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A MEDIEVAL MIRROR SPECULUM HUMANAE SALVATIONIS 1324 - 1500 by  and Joyce Lancaster Wilson  Adrian - Hardcover - 1984 - from William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB and Biblio.com

A MEDIEVAL MIRROR SPECULUM HUMANAE SALVATIONIS 1324 - 1500

by Wilson, Adrian, and Joyce Lancaster Wilson

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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1984. Small folio. Gilt green cloth. First edition of this study of the text's evolution, including miniatures from twenty- seven manuscripts, reproductions of the early Netherlandish blockbook editions, as well as all 116 woodcuts of the "Speculum" editions. Designed by Adrian Wilson. Bookplate on front pastedown, small bookseller's ticket on rear pastedown, else near fine in highly pictorial dust jacket.
  • Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: WRCLIT65143
  • Title: A MEDIEVAL MIRROR SPECULUM HUMANAE SALVATIONIS 1324 - 1500
  • Author: Wilson, Adrian, and Joyce Lancaster Wilson
  • Book condition: Used
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: University of California Press
  • Place: Berkeley
  • Date published: 1984
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