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Bod-Inc: E-043

Eusebius Caesariensis

Historia ecclesiastica.


Analysis of Content

[a2r] Lignamine, Johannes Philippus de: [Letter addressed to] Cardinal Guilelmus de Estouteville. Incipit: ‘[S]olet esse mei moris idque mihi et a natura est . . .’ Explicit: in Latinum transtulit See Vito Capialbi, Notizie circa la vita, le opere, e le edizioni di messer Giovan Filippo La Legname: cavaliere messinese e tipografo del secolo xv (Naples, 1853), 77-9. Issued first with a dedicatory letter to Sixtus IV, Pont. Max.

[a3r] Rufinus, [Tyrannius]: ‘Prologus'. See E‑041.

[a3v] ‘Capitula'.

[a4r] Eusebius Caesariensis: Historia ecclesiastica (books 1-9). Translated by Tyrannius Rufinus. ed. Schwartz and Mommsen, I 7-507, II 519-903.

[s9r] [Rufinus, Tyrannius: Prologue.] ed. Schwartz and Mommsen, II 957.

[s9r] ‘Capitula'. ed. Schwartz and Mommsen, II 957-8.

[s10r] Eusebius Caesariensis [pseudo-; Rufinus, Tyrannius]: Historia ecclesiastica (books 10-11). ed. Schwartz and Mommsen, II 960-1040.


Imprint: Rome: Johannes Philippus de Lignamine, 15 May 1476. Folio.


Collation: [a–m10 n12 o10 p8 q–y10].


ISTC: ie00126000

GW: GW 9436 (Anm. 2);

Hain: HC *6710 (var.);

Goff: Goff E‑126;


Proctor: Pr 3398;

Others: BSB‑Ink E‑111; Sheppard 2718.

LCN: 14386619


Copy number: E-043(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century calf; the gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers. The upper cover detached.

Size: 334 × 234 × 49 mm.

Size of leaf: 328 × 217 mm.

Early marginal notes and catchwords. Running book-numbers in upper margin in black ink.

Provenance: Fano, Dominican Abbey, S. Domenicus; cancelled inscription on [a2r]: ‘Est conuentus sancti Domenici de Fano ordinis prædicatorum [ ] prouinciæ Lombardiæ'. Sir Mark Masterman Sykes (1771-1823); a note on [a1r]: ‘Purchased at Sir M. M. Sykes' sale 1824 £7. 7. 0.'; sale (1824), lot 1220. Purchased for £7. 7. 0: see Books Purchased (1824), 6.

Former Bodleian shelfmark: Auct. P 3.21.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 7Q 2.2.

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