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Saints Peter and Paul, in an illuminated historiated initial ‘N’, cut from a Gradual in Latin on parchment [Italy (Florence); 15th century (c.1470s)]
Incunable in Handsome Contemporary Binding, 1488, Spiera’s ‘Quadragesimale’
Mandeville Collection Codex 3 Psalter, ዳዊት፡ Ethiopian Psalter and Canticles written in manuscript c.1790-1800 in Ge’ez with 6 painted full page illustrations of later date, c. early C20th.
An Angel Hybrid in a historiated initial on a cutting from a Choirbook in Latin [France (Paris), early 14th century]
St James Preaching in an historiated initial on a leaf from a Bible in Latin [Paris, late 13th or early 14th century]
An Account of the State of Religion…in the Colony of New South Wales, 1825; [Bible Society NSW]
Il Petrarca – Venice: heirs of Aldo Manuzio (i.e. Paolo Manuzio), 1546 in a stunning ‘Aldine’ binding.
The Trinity, by Nikolaus Bertschi the Elder or his workshop, on a leaf from a large Antiphonary in Latin [Germany (Augsburg), 16th century (c.1520–30)]
Jonah Kneeling in Prayer Before God on a bifolium from a Bible in Latin [Northern Spain (diocese of Álava?), late 13th or early 14th century]
Joseph with his Coat of Many Colours, and other initials on 5 leaves from a Lectionary in Latin [Austria (Salzburg), 12th century, second half]
A ‘White-Vine’ initial on a vast leaf from a Passionary in Latin [Italy (Tuscany?), 12th century (2nd quarter?)]
A superb example of early English embroidery on a 1628 Bible with two figures ‘Faith’ and ‘Hope’.
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