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Bod-Inc: E-025

Erasmus Roterodamus, Desiderius

De casa natalitia Jesu, et al.


Analysis of Content

A1v Erasmus Roterodamus, Desiderius: [Letter addressed to] Hector Boece (Boys). Desiderius Erasmus, Opus epistolarum, ed. Percy Stafford Allen, vol. 1: 1484-1514 (Oxford, 1906), no. 47, 155-8. Dated 8 November [1495]. On the date and the dedicatee see Allen and DNB (under Boece).

A2v Erasmus Roterodamus, Desiderius: De casa natalitia Jesu. The Poems of Desiderius Erasmus, ed. C. Reedijk (Leiden, 1956), no. 33, 224-7.

A4r Erasmus Roterodamus, Desiderius: Ode in laudem beatissimorum angelorum. Poems, ed. Reedijk, nos 34-7, 227-36.

B3v Erasmus Roterodamus, Desiderius: Carmen de historiis Roberti Gaguini atque eclogis Fausti [Andrelini.] Poems, ed. Reedijk, no. 39, 240-3.

B5r Erasmus Roterodamus, Desiderius: Carmen ad Gaguinum nondum visum. Poems, ed. Reedijk, no. 38, 239-40.

B5v [Colophon, preceded by 3 lines of verse on the completion of the book.] Incipit: ‘Libro completo sit laus et gloria Christo'.


Imprint: Paris: Antoine Denidel, [not before 1496]. 4°.


Collation: A B6.


ISTC: ie00100500

GW: GW 9376;

Proctor: not in Pr;

Others: Sheppard 6514.

LCN: 14864101


Copy number: E-025(1)

Binding: Twentieth-century English crushed morocco, by Sangorski & Sutcliffe.

Size: 209 × 145 × 8 mm.

Size of leaf: 203 × 140 mm.

Provenance: Ernst Philip Goldschmidt (1887-1954); Catalogue 39: Rare & Valuable Books [London, n. d.], no. 49, at £125. Presented by the Friends of the Bodleian in 1935.

SHELFMARK: Don. e.107.

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