6014. Gregorius I (Dyalogus) Sicut Petrus apostolo 1492

Object description
BINDING. GREGORIUS I. [Dyalogus] Sicut Petrus apostolo(rum) princeps in ecclesia dei prefuit: sic postmodu(m) Gregorius: Qui quidem pro mercede glorie celestis i(m)marcessibilem coronam reportantes: nobis scripta bene viue(n)di exe(m)pla reliquerunt: ut infra Gregorij sermi dyalogus probat. Venetiis (Hieronymum de Paganinis) 1492.

Small 4:o (about 195x150 mm.). (79, of 80, lacks last leaf [k4] with woodcut printer's device) ll. Printed in 2 columns, 37 lines. First leaf (title) with woodcut illustration.
Italian early 17th century brown full calf, faded gilt decorations, blindtooled frames, blindtooled spine in 5 compartments, some minor damage at foot, edges marbled in red. Minor foxing. A few old marginal annotations. Old signatures on last leaf of tabula "Domine nosti Jo. G. Luigi di Pozzarello" and one other. Bookplate of Victor v. Stedingk and his pencil annotations on inside of upper board.

Hain-Copinger 7963; GW 11401.
From the library of Sven Höglind.