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Bod-Inc: P-313

Pius II, Pont. Max.

Epistola ad Mahumetem.


Analysis of Content

[a2r] Pius II, Pont. Max.: Epistola ad Mahumetem. ‘Pius papa secundus eloquentissimus qui obiit anno M.cccc.lxiiii. in Anchona dum proficisci proposuerit contra Thurcos conposuit etc.’ See P‑311.


Imprint: [Rome: Ulrich Han and Simon Nicolai de Chardella, c.1475]. 4°.

Remarks: As assigned by Pr and Sheppard; IGI follows H and assigns to [Johannes Philippus de Lignamine, c.1473].


Collation: [a–f8 g6].

Leaves: 54 leaves, the first presumably blank.


ISTC: ip00699700

Hain: H 174;

Proctor: Pr 3361;

Others: IGI 7763; Sheppard 2681.

LCN: 14017288


Copy number: P-313(1)

Wanting [a1].

Leaf [a2r], l. 3: ‘ . . . thurcos . . .', not as H.

Binding: Nineteenth-century gold-tooled blue morocco, with gilt-edged leaves, orange-coloured pastedowns, and grey silk bookmark.

Size: 235 × 170 × 12 mm.

Size of leaf: 225 × 159 mm.

A few corrections are provided in pencil in a nineteenth-century hand.

Provenance: Purchased for £0. 15. 0; see Books Purchased (1841), 1.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 7Q 4.54.

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