Sale: 348 / Rare Books, Nov. 17./18. 2008 in Hamburg Lot 200

 
Georg Maior - Vitae patrum. 1544 (66)


 
200
Georg Maior
Vitae patrum. 1544 (66)
Estimate:
€ 300 / $ 348
Sold:
€ 240 / $ 278

(incl. 20% surcharge)
Lot description
Maior, G., Vitae patrum, in usum ministrorum verbiquo ad eius fieri potuit repurgatae. Cum praefatione M. Lutheri. 2 parts in 1 vol. With woodcut title border. Wittenberg, Seitz 1544. Late calf binding. 8vo. 8 non-numb., 323 numb., 21 ll.
VD 16, M 2205. - BM STC, German Books p. 607. - Adams M 225. - Benzing 3455. - Knaake III, 684. - First editon of Maiors' main work, who belonged to the closer circle around Luther in his last years. -somewhat waterstained at the beginning, at the end with small wormholes (mainly in the white margin, hardly any loss of printed matter), 5 ll. remargined, rear flying endpapers removed. Spine lettered in ink.
First edition. With woodcut title border. New calf. - Waterstaining (in the beginning), some wormings at the end (minim. loss of printed letter), 5 leaves remargined, back flying endpaper removed, spine lettered in ink.

200
Georg Maior
Vitae patrum. 1544 (66)
Estimate:
€ 300 / $ 348
Sold:
€ 240 / $ 278

(incl. 20% surcharge)