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Cambridge MA, Harvard Library, Houghton Library (US): Typ Inc 366.5

ISTC No.ij00076000
AuthorJacobus de Theramo
TitleConsolatio peccatorum, seu Processus Belial [German] Das buch der tröstung aller sünder
Imprint[Augsburg : Johann Bämler, about 1476]
Format
Languageger
SubjectLaw-canon
KeywordsTheology-moral; trial; translation; literature-devotional
Periodmedieval

Description of Copy

Copy Id02010780
Holding InstitutionCambridge MA, Harvard Library, Houghton Library (US)
CollectionPrinting and Graphic Arts
ShelfmarkTyp Inc 366.5
Also bound with this copyTüsch, Hans Erhart: Burgundische Historie. - Strassburg : [Heinrich Knoblochtzer], 1477 [it00495000] (MEI id: 02010779)
NoteRecord created by John Lancaster.
Physical DescriptionBound second in the volume. -- Leaf [e]9v contains printed text on the top half only; a series of accidentally inked bearer quads appears on the lower half. -- Final blank leaf not present.
Size of leaves291 × 210 mm
Support material (book)b
SourceWalsh 545

Provenance 1471 - 1500

Areae-gx
Time period1471 - 1500
Provenance TypeBinding
Binding noteContemporary blind-stamped and blind-tooled leather over wooden boards; stamps include large and small rosettes and a fleur-de-lys; one center brass clasp, latch on upper cover, with leather thong; paper label on spine with shelfmark “H | 2”.
Binding date15th cent.
Binding typeBoards
Board materialWood
Cover materialLeather
FurnitureYes
Binding statusOriginal binding (not significantly altered)
ToolingBlind
EdgesUncoloured
Writing on edgesNone
GaufferedNo
RubricationYes
Pen initialsYes
Rubrication noteInitials added in red or blue, paragraph marks and capital strokes in red. (15th century)
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered uncertain
Sourceac

Provenance 1901 - 1940

PlaceNew York (Geonames Id: 5128581)
Arean-us-ny
Time period1901 - 1940
Provenance nameHarper, Lathrop Colgate, 1867 - 1950 [Person; Bookseller] (Male, No characterisation/lay)
Provenance TypeBibliographic Evidence
NoteHofer acquisition record shows purchase from Harper.
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceUnknown / other

Provenance 1931 - 1960

PlaceCambridge (Geonames Id: 4931972)
Arean-us-ma
Time period1931 - 1960
Provenance nameHofer, Frances L. [Person; Former Owner] (Female, No characterisation/lay)
Hofer, Philip, 1898 - 1984 [Person; Donor] (Male, No characterisation/lay)
Provenance TypeExlibris
NoteBooklabels of Philip Hofer and Frances Hofer on front pastedown. Purchased from Lathrop C. Harper.
Method of acquisitionPurchase
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
Sourceac

Provenance 1951 -

PlaceCambridge (Geonames Id: 4931972)
Arean-us-ma
Time period1951 -
Provenance nameHarvard College Library, 1636- [Corporate body; Present Owner] (No characterisation/lay)
Provenance TypeExlibris
Note15 December 1952—Gift of Philip Hofer.
Method of acquisitionDonation
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
Sourceac

Other Information

CompletenessThe enumeration of provenance evidence is considered complete
Last Edit2020-12-28 17:47:39

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Cambridge MA, Harvard Library, Houghton Library (US): Typ Inc 366.5

ISTC No.ij00076000
AuthorJacobus de Theramo
TitleConsolatio peccatorum, seu Processus Belial [German] Das buch der tröstung aller sünder
Imprint[Augsburg : Johann Bämler, about 1476]
Format
Languageger
SubjectLaw-canon
KeywordsTheology-moral; trial; translation; literature-devotional
Periodmedieval

Description of Copy

Copy Id02010780
Holding InstitutionCambridge MA, Harvard Library, Houghton Library (US)
CollectionPrinting and Graphic Arts
ShelfmarkTyp Inc 366.5
Also bound with this copyTüsch, Hans Erhart: Burgundische Historie. - Strassburg : [Heinrich Knoblochtzer], 1477 [it00495000] (MEI id: 02010779)
NoteRecord created by John Lancaster.
Physical DescriptionBound second in the volume. -- Leaf [e]9v contains printed text on the top half only; a series of accidentally inked bearer quads appears on the lower half. -- Final blank leaf not present.
Size of leaves291 × 210 mm
Support material (book)b
SourceWalsh 545

Provenance 1471 - 1500

Areae-gx
Time period1471 - 1500
Provenance TypeBinding
Binding noteContemporary blind-stamped and blind-tooled leather over wooden boards; stamps include large and small rosettes and a fleur-de-lys; one center brass clasp, latch on upper cover, with leather thong; paper label on spine with shelfmark “H | 2”.
Binding date15th cent.
Binding typeBoards
Board materialWood
Cover materialLeather
FurnitureYes
Binding statusOriginal binding (not significantly altered)
ToolingBlind
EdgesUncoloured
Writing on edgesNone
GaufferedNo
RubricationYes
Pen initialsYes
Rubrication noteInitials added in red or blue, paragraph marks and capital strokes in red. (15th century)
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered uncertain
Sourceac

Provenance 1901 - 1940

PlaceNew York (Geonames Id: 5128581)
Arean-us-ny
Time period1901 - 1940
Provenance nameHarper, Lathrop Colgate, 1867 - 1950 [Person; Bookseller] (Male, No characterisation/lay)
Provenance TypeBibliographic Evidence
NoteHofer acquisition record shows purchase from Harper.
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceUnknown / other

Provenance 1931 - 1960

PlaceCambridge (Geonames Id: 4931972)
Arean-us-ma
Time period1931 - 1960
Provenance nameHofer, Frances L. [Person; Former Owner] (Female, No characterisation/lay)
Hofer, Philip, 1898 - 1984 [Person; Donor] (Male, No characterisation/lay)
Provenance TypeExlibris
NoteBooklabels of Philip Hofer and Frances Hofer on front pastedown. Purchased from Lathrop C. Harper.
Method of acquisitionPurchase
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
Sourceac

Provenance 1951 -

PlaceCambridge (Geonames Id: 4931972)
Arean-us-ma
Time period1951 -
Provenance nameHarvard College Library, 1636- [Corporate body; Present Owner] (No characterisation/lay)
Provenance TypeExlibris
Note15 December 1952—Gift of Philip Hofer.
Method of acquisitionDonation
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
Sourceac

Other Information

CompletenessThe enumeration of provenance evidence is considered complete
Last Edit2020-12-28 17:47:39