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Bod-Inc: F-081

Fonseca, Alfonso De, episcopus de Ávila

Bull of indulgence in favour of the fraternity of the church of San Salvador at Ávila [Spanish].


Analysis of Content

Printed side [Fonseca, Alfonso De, Episcopus de Ávila: Bull of indulgence in favour of the fraternity of the church of San Salvador at Ávila.] Incipit: ‘In dei nomine amen. Manifiesta sea a todos que las presentes letras ueran . . .’


Imprint: [Valladolid: N. S. del Prado, 1481]. Broadside.


Collation: One leaf, printed on recto only.

Illustrations: Pictorial woodcut seal.


ISTC: ia00459900

GW: GW 1259;

Proctor: not in Pr;

Others: E 1183; Haebler, Bibliografía ibérica, pt 2, no. 111(2); J. P. R. Lyell, Early Book Illustration in Spain (London, 1926), 6-7 and fig. 4; not in Sheppard.

LCN: 14828685


Copy number: F-081(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century English green morocco, by C. and C. McLeish.

Size: 212 × 158 × 7; size of sheet: 153 × 105 mm.

Blank space filled in with the name of the recipient (see below).

Provenance: Doña Leonora de Zúñiga [Cuñiga], condesa de Oropesa, second wife of Fernán Álvarez de Toledo, 4th señor de Oropesa and 1st conde de Oropesa; recipient of indulgence, with name added on recto, title of the condesa de Oropesa on verso. Ludwig Rosenthal (1840-1928); pencil note by Albert Ehrman. Francisco Vindel (1894-1960); pencil note by Albert Ehrman. James Patrick Ronaldson Lyell (1871-1949); white paper book-plate, with crest and motto. Albert Ehrman (1890-1969); armorial book-plate; accession no. ‘R489'; purchased from Albrecht Rosenthal in 1947 for £65. 0. 0. Presented in 1978 by John Ehrman.

SHELFMARK: Broxb. 95.6.

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