Oratio de summo Deo coram Innocentio VIII.
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[a1r] Signorius, [Johannes] Baptista: Oratio de summo Deo [addressed to] Innocentius VIII, Pont. Max. Incipit: ‘ “Non sum dignus ut soluam eius corrigiam calciamenti” [Io I,27] . . . [Q]uotquot scriptores et uates Beatissime pater: orbis cardines . . .’ See Perini III 203. This oration was delivered in the presence of Innocentius VIII, cardinals, and bishops in Rome, 11 Dec. 1485.
Imprint: [Rome: Eucharius Silber, after 11 Dec. 1485]. 4°.
Hain: H 14732;
Proctor: not in Pr;
Others: CIBN S‑256; IGI 8968; Sheppard 3097.
Copy number: S-196(1)
Binding: Nineteenth-century quarter red morocco over red cloth.
Size: 196 × 140 × 8 mm.
Size of leaf: 190 × 137 mm.
‘6a deca Ora' in a late sixteenth-century hand on [a1r].
Provenance: A. S. Craig (fl. 1928); see inscription on [a1r]. Acquired in 1932-3; see Annual Report of the Curators of the Bodleian Library, Oxford University Gazette, 8 Dec. 1933, 191; BQR 7,77 (1933), 211.
SHELFMARK: Inc. e. I2.1485.1.
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