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Bod-Inc: R-141

Rudimentum Novitiorum

Advertisement for Brandis's edition of Rudimentum novitiorum (H *4996, 5 Aug. 1475).


Analysis of Content

Printed side [Brandis, Lucas: Advertisement.] Incipit: ‘Innotescat sciencie et sapiencie . . .’


Imprint: Lübeck: [Lucas Brandis, c.1475]. Broadside.


Types: Type: 120 G, final state.

Line number: 44 lines.

Type area: Type area: 160 ×265 mm.


ISTC: ib01073550

Proctor: Not in Pr;

Others: Victor Scholderer, ‘Two Unrecorded Early Book-advertisements', Library, 5th ser., 11 (1956), 114-15; not in Sheppard. Facsimile: Graham Pollard and Albert Ehrman, The Distribution of Books by Catalogue from the Invention of Printing to A. D. 1800 (Cambridge, 1965), pl. 15. Microfiche: Unit 18: Printing in and for the Baltic Area Part I, BA 20.

LCN: 14029903


Copy number: R-141(1)

Binding: Kept in a modern guard-book.

Size of leaf: 339 × 234 mm.

The text of line 21 is repeated in a contemporary hand at the tail of the sheet in brown ink.

Provenance: Alvensleben Library (1940). Albert Ehrman (1890-1969); armorial book-plate; purchased from Heinrich Eisemann in 1953 for £325; accession no. ‘R 1152'. Presented in 1978 by John Ehrman.

SHELFMARK: Broxb. 95.3.

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