Anton Sorg Historia vom grossen Alexander 1478

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Book Title

The Historia vom grossen Alexander

Volume

N/A

Edition

N/A

Country of Origin

Germany

City of Origin

Augsburg

Date

June 8, 1478

Printer

Anton Sorg

Language

German

Script and/or Type

Gothic

Number of Lines

33

Width of Leaf

190 mm

Height of Leaf

270 mm

References

GW 885,Hain 786, Goff A-404

Description

This is a leaf of incunabula from The 'Historia vom grossen Alexander' by Alexander Magnus. Which is autobiography of Alexander the Great. Anton Sorg printed it on June 8, 1478 in Augsburg. The small folio leaf measures 270 x 190 mm. in totality and contains 33-lines of gothic type printed single column in German. The text begins with an unadorned 4-line versal 'I'. The Verso: contains the same amount of lines type and style with two 4-line versal 'D'. Along the top of the page is an annotation written in an old hand.

Medium

Paper

Price:
$200.00
SKU:
40123
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