Nuremburg: Anton Koberger, 1493.
Early Edition. Hardcover (Vellum). Very Good Condition. Item #046884
18th century full vellum, soiled but sound. Old notes and catalog entries to endpapers, old note to verso of title, first leaf stained but with an attractive illuminated initial with gold, lacking b7 with a blank tipped in, and the final blank, otherwise complete. Scattered minoir foxing mostly in the outer margin, 3 leaves with a small stain and one with a small paper repair in the lower margin, a few minor nicks and stains towards the end and a small wormtrail in the lower margin touching a few letters, but generally bright and fresh. 407 leaves
The attractively printed Koberger edition of the Decretum of Gratian, the 12th century canon jurist. His decretum were used by canon jurists of the Roman Catholic Church into the 20th century. ISTC ig00386000 Size: Folio. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Inventory No: 046884.