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Bod-Inc: E-057

Eusebius Cremonensis

Epistola de morte Hieronymi, et al.


Analysis of Content

a2r Eusebius Cremonensis [pseudo-]: Epistola de morte Hieronymi, [addressed to] Damasus, Bishop of Porto, and Theodosius, senator. See E‑053.

e8r Augustinus [pseudo-]: Epistola de magnificentiis Hieronymi, [addressed to] Cyrillus, Bishop of Jerusalem. See E‑053.

f7r Cyrillus [pseudo-]: Epistola de miraculis Hieronymi, [addressed to] Augustinus. See E‑053.


Imprint: [Southern Netherlands? / Antwerp or Louvain?: Printer of the Mensa philosophica, not after 7 Apr. 1487]. 4°.

Remarks: As assigned by HPT and GW, and dated by GW. Polain and Pr assign to [Printer of L'Oraison du S. Esprit], located by Pr in France. Neither press has been conclusively located. Sheppard dates [c.1485-90?], HPT [c.1487].


Collation: a–k8.


ISTC: ih00244000

GW: GW 9453;

Hain: C 2361;

Goff: Goff H‑244;

Proctor: Pr 8814;

Others: Campbell-Kronenberg 710a*; HPT I 74, II 457; ILC 1191; Inventaris, 413; Oates 4011; Polain 3978; Sheppard 7275.

LCN: 14864914


Copy number: E-057(1)

Wanting the blank leaf a1.

Sheet k3.6 bound before k2.

Binding: Eighteenth-century gold-tooled green sheep; marbled pastedowns.

Size: 208 × 137 × 21 mm.

Size of leaf: 200 × 128 mm.

Some early ‘nota' marks and underlining in the text in black ink. Washed notes on k8v, not visible under ultraviolet light.

One- to six-line initials are supplied in red, blue, or interlocked red and blue; paragraph marks, and line fillers are supplied in red or blue; capital strokes in yellow; text enclosed within single red rules.

Provenance: Purchased for £0. 12. 0: see Books Purchased (1840), 12.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 7Q 4.45.

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