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INCUNABULA LEAF FROM DIE VIERUNDZWANZIG ALTEN ODER DER GOLDENE THRON
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INCUNABULA LEAF FROM DIE VIERUNDZWANZIG ALTEN ODER DER GOLDENE THRON

By Otto Von Passau

Straussburg: Martin Scott/Anton Sorg. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1483. Leaf. 2 pages; Aproximately 8 1/2" x 11" 41 lines. Black type. German language. Single column. Von Passau was a Franciscan mendicant friars in the city of Basel who collected some 100 authors for inclusion in his vade mecum of the spirit. .

$137.15

HORTUS SANITATUS INCUNABLE LEAF 1491 TWO WOODCUTS OF HERBS
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HORTUS SANITATUS INCUNABLE LEAF 1491 TWO WOODCUTS OF HERBS

By [Hudson, Noel]

Jakob Meydenbach. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1481. Leaf. B&W Illustrations; Aprox 8 1/2 x 12". Fine but for two nibbled corners about/4". Published June 23 1481 in Mainz . An illustrated reference work for herbs. Latin language. Fine but for two nibbled corners of about 1/4". This is one of the three earlier editions. .

$171.50

INCUNABULA LEAF FROM DIE VIERUNDZWANZIG ALTEN ODER DER GOLDENE THRON
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INCUNABULA LEAF FROM DIE VIERUNDZWANZIG ALTEN ODER DER GOLDENE THRON

By Otto Von Passau

Straussburg: Martin Scott/Anton Sorg. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1483. Leaf. 2 pages; Aproximately 8 1/2" x 11" 47 lines. Capitals hi-lighted in red. Penciled biblo note states George Husner 1483. Black type. Single column. Von Passau was a Franciscan mendicant friars in the city of Basel who collected some 100 authors for inclusion in his vade mecum of the spirit. .

$146.95

DAS BUCH DER CRONIKEN UND GESCHICHTEN. INCUNABLE LEAF 92 WITH  ILLUSTRATIONS.
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DAS BUCH DER CRONIKEN UND GESCHICHTEN. INCUNABLE LEAF 92 WITH ILLUSTRATIONS.

By Schedel, Hartmann. 1440-1514.

Anton Koberger. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1493. Leaf. Imperial folio. About 11.5 x 16" trimmed. Has the right half of the double page view of Augsburg. Six additional woodcut images of portraits and books on verso. The only recent record of a sale for this Nuremberg Chronicle, 72 line 297 leaf book was for over $100,000 in 2014. Anton Koberger .

$391.95

Sermones. Pars Hyemalis De Sanctis. [1492 Incunable]
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Sermones. Pars Hyemalis De Sanctis. [1492 Incunable]

By Ferrerius, Vincentius, Saint

Nuremberg: Koberger,. Fine with no dust jacket. N.D.. Hardcover. Folio 13" - 23" tall; 684 pages; Two title pages, second one is found at leaf 202. Gothic type. Incunable- June 28, 1492. 2 (of 3) parts in 1 vol. Part 1 & Part 3 only. Folio, contemporary blindstamped pigskin over bds, clasps [one separated but present]; worn. 342 leaves. 55 lines. 301 x 209 mm - sheet size. Rubricated throughout. Small punctures on 1/2 title and first leaf, ink library stamp to margin of a1 & Gii, occasional marginalia. Scattered minor discoloration and dust-soiling, other contemporary markings. Early ink inscription at head of title page. Goff F-134 - recording 7 copies; BMC II, 435 (IB 7427-9). First tp- "Sermones sancti Vincentii fratris ordinis predicatorum de te[m]pore pars Hyemalis." Second tp "Sermones sancti Vincentii de valentía fratris diui ordinis predicatorum de sanctis." All in all a rather exceptional copy. AUTHOR BIO-" Famous Dominican missionary, born at Valencia, 23 January, 1350; died at Vannes, Brittany, 5April, 1419...A brother, not unknown to history, was Boniface Ferrer, General ofthe Carthusians, who was employed by the antipope Benedict XIII in important diplomaticmissions. Vincent was educated at Valencia, and completed his philosophy at the age of four...In 1370 he taught philosophy at Lerida; one of his pupils there was Pierre Fouloup, later Grand Inquisitor of Aragon...At Salamanca Queen Yolanda ofAragon chose him for her confessor, 1391-5....he was cited before the Inquisiton forpreaching publicly "the Judas had done penance", but Pedro de Luna, recently raised to the papalchair as Benedict XIII, cited the case before his tribunal and burned the papers. Benedict then calledhim to Avignon and appointed him confessor and Apostolic penitentiary...attack of fever ...brought Vincent to death's door, but during anapparition of Christ accompanied by St. Dominic and St. Francis he was miraculously cured...between Gregory XII and Benedict XIII in the hope of putting an end to the schism. Vincent again urged Benedict to have pity on the afflicted Church, but in vain... He was canonized by Calixtus III at the Dominican Church of Santa Maria Soprafrom the Jyväskylä University Library]Minerva, Rome, 3 June, 1455. [ From the Jyvaskyla University Library] .

$9800.00

[INCUNABULA] INCUNABLE LEAF FROM GERSON, OPERA 1494
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[INCUNABULA] INCUNABLE LEAF FROM GERSON, OPERA 1494

By Gerson

Strasbourg: Martin Flach. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1494. Paperback. 15th Century; FINE Printing; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 2 pages; [incunabula] incunable leaf from GERSON, OPERA 1494. 53 lines plus headline, double column and Gothic letters. Light marginal stain into bottom 3 lines of printing -see graphic. Provenance- Pageant Book and Print Shop NY. .

$122.45