Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    Brenz's Commentary on Isaiah

    Johannes Brenz. Esaias Propheta, Commentariis Explicatus autore Ioanne Brentio. Francoforti: Ex officina typographica Petri Brubachii, 1550. Octavo in sixes. [12], 1,079, [29]. Printer's device on title page, decorative head-piece, two large historiated initials. Bound in pig skin and blind stamped with rules, decorative borders and designs, small stamped figures labeled "DAVID", "IVSTICIA", "CARITAS", and others; four incomplete metal clasps, four raised bands to spine with label remnants and faded holograph ink titles. Rubbing and soiling to binding, stamped figures and names faded, edge wear and small tears with chips to extremities of boards, chip at head of spine and tear in the upper compartment; holograph ink name to front free endpaper, small ink stamp "M" at lower right corner of title page, blank rear free endpaper torn with paper loss in the outer edge, several holograph pen underlines and annotations in the margins, minor dampstaining in the outer margin, light dampstain softening of pages at outer edges from page 1065 to end of book, few small edge tears or minor paper loss in the upper corners, occasional soiling, else in very good condition. From the Anne Calpurnia Morrel Collection.

    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2015
    25th Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 8
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 177

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $100,000 (minimum $14), plus 20% of any amount between $100,000 and $1,000,000, plus 12% of any amount over $1,000,000 per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2020 October 27 Domain Names Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    Thanks a million for getting approval to sell my Civil War Hospital Death Ledger! You made them AND ME , a nice profit. You are the best!
    Ed W.,
    Mount Vernon, OH
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2018 June 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    2018 June 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $640,615