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Identifier: 
exws_pages_b02_item08
Title: 
Leaf from A Digest of Civil Law
Creator: 
Torresano, Andrea, de Asula, 1451-1529
Date: 
1491
Description: 
A leaf from "A Digest of Civil Law" by Andrea Torresano of Asolo. The work demonstrates the Gothic type in its most picturesque form. Issued in 1491, it is an incunabula. The recto side of the leaf is marked LXII.
Dimensions: 
11.3 x 16.8 in. (28.7 x 42.7 cm)
Subject: 
Incuncabula
Subject: 
Gothic type
Subject: 
detached leaves
Location: 
Venice (Italy)
Century: 
Fifteenth century
Language: 
Latin
Collection: 
Pages from the Past
Type: 
Text
File Format: 
image/jp2
Source: 
Z4 .P33x. Pages from the past : original leaves from rare books and manuscripts. Western Michigan University Special Collections
Publisher: 
Western Michigan University
Rights: 
The digital version is available for education use under ‘Fair Use’ guidelines. For additional permission and further information contact the WMU Libraries: lib-dc@wmich.edu
Digital Date: 
2018