THIS LISTING IS FOR THE SIXTEEN (16) LEAVES MAKING UP THE 1570 DATED TITLE LEAF AND THE COMPLETE AND INTACT INTRODUCTION FROM OUR 1570 LATIN OLD TESTAMENT (VOL. 1 GENESIS-RUTH) !!!
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This auction is for the complete and intact Introduction with the 1570 dated title page with sixteen (16) leaves.
PLEASE NOTE: This listing does include the dated title page shown in our photos.
The photos show the dated tile page and the first page of the Introduction with the large lettering. Another picture shows an example of the other leaves with a decorative woodcut.
This section is in a couple of parts, but -mostly- still bound together. As noted, this auction includes the dated title leaf and the fifteen leaves that make-up the short introduction section of this old source. These pages are in good shape, but some are better than others. Several pages have small tears and some discoloration due to light damp staining around the edges. A few pages may be torn, spotted, curled at the edges (slightly), etc. Each leaf has wide margins and the book titles have decorative woodcuts with the headings. The printing is sharp and clear, especially considering that each one is ... read more