Processionarium im ordine fratrum predicatorum. Venice: Heirs of Lucantonio Giunta, November 10, 1545.
8vo (165 x 110 mm). pi4(-pi1) a-x8 y4(-y4). Printed in red and black. Music throughout. Full-page woodcut title incorporating a crucifixion, full-page woodcuts of a procession and of a Guidonian hand (a mnemonic device to describe the use of hexachord). Woodcut initials. Period blind-stamped calf, brass clasps (one lacking clasp). Lacking 2 leaves (blanks?), headlines trimmed, few small repairs to lower margins, modest toning, minor rubbing to binding, attractive.
Provenance: Leo Olschki (bookseller's label); Thomas Gambler Parry (bookplate).
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