Lot 458: [Savonarola, Girolamo]. Meditations Chrestiennes. Sur, Les Pseaumes: LI. O Dieu aye mercy de moy. LXXX. O Pasteur d'Israel. XXXI. Seigneur i'ay mis mon espoir, [translated by J. Castol], London: par Thomas Vautrollier Imprimeur demourant aux Black-Frieres, 1585, ,191,pp., woodcut device to title and portrait illustration to verso (soiled & torn with loss), few decorative woodcut initials, text in French & Latin, red ruled throughout, fraying to fore-edge margins of initial few leaves, some dust-soiling and mottling, contemporary inscription to rear endpaper (torn), lacking front endpaper, all edges gilt, contemporary limp vellum, lacking ties, covers loosening, 16mo in 8s Adams S491. Rare. Only one UK institutional location found (Cambridge University). (1)
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