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The Rohan Book of Hours.

By: N/A

Price: £750.00

Publisher: The Arcadia Press.: 1974

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 004097

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in full vellum binding with intricate gilt and colour design, all edges gilt, hand bound by Zaehndorf, Fine display box bound in red cloth with blue felt lining. Limited Edition of 55 [2], pp 247, Signed by the Duke of Rohan on the title page, lavishly coloured and gilt illuminated manuscripts, List of plates, bibliography.Preface to this limited edition by the Duke of Rohan. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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Tractatus de Herbis.

By: Collins, Minta.

Price: £500.00

Publisher: Folio Society: 2002

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 004958

Condition: As New


Folio hardcover in green goatskin leather with bevelled edges, debossed plants and red embossed berries, gilt titles on cover and spine, 4 raised bands on spine, all edges gilt in As New condition. Limited edition of 1000, this being 395, 2 Volumes, unpaginated, companion commentary volume pp 76. A facsimile of An illustrated herbal, which comes from a collection of pharmacological texts written in southern Italy around AD 1300. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 4KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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The Bedford Hours: The Making of a Medieval Masterpiece

By: Eberhard Konig

Price: £45.00

Publisher: British Library Publishing Division: 2007

Edition: 1st English Edition

Seller ID: 004884

ISBN: 0712349782

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition with Near Fine dustwrapper. First English edition (printed same year as German edition), pp 144, colour illustration, end notes, bibliography, index. 'The Bedford Hours', one of the most sumptuous Books of Hours ever to have left an illuminator's workshop, is today one of the British Library's greatest treasures. With 1250 elaborate medallions, 38 large-scale miniatures, all decorated with gold leaf, brush gold and frequently also with silver, 'The Bedford Hours' is one of the most precious manuscripts of its period. The artist behind the manuscript, known as the... View more info