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Bod-Inc: G-146

Gesta Romanorum


Analysis of Content

a1r Gesta Romanorum [Cap. 1-136, 138-63, 137, 164-81]. ‘Ex gestis Romanorum hystorie notabiles . . .’ See G‑143.

r6r [Colophon.]


Imprint: Hasselt: P[eregrinus] B[armentlo], 1481. Folio.


Collation: [*10] a–q8 r6.

Remarks: Leaf a2 signed ai, etc.


ISTC: ig00283000

GW: GW 10885;

Hain: HC 7744;

Goff: Goff G‑283;

Proctor: Pr 9155;

Others: HPT I 43, II 427; ILC 1098; Sheppard 7020.

LCN: 14110840


Copy number: G-146(1)

Wanting gathering [*] containing the table of contents and a1.

Binding: Nineteenth-century sprinkled half calf over paper boards.

Size: 280 × 203 × 27 mm.

Size of leaf: 273 × 200 mm.

A five-line blue initial with reserved white decoration on a1r. Two-line initials, paragraph marks, and capital strokes are supplied in red.

Provenance: Zbraslav [Königsaal], Bohemia, Cistercians; armorial book-plate, see Johann Siebmacher, Wappenbuch, 1 Bd., 5 Abt., 2 Reihe (Klöster), taf. 129. Georg Franz Burkhard Kloß (1787-1854); bibliographical reference in his hand in the upper corner of front pastedown, not found in Kloß's sale catalogue. Purchased for £2. 2. 0; see Books Purchased (1852), 35.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 6Q 5.32.

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