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Bod-Inc: P-263

Philelphus, Franciscus



Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a2r Philelphus, Franciscus: Epistolae. ‘Leonardo Iustiniano'. Incipit: ‘[Q]uod nihil apud me duxerim antiquius beniuolentia tua . . .’ See P‑259.


Imprint: Venice: Philippus Pincius, 5 Sept. 1492. Folio.


Collation: a8 b–p6.


ISTC: ip00591000

Hain: HC 12941;

Goff: Goff P‑591;

BMC: BMC V 494;

Proctor: Pr 5294;

Others: BSB‑Ink P‑431; Oates 2067; Sack, Freiburg, 2854; Sheppard 4388.

LCN: 14386492


Copy number: P-263(1)

Binding: Seventeenth-century(?) quarter calf over wooden boards, with remains of two leather clasps hinging from the upper cover. Manuscript title at head of the upper cover.

Size: 325 × 215 × 27 mm.

Size of leaf: 318 × 202 mm.

Marginal notes, extracting key words, making grammatical observations, and providing corrections to the text, in two humanist hands.

Provenance: Louis Thompson Rowe (nineteenth century); printed label. Purchased in 1962 from G. David, Catalogue 35, no. 226; pencil note on the front pastedown.

SHELFMARK: Inc. c. I4.1492.2.

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