Title Vitae pontificum / [Platina].
Imprint Nuremberg : Anton Koberger, 11 Aug. 1481.
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 Online request  Closed stores EPB Incunabula  4.e.6 (SR)  Available
Physical description 128 unnumbered leaves ; (folio)
Note Leaf [1b]: Hieronimus squarzaficus alexandrinus doctissimo viro Platine
Brit. Mus. Cat. (XV cent.) II, p. 420 (IB. 7224) (reporting date as 12 Aug. 1481); Goff. Third census, P-769; Hain. Repertorium (with Copinger's Supplement) 13047
References Poynter 448
St P700
Note Copy 1 Supplier/Donor: Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge, 5 - 10 December 1898. Bound with: Eusebius & Bede Historia Ecclesiastica, 1506. Capitals in red. Binding: 15th century stamped pigskin on oak boards with metal clasps and corners. Remains of paper title label on upper board and evidence of chain attachment at upper edge of lower board. Two manuscript leaves used as endleaves containing 8 pages of a closely written 13th(?) century medical manuscript. Text block edges in two colours, now very faded. With marginal manuscript notes. Bookplate of James Elwin Millard, D.D. inside front cover. Signature of William Morris, 1890 on flyleaf. Millard's books were sold at Sotheby's in November 1890. Book label of William Morris Kelmscott House.
Author, etc. Platina, 1421-1481.
Millard, James Elwin, 1823-1894, former owner.
Morris, William, 1834-1896, former owner.
Genre/Technique Incunabula.
System no. .b12181882
Record no. 5095412