs (the first 8 introd. leaves (quires A and B) and Ee1 and Ee4. Ee2 and Ee4 remargined (just touching letters); some leaves sl. stained or fingersoiled; a few leaves w. closed sm. tears in outer margin; bookplate on upper pastedown.

= Provenance: Jan Frederick van Schelhart, Heer van Scheijn (contemp. owner's entry on final leaf (Eeiii, recto). Attractive woodcuts, probably by three different unidentified artists. A few leaves rubricated in red; Nijhoff/ Kronenberg1410; Adams L-1684. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE LXXVIII.

€ (2.500-3.500) 2750