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Benignus Salviatus, Georgius

Propheticae solutiones.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a1v Benignus Salviatus, Georgius: [Preface addressed to] Ubertinus Risalitus. Incipit: ‘[C]ontendisti a me, Vbertine Risalite, ut opinionem meam circa futuram ecclesiae Christi renouationem aperirem . . .’ Gian Carlo Garfagnini, ‘Benigno Salviati e Gerolamo Savonarola. Note per una lettura della “Propheticae solutiones”  ’, Rinascimento, 29 (1989), 81-123, 94-193; the letter edited on 94.

a2r Benignus Salviatus, Georgius: Propheticae solutiones. [Dialogue with Ubertinus Risalitus.] Incipit: ‘[S]cire cuperem, mi pater Benigne, an uerum sit quod plerique dicunt . . .’


Imprint: Florence: Lorenzo Morgiani, [8 Apr.] 1497. 4°.


Collation: a b8 c6.


ISTC: ib00324600

GW: GW 3845;

Hain: HC 2779;

BMC: BMC VI 686;

Proctor: Pr 6371;

Others: CIBN B‑227; Sheppard 5252.

LCN: 13932568


Copy number: B-147(1)

Bound with:
1. Johannes Nesius, Oraculum de novo saeculo. Florence: Lorenzo Morgiani, 8 May 1497 (N‑006);
2. Johannes Franciscus Picus de Mirandula, De iniusta excommunicatione pro Hieronymi Savonarolae innocentia. [Florence: Societas Colubris (Compagnia del Drago), Feb. 1498] (P‑293(1));
3. Johannes Franciscus Picus de Mirandula, Defensio Hieronymi Savonarolae adversus Samuelem Cassinensem. [Florence: Bartolommeo di Libri, after 1 Apr. 1497] (P‑295).

Binding: Nineteenth-century calf (c.1825); bound for the Bodleian Library; the gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers.

Size: 211 × 144 × 17 mm.

Size of leaf: 206 × 133 mm.

Contents list, in a contemporary hand, on front endleaf, containing all items in order as bound at present.

Provenance: Matteo Carosi (fl. c.1600); signature on a1r of item 1. Anonymous sale (13 Jan. 1825), lot 507.Purchased for £6. 6. 0; see Books Purchased (1825), 19.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 2Q 5.37(4).

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