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ID no. of MS BETA manid 2265
City and Library Cambridge Cambridge University Library
Collection: Call number Inc.4.H.12.1[4254]
Imprint Burgos: Friedrich Biel, 1500 ca. (Haebler)

External description
Writing surface papel
Collation a8 (Newton Cat.)
Page Layout 28 ll. (Newton Cat.)
Size hoja: 220 × 200 mm (Newton Cat.)
Watermark mano con flor y cruz en la palma con guante (a4.a5) (Newton Cat.)
mano con uñas, con flor (a2.a7) (Newton Cat.)
Pictorial elements inicial: xilográfica (a1v (52 × 53 mm.)) (Newton Cat.)
iniciales: xilográficas (a4v, a5r, a8 (22 × 20 mm.)) (Newton Cat.)
Condition agusanado, arreglado torpemente (Newton Cat.)
Binding holandesa con lomo de vitela; guardas de papel de aguas (Newton Cat.)
History of volume Adquirido en la venta Harmsworth (lote 3236) London 1947-07-08 (Newton Cat.)
Previous owners (oldest first) Jacques Rosenthal, librero München (1895-05-01 - 1937-10-05) (Newton Cat.)
Lugano: L'Art ancien 1922-02 ? (Newton Cat.)
Robert Leicester Harmsworth (Sir), 1. Baronet of Moray Lodge [1918 - 1937-01-19] 1922-02 - 1937-01-19 (price: 500 fr. [?]) (Newton Cat.)
References (most recent first) Catalogado en: Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin (2000-), Gesamtkatalog der Wiegendrucke [GW] , n. 06135
Catalogado en: British Library (1980-), Incunable Short Title Catalog [ISTC] , n. ic00199500.
Catalogado en: Oates (1954), A Catalogue of the Fifteenth-Century Printed Books in the University Library, Cambridge 669 , n. 4053
Catalogado en: Vindel (1945-51), El arte tipográfico en España durante el siglo XV VII:286 , n. 86
Catalogado en: Gesamtkatalog der Wiegendrucke [GW] (1925-) , n. 6135
Catalogado en: Haebler (1903-17), Bibliografía ibérica del siglo XV. Enumeración de todos los libros impresos en España y Portugal hasta el año de 1500 , n. 122 (5)
Catalogado en: University of Cambridge (2010-), iDiscover [OPAC] , n. Inc.4.H.12.1[4254]
Note Oates: Con variantes de la descr. dada por GW y Haebler.

Newton Cat.:

Title from leaf [a1]r.
Signatures a8.
Woodcut initials on leaves [a1]v, measuring 52x53mm, and a4v, a5r and a8r, measuring 22×20mm.
Written by Alfonso Carillo de Albornoz, bishop of Avila 1498-1514.
28 lines per page.
Imprint suggested by Haebler on typographical evidence.
Two different watermarks: conjoint leaf a4-a5 shows cuffed hand with cross on palm, flower; conjoint leaf a2-a7 shows hand with fingernails, plain wrist, flower. Watermarks have not been identified in Piccard or Briquet.
Some variations from transcriptions given in GW and Vindel: see Oates 4053.
Copy notes
Provenance: MS inscriptions (possibly pen trials) washed off throughout leaving staining. Belonged to Jacques Rosenthal, Munich according to Haebler. Purchased by Sir R. Leicester Harmsworth February 1922 from L'Art Ancien, Lugano (MS note on endpaper, and described in Sotheby's catalogue). Bookseller's description, no. 730, with price 500Frs tipped in to front free endpaper; possibly from L'Art Ancien? Purchased by University Library through the Wilson-Barkworth fund, at the Harmsworth sale, part 11, 8th July 1947 (lot 3236) (MS note on front free endpaper, also no. 93 written above). Other numbers written in pencil on endpapers: 458, 541. Wilson-Barkworth fund armorial bookplate inside front board. UkCU
Binding: Quarter vellum, marbled endpapers, 19th century. Spine with gilt stars and compartments. UkCU
Wormed throughout, repairs undertaken crudely, some lost text completed in MS.
Subject Incunables
Internet Cambridge Newton Cat. visto 2017-04-28

Internal Description
Number of texts in volume: 1
Specific witness ID no. 1 BETA cnum 2036
Uniform Title IDno, Author and Title texid 1839
Alfonso Carrillo de Acuña, arzobispo de Toledo. Respuesta sobre la exposición de la misa
Language castellano
Date Escrito 1482-07-01 ad quem
Title(s) in witness Respuesta del obispo davila a una peticion del conde don alvaro destuñigo sobre la exposicion dela missa. Conla oracion de nuestra señora. O intemerata., a1r (Newton Cat.)
Record Status Created 1985-07-10
Updated 2023-04-20