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¶ Dionysius (1546–47 and 1549)

March 29, 2017

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The following titles are bound together:

[1] Dionysius, of Halicarnassus. Antiquitatum Romanarum lib. X. 2 vols. Paris: Robertus Stephani, 1546–47. [In Greek.]

[2] Dionysius, of Halicarnassus. Antiquitatum sive originum Romanarum libri X. Basel: Hieronymus Froben, 1549.


Provenance: John Hayford Thorold. — Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 394 (sold to Breslauer for £2). — William Mills Ivins. — E. A. Thompson. — Bridwell Library, Southern Methodist University (AFJ3218/A OVERSIZE).


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¶ Justinus and Osorius

March 29, 2017

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The following titles are bound together:

[1] Justinus, Marcus Junianus. Justinus historicus una cum L. Floro a Philippo Beroaldo correctus. Bologna, impressit Benedetto Faelli, 1505.

[2] Orosius, Paulus. Historiae adversus paganos. Ed. Enea Volpi [Aeneas Vulpes]. Venice: Christophorus de Pensis, de Mandello, for Octavianus Scotus, 18 July 1499.

Reference: ISTC (io00100000).


Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 739 (sold to Cockerell for £1 12s.). — Douglas Cockerell. — William Inglis Morse (purchased from Cockerell in 1936). — Dalhousie University Libraries (Special Collections PA 6445 J6; Cockerell 28) [acquired from Morse, 1936].


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¶ Adamant, Manfredi, and Aristotle

March 27, 2017

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The following titles are bound together:

[1] Adamant [Adamantius Sophista]. Physiognomonicon. Basel: R. Winter, 1544.

[2] Manfredi, Girolamo. Opera nova intitulata: il perche, utilissima ad intendere le cagioni de molte cose: & maximamente alla conservatione della sanita: et phisionomia. Venice: Francesco Bindoni, 22 October 1523.

[3] Aristotle. Secreta secretorum. Paris: Galliot du Pré, 1520.


Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 1 (sold to Quaritch for £1 10s.). — Unlocated.


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¶ Livy — Decades tres cum dimidia (1539)

March 27, 2017

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Livy [Titus Livius]. Decades tres cum dimidia. Basel: Johannes Herwagen, 1539.

Provenance: Thomas Davies. — Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 759 (sold to Henry Wellcome for 3s.). — Henry Wellcome. — Wellcome Library [deaccessioned]. — Stanford University Library (Rare Books KB1539 .L5 F).

Reference: MS catalogue (2), no. 358 (with two X’s next to it).


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¶ Krämer — Sancte romane ecclesie fidei (1501)

February 21, 2017

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Krämer, Heinrich. Sancte romane ecclesie fidei defensionis clippeum adversus waldensium seu Pickardorum heresim. Olmütz: Conrad Baumgarten, 20 April 1501.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 721 (sold to Quaritch for £5 10s.). — Bernard Quaritch. — John Hay Library, Brown University (AmB 511).


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¶ L’hystoire du sainct Greaal (1523)

February 17, 2017

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L’hystoire du sainct Greaal. Paris: Philippe Le Noir, 1523.

Illustrated. A Cockerell letter was laid in.

Provenance: André-Prosper-Victor Masséna, duc de Rivoli, Prince d’Essling. — Masséna sale, Paris, 1847, lot 153. — Edward Vernon Utterson. — Utterson sale, 20 March 1857. — Bernard Quaritch, Romances of Chivalry, February 1882, no. 7433. — Quaritch catalogue, 1890, no. 238. — Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 995 (sold to Waring for £55). — Catalogue of Old and Rare Books, Pickering & Chatto, 1900, no. 1112 (£80) [Google] . — Edith Rockefeller McCormick. — McCormick sale, American Art Association, Anderson Galleries (New York), 23 February 1934, lot 421 [HathiTrust] . — Maurice and Edward Schenk. — John A. Saks. — Saks sale, New York, 1 October 1980, lot 103. — George Abrams. — Abrams sale, Sotheby, 16 November 1989, lot 212 (estimate £15,00–£20,000). — Unlocated.

Reference: MS catalogue (2), no. 927 (with two X’s beside the title).


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¶ Ovid — Metamorphoses (1509)

February 16, 2017

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Ovid [Publius Ovidius Naso]. Metamorphoses. Venice: Georgio Rusconi, 1509.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 928 (sold to Henry Wellcome for £2 6s.). — Henry Wellcome. — Wellcome Library [deaccessioned]. — Claremont Colleges Library (Special Collections PA6519 .M2 1509).


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¶ Cronica cronicarum (1521)

February 16, 2017

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Cronica cronicarum. Paris: François Regnault et Jacques Ferrebouc pour Jean Petit, 1521.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 355 (sold to Leighton for £5 5s.). — Harold Peirce. — Peirce sale, Stan V. Henkels at the Book Auction Rooms of Davis & Harvey (Philadelphia), 27 March 1903, lot 264 [Google]. — Unlocated.


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¶ Spirito — Libro de la ventura (1508)

February 10, 2017

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Spirito, Lorenzo. Libro de la ventura. Milan: Zanoto di Castellione for Fratelli Legnano, 23 August 1508.

Provenance: A. F. Didot. — Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 1134 (sold to Leighton for £53). — C. W. Dyson-Perrins. — Lessing J. Rosenwald. — Library of Congress, Rosenwald Collection 762 (GV 1302.S6) [gift of Rosenwald].

Reference: MS catalogue (2), no. 929 (with two X’s beside the title).


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¶ Valturio — De re militari (1532)

January 27, 2017

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Valturio, Roberto [Robertus Valturius]. De re militari libri XII. Paris: Chrestien Wechel, 1532

Illustrated. There is an illegible signature of a previous owner, dated 1832, on a flyleaf.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 1184 (sold to Henry Wellcome for £5 10s.). — Henry Wellcome. — Wellcome Library [deaccessioned]. — Boston Public Library (Bowditch Collection, Rare Book Department; not in online catalogue).


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¶ Bidpai — Der alten Weisen Exempel Sprüch (1539)

January 26, 2017

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Bidpai. Der alten Weisen Exempel Sprüch. Strassburg: Jakob Frölich, 1539

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 947 (sold to Henry Wellcome for £1 14s.). — Henry Wellcome. — Wellcome Library (Closed stores EPB / D 860/D ).

Digital copy: Internet Archive (Morris copy).

Reference: MS catalogue (2), no. 403 (with two X’s next to it).

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¶ Solanus — Concordiae pharmacopolarum Barcinonensium (1535)

January 25, 2017

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Solanus, Narcissus, Secundus. Concordiae pharmacopolarum Barcinonensium in medicinis compositis. Barcelona : P. Monpezat, 1535.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Biblioteca de Salva. — Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 1125 (sold to Thomson for £8 5s.). — Henry Wellcome. — Wellcome Library (Closed stores EPB / D 5999/D).


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¶ Philostratus — Philostratou eis ton Apollōniou tou Tyaneōs bion biblia octō (1501–02)

January 16, 2017

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Philostratus, Flavius. Philostratou eis ton Apollōniou tou Tyaneōs bion biblia octō. Trans. Alamanno Rinuccini. Venice: Aldus Manutius, March 1501–February 1502.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 945 (sold to Henry Wellcome for £1 2s.). — Henry Wellcome. — Wellcome Library (Closed stores EPB / D 4999/D).:

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¶ Legenda S. Annae (1501)

January 16, 2017

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Legenda S. Annae. Strasbourg: Bartholomaeus Kistler, 1501.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 61 (sold to Pickering for £4). — Catalogue of Old and Rare Books, Pickering & Chatto, 1900, no. 1021 (£8 8s.) [Google]. — Unlocated.


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¶ Felice — Conspiracie of Lucius Catiline (1541)

January 13, 2017

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Felice, Costanzo. The conspiracie of Lucius Catiline. Trans. Thomas Paynell. London: Thomas Berthelet, 1541.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 1055 (sold to Maggs for £6 15s.). — Pulsford catalogue, 20 April 1914, no. 622 ($25). — Princeton University Library (Rare Books RHT 16th-70).

References: Ellis valuation, fol. 52b (no price). — ESTC (S124024).


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¶ Boethius — Boetius cum triplici commento (1510)

January 12, 2017

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Boethius. Boetius cum triplici commento: Consolatio philosophica [et] Disciplina scholarium. Lyons: Joannes de Platea, 1510.

Provenance: Morris. — Unlocated.

Reference: MS catalogue (2), no. 803 (with two X’s next to it).

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¶ Vitruvius Pollio — De architectura libri dece (1521)

January 10, 2017

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Vitruvius Pollio. De architectura libri dece. Como: Gotardus da Ponte, 1521.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Loys Loxe. — Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 1196 (sold to Henry Wellcome for £5 5s.). — Henry Wellcome. — Wellcome Library (Closed stores EPB / D 6646/D/1).

Reference: MS catalogue (2), no. 916, p. 83.

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¶ Vivaldi — Opus regale (1508)

January 5, 2017

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Vivaldi, Giovanni Ludovico. Opus regale in quo continentur infrascripta opuscula. [Lyon]: Johanne de Vingle, 1508.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 1091 (sold to Henry Wellcome for £8 5s.). — Henry Wellcome. — Wellcome Library [deaccessioned]. — Wellcome auctions (1), lot 229 (sold to Eiseman for £ 4 15s.) — Newberry Library (Wing ZP 539 .V784).


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¶ Virgil — Opera (1517)

January 5, 2017

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Virgil. Opera Vergiliana docte & familiariter exposita. 2 vols. in 1. Lyon: Jacobo Sachon, 1517.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 1195 (sold to Henry Wellcome for £6 10s.). — Henry Wellcome. — Wellcome Library (Closed stores EPB / D 6552/D).

Reference: MS catalogue (2), no. 668 (with two X’s next to it).

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¶ Rodler — Eyn schön nützlich büchlin und underweisung der Kunst des Messens (1531)

January 4, 2017

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Rodler, Hieronymus. Eyn schön nützlich büchlin und underweisung der Kunst des Messens. Siemeren: inn Verlegung Hieronimi Rodlers, 1531.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 986 (sold to Henry Wellcome for £1 10s.). — Henry Wellcome. — Wellcome Library [deaccessioned]. — Unlocated.

Reference: Ellis valuation, p. 11, no. 131 (no price).


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¶ La devise des armes des chevaliers de la Table Ronde (1559)

December 28, 2016

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La devise des armes des chevaliers de la Table Ronde. Paris: pour Barbe Regnault, 1559.

Illustrated.

Provenance: John Gregory Crace. — Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 238 (sold to Van de Pret for £7 12s. 6d.). — National Art Library, Victoria and Albert Museum (RC.D.26).


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¶ Chanut — Regimen castitatis (1517)

December 26, 2016

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Chanut, Etienne [Stephanus Chanutus]. Regimen castitatis conservativum Arbori judaice junctum nusquam exaratum. Toulouse: Jean Faure, 1517.

Illustrated.

Provenance: William H. Crawford. — Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 350 (sold to Quaritch for £8). — Unlocated.


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¶ Guðbrandur Þorláksson — Biblia (1584)

December 23, 2016

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Guðbrandur Þorláksson, ed. Biblia Þad Er, Øll Heilög Ritning / vtlögd a Norraeu. HoÌlar, Iceland: Jone Jons Syne, 6 June 1584.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 185 (sold to Tregaskis for £7 15s.). — James W. Ellsworth. — Rosenbach (sold to William Scheide, 21 June 1923). — Scheide Library, Princeton University Library (9.1.10).


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¶ Mela — Libri de situ orbis tres (1518)

December 22, 2016

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Mela, Pomponius. Libri de situ orbis tres, adiectis Ioachimi Vadiani helvetii in eosdem scholiis. Vienna: Joannem Singrenium for Lycae Atlantse, May 1518.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 787 (sold to Henry Wellcome for £4). — Henry Wellcome. — Wellcome Library (Closed stores EPB / D 4188/D).


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¶ Luther — Piae ac doctae in psalmos operationes (1521)

December 21, 2016

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Luther, Martin. Piae ac doctae in psalmos operationes. Basel: Adam Petri, 1521.

Provenance: Morris. — Victoria Public Library (Special Coll. Ref. LAT 223.2 L97m).

Digital version: BSB.

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¶ Chasseneux — Catalogus gloriae mundi (1529)

December 21, 2016

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Chasseneux, Barthélemy de. Catalogus gloriae mundi, laudes, honores, excellentias, ac praeeminentias omnium fere statuum. 12 parts in 1 vol. Lyon: per Dionysium de Harsy, 1529.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 351 (sold to Breslauer for £1 10s.). — Unlocated.

Reference: MS catalogue (2), no. 989.

Digital copy: HathiTrust.

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¶ Terence — Le grant Therence en francoys (1539)

December 13, 2016

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Terence. Le grant Therence en francoys tant en rime que en prose. Paris: chez J. Petit, 1539.

Illustrated. Presentation inscription from Morris to Swinburne.

Provenance: Charles Moncorgé. — Morris. — Algernon Swinburne. — Newberry Library (Wing folio ZP 539 .P45).

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¶ Thucydides — De bello peloponnensium Atheniensiumque (1527)

December 13, 2016

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Thucydides. De bello peloponnensium Atheniensiumque libri VIII. Cologne: Eucharius Cervicornus for Gottfried Hittorp, 1527.

Provenance: Morris. — Charles Fairfax Murray. — Fairfax Murray sale, Christie, 10 December 1917, lot 422. — Unlocated.

Reference: Fairfax Murray Catalogue (German), 2, no. 409.

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¶ St. Jerome — Der heiligen Altväter Leben (1507)

December 10, 2016

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Jerome, Saint [Hieronymus]. Der heiligen Altväter Leben, wie sie ihr hl. Leben in der Einöde vollbracht haben. Strassburg: J. Grüninger, 1507.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 594 (sold to Ellis for £7 15s.). — Charles Fairfax Murray. — Murray sale, Christie, 10 December 1917, lot 217. — Unlocated.

Reference: Fairfax Murray Catalogue (German), 1, no. 202.

Digital version: BSB.


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¶ Ovid — De arte amandi et remedio amoris (1521)

December 9, 2016

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Ovid. Ovidius de arte amandi et remedio amoris. Milan: Austinus de Vicemercato for J. J. de Legnano, 1521.

With bibliographical note by Sydney Cockerell. Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 924 (sold to Henry Wellcome for £3 10s.). — Henry Wellcome. — Wellcome Library (Closed stores EPB / D 4677/D).


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¶ Rosetti — Plictho de lárte de tentori (1540)

December 8, 2016

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Rosetti, Gioanventura. Plictho de lárte de tentori che insegna tenger panni telle banbasi et sede si per lárthe magiore come per la Comune. Venice: Rampazetto, 1540.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Nicolas Yemeniz. — Yemeniz sale, Librairie Bachelin-Deflorenne, 29 April–7 May 1867, lot 1099 [HathiTrust]. — Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 886 (sold to Hardie [?] for £7 10s.). — National Art Library, Victoria & Albert Museum (87.C.118).


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¶ Seneca — Des motz Dorez des quatre vertus cardinales (1531)

December 8, 2016

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Seneca, Lucius Annaeus. Jesus Maria Seneque, des motz Dorez des quatre vertus cardinales de Latin translate en francoys. Trans. Claude de Syssel. Lyon: Francoys Juste, 1531.

Illustrated.

Provenance: George Mainwaringe [?]. — Morris. — Sotheby 1898, lot 1009 (sold to Henry Wellcome for £4 4s.). — Henry Wellcome. — Adrian McLaughline. — Brian Lawn. — Bodleian Library (Lawn f.104).


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¶ Ruel — De natura stirpium (1537)

December 1, 2016

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Ruel, Jean [Joanne Ruellio]. De natura stirpium libri tres. Basel: Froben, 1537.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 991 (sold to Henry Wellcome for £1). — Henry Wellcome. — Wellcome Library (Cosed stores EPB / D 5620/D).


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¶ Valla — Commentationes (1502)

November 30, 2016

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Valla, Giorgio. Commentationes. In Ptolomei quadripartitum inque Ciceronis partitiones & Tusculanas questiones ac Plinii Naturalis historie librum secundum. Venice: Marco Firmini in officina Simonis Bivilaquae, 1502.

This book seems not to be in Sotheby 1898, where one would expect to find it, so the history of ownership is not clear.

Provenance: Morris. — Cardiff University Library (Q125.2.V2).

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¶ Pedro de Ravena and Hoogstraten

November 30, 2016

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The following titles are bound together:

[1] Pedro de Ravena [Petrus Ravennas]. Compendium juris civilis domini doctoris Petri Ravennatis. Cologne: Hermannum Bumgart de Ketwych, 1506.

Reference: Ellis valuation, fol. 7b, no. 82 (£1).

[2] Hoogstraten, Jacobus van. Defensio scholastica pricipum almanie. Cologne: Johann Landen, 1508.

Reference: Ellis valuation, fol. 7b, no. 84 (£1).

Digital version: BSB.


Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 861 (sold to Henry Wellcome for £3 7s.). — Henry Wellcome. — Unlocated.


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¶ Quincuplex Psalterium (1513)

November 28, 2016

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Quincuplex Psalterium. Paris: Henricus Stephanus, 1513.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 974 (sold to Henry Wellcome for £1 10s.). — Henry Wellcome. — Wellcome Library [deaccessioned]. — Wellcome auctions (1), lot 239 (sold to Cleverdon for £ 1 12s.). — Cleverdon. — Unlocated.


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¶ Verdizotti — Cento favole morali (1570)

November 17, 2016

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Verdizotti, Giovanni Mario. Cento favole morali de i piu illustri antichi & moderni autori Greci, & Latini. Venice: Giordano Zileti, 1570.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 1087 (sold to Henry Wellcome for £4 6s.). — Unlocated.


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¶ Rüxner — Anfang, ursprung und herkomen des Thurniers (1532)

November 9, 2016

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Rüxner, Georg. Anfang, ursprung und herkomen des Thurniers inn Teutscher nation. Thurnier Buch. Simmern: H. Rodler, 1532.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 992 (sold to Henry Wellcome for £3 8s.). — Henry Wellcome. — Wellcome Library [deaccessioned]. — Unlocated.

Reference: Ellis valuation, p. 11, no. 132 (£3 10s.).


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¶ Ovid — Metamorphosin (1509)

November 3, 2016

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Ovid. Accipe studiose lector P. Ovidii Metamorphosin cum luculentissimis Raphaelis Regii enarrationibus. Venice: Giorgio Rusconi, 1509.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 927 (sold to Quaritch for £7 15s.). — Unlocated.

Reference: MS catalogue (2), no. 402 (with two X’s next to it).


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¶ Durante — Libro chiamato Leandra (1517)

October 28, 2016

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Durante, Pietro. Libro chiamato Leandra, qual tracta delle battaglie e gran facti de li baroni di Francia. Venice: Allexandro di Bindoni, 5 July 1517,

Provenance: Morris. — Beinecke Library, Yale University (2014 2215).

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¶ Alanya — Aurem opus (1515)

October 24, 2016

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[Alanya, L. ed.] Aurem opus regalium privilegiorum civitatis et regni Valentie. Valencia: Didaci de gumiel, 1515.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 1178 (sold to Leighton for £17). — Quaritch Centenary catalogue (1947), lot 214 (£195). — Unlocated.


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¶ Curio (1559) and Schneeberger (1564)

October 20, 2016

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Two volumes bound together:

[1] Curio, Johannes. Conservandae sanitatis praecepta saluberrima. Frankfurt: Christian Egenolff, 1559.

[2] Schneeberger, Anton. De bona militum valetudine conservanda liber. Krakow: Lazarus Andreae, 1564.


Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, no. 55. — Unlocated.

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¶ St. Francis, of Assisi — Die Legend des Heyligen Vatters Francisci (1512)

October 15, 2016

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Francis, of Assisi, Saint [Saint Franciscus Assisiatis]. Die Legend des Heyligen Vatters Francisci. Nuremberg: Gedruckt durch H. Höltzel; in Verlegung des Erben C. Rosentaler, 1512.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 459 (sold to Leighton for £12 12s.). — Unlocated.


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¶ St. Bernard of Clairvaux — Flores (1470?)

October 7, 2016

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Bernard, of Clairvaux, Saint [Bernardus Claravallensis]. Flores. [Nuremberg: Johann Sensenschmidt, not after 1470].

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 164 (sold to Ellis for £3 11s.). — Douglas Cockerell. — William Inglis Morse. — Special Collections, Dalhousie University Libraries (BX890 B48 1472; Cockerell 3) [acquired from Morse, 1936].

Reference: ISTC (ib00388000).

Digital version: BSB.


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¶ La legende des Flamans (1522)

October 7, 2016

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La legende des Flamans, artisiens et haynuyers. Paris: [Gilles Cousteau et François Regnault], 1522.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Thomas Grenville. — W. H. Crawford. — Crawford sale, Sotheby, 19 March 1891, lot 1846 (sold to Leighton for £8). — Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 660 (sold to Heppenstall for £14 5s.). — Charles Fairfax Murray. — Unlocated.

Reference: Fairfax Murray Catalogue (French), no. 308.


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¶ Llull — Ars inventiva veritatis (1515)

September 22, 2016

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Llull, Ramon [Raymundus Lullus]. Ars inventiva veritatis. Valencia: Diego de Gumiel, 1515.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Ricardo Heredia y Livermoore, conde de Benahavis. — Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 774 (sold to Leighton for £3 18s.). — George Dunn. — James P. Lyell. — Houghton Library, Harvard University (Typ 560.15.528).


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¶ Co-operative Wholesale Societies: annual (1890)

September 20, 2016

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The Co-operative Wholesale Societies Limited: annual for 1890. Manchester: Co-operative Wholesale Society [and] the Scottish Co-operative Wholesale Society, [1890].

Provenance: Morris. — Unlocated.

Reference: MS catalogue (2), no 721.

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¶ Bunderen — Compendium (1546)

September 19, 2016

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Bunderen, Johannes van den. Compendium concertationis hujus saeculi sapientium ac theologorum, super erroribus moderni temporis. Paris: Jean Foucher, 1546.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 197 (sold to Tregaskis for £3 14s.). — Allan F. Vigers. — Brian Edmund Allen Vigers. — Private collection, UK.

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¶ St. Thomas Aquinas — Liber nomine secunde secunde (1520)

September 12, 2016

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Aquinas, Thomas, Saint. Liber nomine secunde secunde collatis duobus exemplaribus. Paris: apud Claude Chevallon, 1520.

Provenance: Abbaye de La Ramée. — Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 1165 (sold to Henry Wellcome for £1 1s.). — Henry Wellcome. — Wellcome auctions (1), lot 234 (sold to Cleverdon for £ 1 10s.). — Cardiff University Library (Special Collections BX1749.T4 ).


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¶ Ovid — Metamorphosi (1533)

August 29, 2016

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Ovid. Metamorphosi. Trans. Nicolò di Augustini. Venice: Niccolò Zoppino, 1533.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 702 (sold to Henry Wellcome for £2 6s.). — Henry Wellcome. — Unlocated.


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