Analysis of Content
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.
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.
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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