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Oxford, Bodleian Library (GB): Opp. 4° 1113

ISTC No.ii00059500
AuthorImmanuel ben Solomon, of Rome
TitleSefer ha-Mahbarot
ImprintBrescia : Gershom Soncino, 30 Oct. 1491
Format
Languageheb
SubjectGrammar
Keywordseducation
Periodmedieval

Description of Copy

Copy Id02122014
Holding InstitutionOxford, Bodleian Library (GB)
ShelfmarkOpp. 4° 1113
NoteCreated by Rahel Fronda.
Physical DescriptionWanting leaf alef2.
Size of leaves190 × 140 mm
Copy FeaturesIncomplete
Parts of text in manuscript
Support material (book)Paper
Watermark1
SourceBod-inc Heb 35

Provenance 1550 - 1650

Areae-it
Time period1550 - 1650
Provenance nameAnonymous Jewish owner, 1550-1650 [Person; Former Owner] (Unknown)
Provenance TypeManuscript Notes
Method of acquisitionunknown
Manuscript notesThere are several notes in late 16th or 17th century Italian hand in Hebrew, in light brown ink. These comprise comments to the text, corrections, headings and folio numbers. On recto of last leaf, a few lines of missing text has been supplied in manuscript.
Ms. notes (frequency)Several
Location in BookThroughout
CorrectionsYes
SupplementsYes
Structuring the textYes
CommentsYes
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceBook in hand

Provenance 1684 - 1736

PlacePrague (Geonames Id: 3067696)
Areae-xr
Time period1684 - 1736
Provenance nameOppenheimer, David (1664-1736), 1664 - 1736 [Person; Former Owner] (Male, Clergy, Religious)
Provenance TypeBibliographic Evidence
Shelfmark
Documentary Evidence
Method of acquisitionunknown
Binding note18th century limp vellum over paper boards; sewn on three supports; with title and shelfmark on the spine.
Binding date18th cent.
Binding typeBoards
Board materialPaper
Cover materialParchment/Vellum
Binding statusRebound
Binding Dimensions195 × 145 × 30 mm
TitlingManuscript
ToolingNone
EdgesMarbled
Writing on edgesNone
GaufferedNo
Manuscript notesOn verso of leaf alef5 there is a marginal note in Hebrew (bottom of the page), perhaps in Sephardi semi-cursive script. However, as the note has been rendered illegible it is impossible to identify the words which may or may not refer to previous ownership.
Ms. notes (frequency)Occasional
Location in BookParts only
Personal NotesYes
Historic ShelfmarkOpp. 4° 1394 (Shelfmark pattern No.: 1394)
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceBook in hand

Provenance 1829 -

PlaceOxford (Geonames Id: 2640729)
Areae-uk
Time period1829 -
Provenance nameOxford, Bodleian library, 1602 - [Corporate body; Present Owner] (University, No characterisation/lay)
Provenance TypeBibliographic Evidence
Shelfmark
Documentary Evidence
Method of acquisitionPurchase
Price2080 £ The Bodleian Library bought the entire Oppenheimer collection, including manuscripts and printed books for £2080 in 1829.
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceBook in hand

Other Information

CompletenessThe enumeration of provenance evidence is considered complete
Last Edit2019-04-10 18:00:00

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Oxford, Bodleian Library (GB): Opp. 4° 1113

ISTC No.ii00059500
AuthorImmanuel ben Solomon, of Rome
TitleSefer ha-Mahbarot
ImprintBrescia : Gershom Soncino, 30 Oct. 1491
Format
Languageheb
SubjectGrammar
Keywordseducation
Periodmedieval

Description of Copy

Copy Id02122014
Holding InstitutionOxford, Bodleian Library (GB)
ShelfmarkOpp. 4° 1113
NoteCreated by Rahel Fronda.
Physical DescriptionWanting leaf alef2.
Size of leaves190 × 140 mm
Copy FeaturesIncomplete
Parts of text in manuscript
Support material (book)Paper
Watermark1
SourceBod-inc Heb 35

Provenance 1550 - 1650

Areae-it
Time period1550 - 1650
Provenance nameAnonymous Jewish owner, 1550-1650 [Person; Former Owner] (Unknown)
Provenance TypeManuscript Notes
Method of acquisitionunknown
Manuscript notesThere are several notes in late 16th or 17th century Italian hand in Hebrew, in light brown ink. These comprise comments to the text, corrections, headings and folio numbers. On recto of last leaf, a few lines of missing text has been supplied in manuscript.
Ms. notes (frequency)Several
Location in BookThroughout
CorrectionsYes
SupplementsYes
Structuring the textYes
CommentsYes
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceBook in hand

Provenance 1684 - 1736

PlacePrague (Geonames Id: 3067696)
Areae-xr
Time period1684 - 1736
Provenance nameOppenheimer, David (1664-1736), 1664 - 1736 [Person; Former Owner] (Male, Clergy, Religious)
Provenance TypeBibliographic Evidence
Shelfmark
Documentary Evidence
Method of acquisitionunknown
Binding note18th century limp vellum over paper boards; sewn on three supports; with title and shelfmark on the spine.
Binding date18th cent.
Binding typeBoards
Board materialPaper
Cover materialParchment/Vellum
Binding statusRebound
Binding Dimensions195 × 145 × 30 mm
TitlingManuscript
ToolingNone
EdgesMarbled
Writing on edgesNone
GaufferedNo
Manuscript notesOn verso of leaf alef5 there is a marginal note in Hebrew (bottom of the page), perhaps in Sephardi semi-cursive script. However, as the note has been rendered illegible it is impossible to identify the words which may or may not refer to previous ownership.
Ms. notes (frequency)Occasional
Location in BookParts only
Personal NotesYes
Historic ShelfmarkOpp. 4° 1394 (Shelfmark pattern No.: 1394)
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceBook in hand

Provenance 1829 -

PlaceOxford (Geonames Id: 2640729)
Areae-uk
Time period1829 -
Provenance nameOxford, Bodleian library, 1602 - [Corporate body; Present Owner] (University, No characterisation/lay)
Provenance TypeBibliographic Evidence
Shelfmark
Documentary Evidence
Method of acquisitionPurchase
Price2080 £ The Bodleian Library bought the entire Oppenheimer collection, including manuscripts and printed books for £2080 in 1829.
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceBook in hand

Other Information

CompletenessThe enumeration of provenance evidence is considered complete
Last Edit2019-04-10 18:00:00