Lot 448: Liturgy [Greek]. Leitourgiai ton agion pateron [Greek text], Paris: Guillaume Morel, 1560, , 179pp., printed in 'Grecs du Roi', a little browning, old damp staining and soiling at front and rear, several old ownership signatures at front including J. Schomberg (3 times in pencil), Archer Thompson and R.R. Perkins (to title), oval purple ink library stamp of St Francis College Oxford to front free endpaper and title, further old ink doodles and pricings to title upper margin, contemporary vellum-backed marbled boards, worn with some loss of marbling paper and splits to spine, folio A rare edition of the Greek liturgy but without part 2, its Latin translation, edited by the French controversialist Claude de Sanctes. Adams L842 (part 1 only, as here). (1)
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