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Bod-Inc: L-189

Ludolphus de Saxonia

Vita Christi [Dutch] Tboeck vanden leven Jhesu Christi.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.] ‘Een notabel boec van den leuen ons heeren Ihesu Christi'.

a1v [Table of contents, part I.]

a3r Ludolphus de Saxonia: Vita Christi [Dutch] Tboeck vanden leven Jhesu Christi. Incipit: ‘[T]en loue gods almachtich . . .’ See L‑188.

[et]5v [Table of contents, part II.]

oo4r [Colophon.]


Imprint: Delft: [Jacob Jacobszoen van der Meer or Christiaen Snellaert], 22 May 1488. Folio.

Remarks: Printer as assigned by HPT.


Collation: a b8 c–f6 g8 h–z [et] [con] A–L aa–nn6 oo4.

Illustrations: Woodcuts.


ISTC: il00354000

Hain: C 3672;

Goff: Goff L‑354;


Proctor: Pr 8881;

Others: Campbell 1182; CIBN L‑279; HPT I 102-3, II 490; ILC 1504; Polain 2543; Oates 3362; Sheppard 6879.

LCN: 14504075


Copy number: L-189(1)

Leaves h3 and I3 slightly mutilated.

Binding: Eighteenth-century half calf over marbled pasteboards, the spine gold-tooled, with sprinkled red-edged leaves.

Size: 275 × 210 × 50 mm.

Size of leaf: 268 × 187 mm.

A few marginal notes, extracting key words and correcting the text, in an early hand.

Initials and paragraph marks are supplied in red.

Provenance: Francis Douce (1757-1834); armorial book-plate. Bequeathed in 1834.

SHELFMARK: Douce 179.

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