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].
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.
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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