Legenda aurea sanctorum, sive Lombardica historia. Pars aestivalis
Leaf [2a]: Hie hebt sich an das Sumer Teil der Heyligen Leben ...
211 printed leaves, with probably two blank leaves at the end (wanting in LC copy).
The "Winterteil" (Hain-Copinger 9968, pt. 2), which completes the work, is dated Oct. 25, 1471.
Hain-Copinger 9968, pt. 1
BM 15th cent., II, p. 317 (IC.5433)
Schramm, II, p. 5, 24, and illus.
LC copy: initials supplied in red, a few in green, paragraph marks in red; printed initial and border on leaf [2a] and illus. in several colors; rubricator's date on leaf [211b]: 1478. Old blind-stamped calf binding over boards; clasps.
Other References: Bott J-156
Gift of Lessing J. Rosenwald, 1943-1975. Other provenance information: None .