Malleus Maleficarum

Henri Institoris & Jacob Sprenger

Bound in half blindstamped pigskin over wooden boards, ribbed spine 21 x 15 x 4 cm (8 x 6 x 1 in.) Nuremberg - 1494

Malleus Maleficarum: the great work on witchcraft "used as a guide for the tribunal of the Holy Office" (Caillet).

One of the very first, rare, incunabula edition.

Provenance
It comes from Jacobus Hartlieb, Landau (d. 1504) Library, Lathrop Harper Library (cat. 239 no. 9) and The Helmut N. Friedlaender Library (23-04-2001)

EXHIBITOR

Librairie Amélie Sourget

"Books, Maps and Manuscripts"

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