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Bod-Inc: G-150

Gesta Romanorum


Analysis of Content

a2r Gesta Romanorum [Cap. 1-181]. ‘Ex gestis Romanorum hystorie notabiles . . .’ See G‑143.

p6v [Table of contents.]


Imprint: [Strasbourg: Printer of the 1483 ‘Vitas Patrum', 1483-6]. Folio.

Remarks: As dated by GW; Sheppard dates [c.1485].


Collation: a–e8 f6 g–p8 q6.


ISTC: ig00287000

GW: GW 10892;

Hain: C 2717;

Goff: Goff G‑287;

BMC: BMC I 99;

Proctor: Pr 427;

Others: Sheppard 349.

LCN: 14028469


Copy number: G-150(1)

Wanting the blank leaf a1.

Binding: Nineteenth-century half black morocco, for the Bodleian Library.

Size: 292 × 210 × 25 mm.

Size of leaf: 280 × 200 mm.

Some early marginal notes, extracting key words, are supplied in brown ink.

Some two- and three-line initials, paragraph marks, and some capital strokes are supplied in red.

Provenance: Purchased for 16 Marks from Albert Cohn, Catalogue 175, no. 254: see Library Bills, 25 Feb. 1886.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 3Q 5.42.

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