[INCUNABLE]. GERARD ZERBOLT VAN ZUTPHEN. Tractatus de spiritualibus ascensionibus

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[INCUNABLE]. GERARD ZERBOLT VAN ZUTPHEN (alias GERARDUS DE ZUTPHANIA).

Tractatus de spiritualibus ascensionibus. [Explicit :] Impressum Colonie infra sedecim domos [Cologne, Johann Landen, circa 1498].

Antique in-8° octavo (100 x 142 mm [39-1/3 x 56 in.]), green Morocco leather, cold-embossed threading framing the boards, ribbed back (19th century binding).
6th incunable edition of this work and second printed in Cologne.
64 ff. Collation : [aa]bb-cc8, dd4, ee-hh8 & ii4.
31 lines on page.
Wood engraving with Virgin May and Child on back of last page.

Gerard van Zutphen (1367-1398) was a Mystical theologist from the Duchy of Guelders and belonged to the devotio moderna. This work influenced Saint Ignatius of Loyola.

Gesamt Katalog, 10691.

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