Lot 182: [Manuscript Breviarum Marianum]
November 5, 2016
Macon, GA, USALive Auction
Description: BREVIARUM MARIANUM IN USUM PRIVATUM CULTORUM. Circa 1739. Manuscript of , 256 numbered pages, frontis plate, and 3 inserted leaves with engraved plates laid on. 6.25" x 3.75". Bound in full period calf with decorative gilt to spine and boards, rear hinge cracked, spine skewed, rear board heavily scuffed and cracked, loss at corner and head of spine, the whole with scuffs. Engraved plate at front with faded water-stain, several of the plates leaves detached, contents Very Good being clean overall with a mild and even age-tone. ***************** Text in Latin, in red and black ink, featuring several tail-pieces in ink.