FIRST EDITION. The Cologne Chronicle is famous for a lengthy passage, on leaf 311 (verso), that provides the first printed account of the development of printing. Folio. Contemporary tooled half-leather over oak boards. 354 (of 368) leaves. This copy lacking first 12 leaves, containing the first title and the register (index). Second title toned and laid down. Some toning and staining. Woodcut illustrations throughout. A sound copy. RARE. Seller Inventory # ABE-10758873315
Title: [The Cologne Chronicle] Die Cronica van der ...
Publisher: Cologne: Koelhoff, Johann
Publication Date: 1499
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: 1st Edition
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