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THE MONTHS OF FEBRUARY THROUGH JUNE AND OCTOBER THROUGH DECEMBER
France, ca. 1460. n. 158 x 108 mm. (6 1/4 x 4 1/4"). 17 lines in a fine gothic book hand. Saints' names in red or blue, month and major feast days in brushed gold, two-line kalends in burnished gold on a pink and blue ground with white tracery, delicate hairline stems extending from the "KL" into the left margin, bearing blue and pink flowers and berries along with burnished gold ivy leaves. A couple of leaves with small, faint brown spot in the margin, the kalends lightly rubbed with minor loss of color or gold, otherwise clean, smooth, and bright.
      [Bookseller: Phillip J. Pirages Fine Books and Mediev]
Last Found On: 2016-11-16           Check availability:      Biblio    

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