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Bod-Inc: C-124

Catharine of Aragon

Remembraunce for the traduction of the Princesse Kateryne [English].


Analysis of Content

[a1r] ‘For the fyrst metynge at Hampton to conuey the prynces to London'. Kate Harris, ‘Richard Pynson's Remembraunce for the Traduction of the Princesse Kateryne: the Printer's Contribution to the Reception of Catharine of Aragon', Library, 6th ser., 12 (1990), 89-109, at 97-8.


Imprint: [London]: Richard Pynson, [after 28 Apr. 1500.] 4°.

Remarks: Harris shows that this represents a separate edition from the British Library fragments (for which see BMC XI).


Collation: [a4?].

Remarks: Harris argues at pp. 96, and 99 that the Longleat fragments formed the inner bifolium of a gathering ([a2.3]), of which this fragment formed the outer bifolium ([a1.4]).

Leaves: 2 leaves.

Line number: 27-8 lines.

Type area: Type area: 132 ×78, 136 ×78 and 132 ×79 mm.

Illustrations: Woodcut printer's device on [a2v].


ISTC: ic00285540

GW: Not in GW;

Proctor: not in Pr;

Others: not in Sheppard; STC 4814;


Copy number: C-124(1)

Two leaves only, probably the outer bifolium of a gathering of four leaves (see above).

Binding: Nineteenth-century half maroon morocco.

Size: 203 × 150 × 6 mm.

Size of leaf: 197 × 141 mm.

Provenance: Francis Douce (1757-1834). Bequeathed in 1834.

Former Bodleian shelfmark: Douce Fragments 29.

SHELFMARK: Douce Fragm. e.18.

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