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Shelfmark Davis504
Held By BL
Country France
Period 16c
Cover Material Parchment
Decorative Technique Tooled in gold
Style Wreath
Edges
BookBinder
Owner Mahieu, Thomas
Author
Title
Place of Publication Paris
Date of Publication c1570
References
Notes Vellum flap extends over fore edge.Traces of 2 pairs of ties. (Fr. B. Adams, Maioli's Mottoes and Monograms p. 451-459). At least 15 of these bindings are known, thereof 14 cited by G. D. Hobson (Maioli, p. 58) and recently another by Fr. B. Adams (Note on a Maioli binding in the Royal Library, p. 101-102). Reproduced in A. Hobson's, French and Italian collectors, p. 37, n. 17.
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