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El Cantar de Cantares de Salomon by  Fr. Luis de (Printed on Cork) Leon - Hardcover - One of 17 lettered copies printed on cork for collaborators, thi - 1946 - from James Cummins Bookseller and Biblio.com

El Cantar de Cantares de Salomon

by (Printed on Cork) Leon, Fr. Luis de

Condition: Publisher's incised leather covers. Some wear and splitting to cork leaves, as usual. In publisher's cork slipcase


San Felice de Guixols [Gerona]: José María Viader, 1946. One of 17 lettered copies printed on cork for collaborators, this is letter "Q" for Don Juan Enrique Fau Ardura, El Editor, from an edition of 467 total copies. Eight plates hand-colored and gilt by Juan Ribot, illuminated page borders and initials by Germán Viader. 151, [3] pp. PRINTED ON CORK. 4to. Publisher's incised leather covers. Some wear and splitting to cork leaves, as usual. In publisher's cork slipcase. One of 17 lettered copies printed on cork for collaborators, this is letter "Q" for Don Juan Enrique Fau Ardura, El Editor, from an edition of 467 total copies. Eight plates hand-colored and gilt by Juan Ribot, illuminated page borders and initials by Germán Viader. 151, [3] pp. PRINTED ON CORK. 4to. Hand Illuminated Throughout. A magnificent and fragile production, printed on cork and hand-illuminated throughout.



  • Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 312824
  • Title: El Cantar de Cantares de Salomon
  • Author: (Printed on Cork) Leon, Fr. Luis de
  • Format/binding:Eight plates hand-colored and gilt by Juan Ribot, illuminated page borders and initials by Germán Viader. 151, [3] pp. PR
  • Book condition: Used - Publisher's incised leather covers. Some wear and splitting to cork leaves, as usual. In publisher's cork slipcase
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: One of 17 lettered copies printed on cork for collaborators, thi
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: José María Viader
  • Place: San Felice de Guixols [Gerona]
  • Date published: 1946
  • Keywords: Bible | Books about Books | Illustrated Books
  • Bookseller catalogs: Illustrated Books; Books about Books; Philosophy & Religion;


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