De viris illustribus.
Analysis of Content
[a1r] Hieronymus: ‘Prologus.’ PL XXIII 601-3.
[a3r] Hieronymus: De viris illustribus. PL XXIII 607-720; see CPL 616.
Imprint: [Utrecht: Nicolaus Ketelaer and Gerardus de Leempt, 1473-4]. Folio.
Collation: [a10 b c8].
Hain: C 2956;
BMC: BMC IX 8;
Proctor: Pr 8846;
Others: Campbell 933; HPT II 446; ILC 1188; Oates 3307; Sheppard 6860.
Copy number: H-104(1)
Binding: Nineteenth-century quarter calf; marbled paper boards.
Size: 298 × 216 × 11 mm.
Size of leaf: 293 × 205 mm.
Some early marginal annotations and ‘nota' marks.
On [a1r] a three-line initial ‘H' is supplied in blue and on [a3r] a six-line initial ‘S' is supplied in interlocked red and blue, both with red pen-work infill and extensions into the margins; other one- and two-line initials are supplied in red or blue; paragraph marks are supplied in red; capital strokes and underlining in red.
Provenance: Purchased in 1887: see note on front pastedown: ‘Bought in 1887 for £4. 10. 0 out of the donation of £100 from a member [Sir William Reynell Anson (1843-1914)] of All Souls' Coll.’
SHELFMARK: Auct. 3Q inf. 1.24.
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