The Printers of Basle in the XV, and XVI Centuries

London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1897. Large octavo; pp 208; VG-; Spine sunned to dark beige with gilt lettering; Moss green cloth has slight bumping to fore corners, some fraying and wear to spine edges, sun fading to head edge approximately 1 inch; Text block shows cracking to hinges at binding, note adhered to first page is previous description of book, in text woodcuts; rough deckled edges, some uncut, slight pencil check marks and margin notes throughout and numbers to rear pastedown; small sticker to front pastedown;.


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This book has the provenance of Oberlin College which states it was deposited in trust at the college "by Harlan F. Burket of the class of 1882 in memory of his warm, personal college friends and associate Professor Azariah Root of the class of 1884, President Henry Churchill King of the class of 1879 and Dr. Edward Increase Bosworth of the Thoelogical class of 1886 who was my close personal college friend during the year of 1881", pasted to rear pastedown

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