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    Incunabulum: Pope Saint Gregory I Moralia, sive Expositio in Job (Brescia: Angelus Britannicus, 2 June 1498), 426 pages, old limp vellum, 12mo (5.5" x 7.25"), a rare edition in that most 15th century printings were folio and that this has a true title page with a blank verso, printed in a minuscule Gothic type with numerous woodcut drop cap initials interspersed. This is the last fifteenth century printing of Gregory the Great's massive commentary on the biblical book of Job. Stained with some tears, some damp staining throughout, a few minor repairs. From the Henry E. Luhrs Collection.

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    February, 2006
    20th-21st Monday-Tuesday
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