Legenda Aurea: Lombardica Historica. Early Printed Leaf, de Voragine Jacobus.

Legenda Aurea: Lombardica Historica

Strassburg: Jordanus, i.e., Georg Husner, 1483. Leaf. Very good. Item #19389

Single folio leaf 7½ by 10½ inches. Printed in black, rubricated and with two paragraph separators in blue. Some light staining else a very good copy.


Contains the last part of Chapter XII, the life of Pope St. Silvester covering the conclusion of his defense of Christianity against the Jewish doctors, and the confrontation with the dragon in the pit. Accompanied by a copy of the entire life of Sylvester from a later version. In Latin.

Price: $200.00