MS. Canon. Gr. 91
Summary Catalogue no.: 18544
Ornamental strips and decorated initials at the beginnings of Lives. (Hutter iii. 84)
18th century, second half, Italian, for Canonici, mostly a standard style: boards unusually each in two layers of pasteboard (outer) and wood (inner); diced brown leather, tooled on each cover with blind lines and rolls to form a central panel filled with slanting lines; spine with gilt lines and red-leather title-label, with gilt lettering on both label and spine; marbled paste-downs. 367 × 255-259 × c. 86-90 mm. (book closed).
Last Substantive Revision
2020-04: Binding description added.