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Bod-Inc: S-093

Savonarola, Hieronymus

Regola del ben vivere [Italian].


Analysis of Content

[a1v] Savonarola, Hieronymus: Regola del ben vivere. Savonarola, Operette spirituali, ed. Ferrara, II 189-94.


Imprint: [Florence: Bartolommeo di Libri], 1498. 4°.


Collation: [a4].

Illustrations: Woodcuts.


ISTC: is00237000

Hain: HC Addenda R 14364;

Goff: Goff S‑237;

BMC: BMC VI 653;

Proctor: Pr 6231;

Others: Audin 42; BSB‑Ink S‑162; Kristeller 389; Sander 6835; Scapecchi, Savonarola, no. 217; Sheppard 5143.

LCN: 14077199


Copy number: S-093(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century(?) red morocco with gold-tooled fillets, by T. Kerslake & Co.

Size: 210 × 140 × 5 mm.

Size of leaf: 209 × 138 mm.

On an original front endleaf is written a compendium of the contents, dated 1508, in Italian in a ‘merchantesca' hand in brown ink. On [a1r], below the woodcut, the following note in the same hand: ‘Questa operetta del ben vivere fece il reverendo padre fra Girolamo da Ferara del ordine de fra Predigatori de San Domenico l'anno 1498 quando era in palagio imprigionato'. With a portrait of Savonarola pasted on the modern front endleaf.

Provenance: Acquired after c.1914, from the evidence of the shelfmark.

SHELFMARK: Inc. e. I98.1498.1.

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