The 2017 Olympia Book Fair is now closed.

We are excited to announce that in 2018 the Fair is relocating
to Battersea Evolution, 24-26 May 2018.
The Corner House
101a Victoria Road
Cirencester
Gloucestershire
GL7 1EU
Contact Charles Russell
Telephone 01285 644347
Mobile 07768 004152
Specialists Natural History, Decoratively Illustrated Books, Bindings, Travel
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The Corner House
101a Victoria Road
Cirencester
Gloucestershire
GL7 1EU
Contact Charles Russell
Telephone 01285 644347
Mobile 07768 004152
Specialists Natural History, Decoratively Illustrated Books, Bindings, Travel
Russell Rare Books
Stand K12

MISSALE ROMANUM.

MISSALE ROMANUM. EX DECRETO SACROSANCTI CONCILII TRIDENTINI RESTITUTUM............. ,

Antwerp Ex Architypographia Plantiniana 1751
Small folio 14 x 9 1/2 inches, VERY FINELY LEATHER BOUND IN FULL EIGHTEENTH CENTURY RED MOROCCO, raised bands, spine in 7 compartments- lettered in one - gilt floral tooling in the others. Boards with thick gilt tooled borders of hearts and arrows, flowers and stars. Gilt tooling to the board edges. All edges gilt. Original marbled endpapers. lxvii, 624, cxxvi, (iv), 12, (ii) pages, complete. ILLUSTRATED WITH A VIGNETTE TITLE PAGE AND 10 FULL PAGE PLATES- fine dark impressions. Engraved initials, some in red. Engraved tailpieces, printed in red and black througout. Some musical leaves. Minor marginal repair to 4 pages, otherwise a lovely copy in a superb binding.
£1,500