Appealing 1479 Venice Imprints of Two Principal Volumes of Canon Law Corpus Juris Canonici. [Boniface VIII (1235-1303), Pope. [d'Andrea, Giovanni (c.1270-c.1348), Commentary]. [Albignani, Pietro, Editor]. [Liber Sextus Decretalium Una Cum, Apparatus Joannis Andreae]. [Venice: Johannes De Colonia and Johannes Manthen, "16 April" [probably after 19 May], 1479.  ff. Collation: a10, b-d8, e-f6, g-m8, N6, o-q8, r10, s12. Text in parallel columns with 68-line linear gloss. [Bound with] [Clement V (c.1264-1314)), Pope]. [d'Andrea, Giovanni, Commentary]. [Albignani, Pietro, Editor]. [Constitutiones, Cum Apparatu Joannis Andreae (With XXIX Extravagantes)]. [Venice : Johannes de Colonia and Johannes Manthen, "7" June 1479. (Foreword is dated June 9, 1479)].  ff. Collation: a10, b-e8, f-g10, h8, i12. Text in parallel columns with 68-line linear gloss. Folio 15" x 10-1/2" (38 x 26.5 cm). Later quarter blind-stamped pigskin over marbled boards, raised bands and later hand-lettered title to spine, clasps lacking, buckles present. Spine ends bumped, front joint starting at head, crack to rear joint at foot, corners worn, a few small wormholes to boards, hinges starting. Gothic type, some printing in red. 2 to 4 line initials in red or blue. Red and blue paragraph marks. Some manuscript headlines. Light toning to text, somewhat heavier in places, faint dampstaining in a few places, smudges and light soiling to a few leaves, manuscript list of rubrics in early hand to final blank of Liber Sextus. An impressive volume. $23,000. * This volume joins incunable imprints of two books from the Corpus Juris Canonici, a collective title first used in 1441. The Liber Sextus of Boniface VIII was enacted in 1298. The Liber Septimus Decretalium, better known as the Constitutiones Clementis V, or Clementinae of Clement V was enacted in 1317. These other volumes of the Corpus Juris Canonici are the Decretum Gratiani (1151), the Liber Quinque Decretalium of Gregory IX (1234) and the Extravagantes of John XXII (1325). Two texts were added later: the Extravagantes Communes of other popes to 1484 and the Appendix Pauli Lancellotti (1563). All of these texts were edited in 1582 in response to the reforms authorized by the Council of Trent. In this form the.
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