961. [Germany - Cologne]
LAPIDE (HEYNLIN), Johannes de
Sm. 4to:  ff., 44 ll., Gothic types (title browning, some soiling and spotting).
Modern white Bradel, red edges (local stains, modern flyleaves).
Rare incunable ed. of this succesful treatise on the Mass by the German-born scholar, humanist and theologian Johannes de Lapide (ca. 1425-1496), introducer of the first printing press in France in 1470. Reprint, mostly page-for-page, of the 1493 edition by Quentell. Fully rubricated: initials, paragraph marks and underlinings supplied in red, capitals touched in red. Large hand-coloured woodcut on title
Ref. ISTC ij00373000. - GW M07820. - Goff J373. - BMC I:293. - BSB-Ink I-483. - Polain 1945.
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