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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.

References: Fairfax Murray Catalogue (French), no. 308. — MS catalogue (2), no. 964, p. 90 (with two X’s beside it).


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¶ Biblia (1522)

April 22, 2016

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Biblia cum concordantiis Veteris et Novi Testamenti et sacrorum canonum. Lyon: Jacques Sacon expensis Anton Koberger, 1522.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 179 (sold to Dawson for £2 18s.). — Unlocated.

Reference: MS catalogue (2), no. 357 (with two X’s next to it).


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¶ Cicero and Erasmus

October 5, 2015

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Four books bound together in one volume:

[1] Cicero, Marcus Tullius. De amicitia. De Senectute. Paradoxa. Strasbourg: Johannis Knobloch and Paulus Getz, November, 1520.

[2] Erasmus, Desiderius. Brevissima maximeque compendiaria confidendarum epistolarum formula. Mainz: Schoeffer, February 1522.

[3] Erasmus, Desiderius. De ratione studii. Strasbourg: Johannes Knobloch, November 1521.

[4] Erasmus, Desiderius. Querela pacis, undique gentium eiectae profligataeque. Strasbourg: Johannes Knobloch, March 1522.


Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 211 (sold to Downing for £1 13s.). — W. T. Smedley. — Folger Library (Bd.w. PA6304 .L2 1520 Cage).


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¶ Dares, Phrigius — De bello Trojano historia (c. 1519–22)

March 30, 2015

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Dares, Phrigius. De bello Trojano historia. [Lyon: printed by Jean Marion for Romain Morin, c. 1519–22.]

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 279 (sold to Breslauer for £1 12s.). — Unlocated.


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¶ Juvenal — Satyrae (1522)

December 8, 2014

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Juvenal [Juvenalis]. Satyrae. Venetia: Joannes Tacuinus, 1522.

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Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 740 (sold to Henry Wellcome for £1 14s.). — Henry Wellcome. — Unlocated.


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¶ Arrighi — La operina (1522)

June 29, 2014

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Arrighi, Ludovico degli. La operina di Ludovico Vicentino, da imparare di scrivere littera cancellarescha. [Rome, 1522.]

Bound with Arrighi, Il modo; Carpi, Thesauro; Tagliente, Lo presente libro.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 256 (part; sold to Leighton for £7 15s.). — Emery Walker. — May Morris [gift from Walker]. — Oxford University [bequest of May Morris]. — Society of Antiquaries of London (MR 38 b).

References: MS catalogue (2), no. 35 (with two X’s next to it). —Osley, A. S. “The Kelmscott Manor Volume of Italian Writing Books.” Antiquaries Journal 64, pt. 2 (1984): 351–60.

Digital version: Library of Congress.


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