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1. Cambridge, Harvard University, Houghton Library, MS Lat 227
Description: - 15 items
Language: French, LATIN   Country: Italy   Century: 13th
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2. New Haven, CT, Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Beinecke MS 720
Description: - Eighteenth century (?). Quarter parchment over pasteboard, the covers in marbled paper. Flat spine gold-tooled, with red leather label carrying gold-tooled inscription "MANUSCRIT. / 16. SIÈCLE". - Collection of Sir Thomas Phillipps (MS 25554). Purchased on the Edwin J. Beinecke Fund.
Language: French, Greek, Italian, LATIN   Country: Italy   Century: 17th
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3. New York, Columbia University, Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Western MS 024
Description: - ff. v (paper) + 94 + v (paper) - In purple morocco with inlays of gilt-patterned green morocco at the corners, s. XIX, by G. Berti of Florence. - Bookplate of Baron Horace von Landau; bookplate of Howard Lehman Goodhart; bequeathed to Columbia University in 1968 by Dr. Roger Sherman Loomis. - Bond and Faye, p. 405.
Language: French   Country: Italy   Century: 14th
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4. New York, New York Public Library, Spencer Collection, NYPL Spencer 055
Description: - ff. ii + 141 + ii - Bound in 19th century blind-tooled tanned calf. - Purchased for Spencer in 1948 from Albi Rosenthal, Oxford. - De Ricci, Supplement, 334.
Language: French, Italian   Country: Italy   Century: 16th
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5. San Marino, Huntington Library, HM 01102
Description: - ff. i + i + 85 + i + i - Bound, s. XVIII#^ex#, in French red morocco; marbled endpapers; gilt edges. - Written in Rome, 1549, by F. Wydon for Claude d'Urfé (1501-58), ambassador of the King of France to the Holy See; his arms appear on f. 1v, ensigned with the collar of the order of St. Michael; see Rietstap, vol. 6, pl. 69. For a history of the d'Urfé library and a list of the surviving books (including HM 1102), see A. Vernet, "Les Manuscrits de Claude d'Urfé (1501-1558) au Château de la Bastie," Académie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres: Comptes-Rendus (1976) 81-97. The d'Urfé library was bought in 1777 by the Duc de La Vallière; his sale, Paris, 1784, vol. 1, n. 317 (catalogue, dated 1783, compiled by Guillaume De Bure; entry for this manuscript carefully copied out on f. i verso) to De Bure; Duquesroy, Paris, 7 March 1803, n. 28. Belonged to Edward Thurlow, 1st Baron Thurlow (1731-1806); his sale, Christie's, 1804, n. 298 to Hume (apparently a nom de guerre to disguise that of J. White of Fleet Street, the bookseller from whom Lord Thurlow had acquired his books originally); see Dibdin, Bibliomania (1842) 448-50, for an account of the sale; John White Catalogue 20 (January 1806) n. 466; acquired by Jeremiah Harman, and sold by Evans, 20 May 1844, n. 1154. The manuscript was in the collection of Prof. Manuel John Johnson (1805-59) of the Oxford Observatory, when it was seen and described by G. F. Waagen, Treasures of Art in Great Britain (London 1854) 3:116-18; Johnson sale, Sotheby's, 27 May 1862, lot 37 to the dealer Toovey. It appears as property of Stephen Ram in the catalogue of the London bookseller Phillips, 17 December 1862, n. 92; P. Deschamps; Baron S. de la Roche Lacarelle, whose red morocco ex libris is on the front pastedown; his sale, Paris, 1888, n. 21 to Morgand. Belonged to the Count R. de Lignerolles; his sale, Paris, Porquet, 1894, vol. 1, n. 14 to the Marquis d'Albon; the entry from this catalogue is printed by Dorez, op. cit., 49-50; Dorez makes reference to the "Album" of plates for the Lignerolles sale, including one of this manuscript (not available to us). Belonged to Robert Hoe: Bierstadt (1895) p. 34 , with a plate of f. 35; Cat. (1909) pp. 118-20 ; his sale, Anderson, New York, 1912, pt. III, n. 2078, with a plate of f. 56v, to G. D. Smith. Source and date of acquisition by Henry E. Huntington unknown. - C. W. Dutschke with the assistance of R. H. Rouse et al., Guide to Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Huntington Library (San Marino, 1989). De Ricci , 92.
Language: French, LATIN   Country: Italy   Century: 16th
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