AUGUSTINUS, AURELIUS. DE CIVITATE DEI; Comm. Thomas Waleys and Nicolaus Trivet. STRASSBURG: JOHANN MENTELIN, not after 1468. In-folio, 401 x 296 mm. 336 leaves.
Second edition of Saint Augustine’s “magnum opus”, shortly after Subiaco edition (1467), the first with the commentary. Very fine and tall copy, 4 illuminated initials, 42 pen-work in blue and red initials, early manuscript notes. Contemporary decorated bookbinding, probably executed in Central Europa.