- Carefully washed copy. Vaguely waterstained/ -wrinkled in lower quarter of lvs. throughout (some old mouldy stains towards the end), and marginal (water)staining in upper margin of prelim. lvs.; trifle cut short, occas. just affecting the ms. glosses; one ill. (to Paradiso, canto 6) touched w. red (contemp.?); index leaf w. some (closed) marginal tears; some scattered old marginal annots. and owner's entries; pagination occas. erratic but text complete. Vellum sl. creased/ soiled; letterpiece chipped; covers worn along extremities; chintz paper over backcover partly replaced.
= Sander 2319; Adams D86. The woodcuts from the edition 3 March 1491 (cf. Sander 2313). Rare. SEE ILLUSTRATION ON TITLE-PAGE.