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Savonarola, Hieronymus

Triumphus crucis.


Analysis of Content

[*1r] [Title-page.] ‘Triumphus crucis de ueritate fidei'.

[*1v] ‘Tabula capitulorum'.

a1r Savonarola, Hieronymus: Triumphus crucis. Girolamo Savonarola, Triumphus crucis. Testo latino e volgare, ed. M. Ferrara (Rome, [1961]), 3-279.


Imprint: [Florence: Bartolommeo di Libri, after Aug. 1497]. Folio.

Remarks: As dated in CIBN and Scapecchi.


Collation: [*2] a–m8.


ISTC: is00274000

Hain: HC *14342;

Goff: Goff S‑274;

BMC: BMC VI 652;

Proctor: Pr 6225;

Others: Audin 18 = 17?; BSB‑Ink S‑174; CIBN S‑143; Giovannozzi 247; Oates 2368-70; Rhodes 1591; Scapecchi, Savonarola, no. 247; Sheppard 5138-9.

LCN: 14075341


Copy number: S-100(1)

Binding: Eighteenth/nineteenth-century Italian gold-tooled red morocco; bound for Boutourlin. Yellow-edged leaves. Marbled pastedowns.

Size: 293 × 218 × 25 mm.

Size of leaf: 285 × 210 mm.

Some marginal notes, mainly extracting key words, underlining, ‘nota' marks, and pointing hands in a contemporary humanist hand in brown ink.

Provenance: Dimitrij Petrovich, Count Boutourlin (1763-1829); armorial book-plate and shelfmark no. 781, see Catalogue (1831); purchased at his sale for £0. 16. 0; see sale catalogue (1841), lot 98, and Books Purchased (1842), 38.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 6Q 3.38.

Copy number: S-100(2)

Wanting gathering [*]. The heading on a1r is altered in pen-and-ink to read: ‘AD FRATREM HIERONYMUM SAVONAROLAM | . . . LIBER .I. PICI. | D. MIRAND. PRIMUS INCIPIT.’

Binding: Eighteenth/nineteenth-century parchment with the title in manuscript in brown ink at the head of the spine. Red-edged leaves.

Size: 267 × 187 × 19 mm.

Size of leaf: 260 × 182 mm.

A few marginal and interlinear corrections in a contemporary hand in light brown ink.

Provenance: Probably the copy from the Biblioteca Magliabechiana, Florence, disposed of in 1855; see Scapecchi, Savonarola, p. xxxiv ‘Triumphus Crucis. Absque ulla nota in folio. In fine “LAVS DEO"'. Purchased from Charles J. Stewart for £1. 5. 0; see Books Purchased (1857), 66.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q 5.83.

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