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1. New York, New York Public Library, Spencer Collection, NYPL Spencer 005
Description: - ff. 20;;Compass sunk into back pastedown. - Contemporary red morocco over boards, with gilt decorations and four short leather straps with bronz clasps. - Perhaps commissioned by German patron. Coat of arms on f. 2 are probably those of the Neunstein branch of the Hohenlohe family, perhaps those of Count Georg von Hohenlohe-Weikersheim (d. 1551). Purchased in 1920 from Josef Baer & Co., Frankfurt. - De Ricci, 1336. Henry R. Wagner, "The manuscript atlases of Battista Agnese," The Papers of the Bibliographical Society of America25 (1931), 1-110 (esp. p. 89, no. LII). - Jonathan J. G. Alexander, James H. Marrow and Lucy Freeman Sandler, The Splendor of the Word: Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts at the New York Public Library(London / Turnhout: The New York Public Library / Harvey Miller Publishers, 2005) n. 78.
Language: LATIN   Country: Italy   Century: 16th
Number of Images Available: 20
   
 
2. New York, New York Public Library, Spencer Collection, NYPL Spencer 007
Description: - Vol. 1: ff. viii + 40; vol. 2: ff. ix + 40. - Oak boards covered with crimson velvet, with later gilt metal corners and clasps; center ornaments are four nielli of Cardinal Pietro Bembo and his arms (vol. 1), and Pope Leo X and his arms (vol. 2). - Made for S. Giovanni in Verdara of Padua, which was suppressed by Venice in 1783. Collection of Francesco Leopoldo Cicognara; sale to Zonzi (1860); Sir William Tite sale (1874); A.H. Huth sale (1914). Acquired by Spencer collection ca. 1919. - De Ricci, 1337. Dict. Cat., Spencer Coll., 907. J.J.G. Alexander, ed., The Painted Page(1994) 62. G. Mariani Canova, ed., La miniatura a Padova dal medioevo al settecento(1999) 395-7. - Jonathan J. G. Alexander, James H. Marrow and Lucy Freeman Sandler, The Splendor of the Word: Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts at the New York Public Library(London / Turnhout: The New York Public Library / Harvey Miller Publishers, 2005) n. 30.
Language: LATIN   Country: Italy   Century: 16th
Number of Images Available: 18
   
 
3. New York, New York Public Library, Spencer Collection, NYPL Spencer 020
Description: - ff. ii + 197 + ii - 18th century Italian brown calf with gold tooling. - Written for Cardinal Giovanni d'Aragona (1456-1485); may have passed after his death to his father, King Ferdinand I of Naples. Robert S. Holford Collection. Sir George L. Holford collection. Purchased by Rosenbach. Obtained for Spencer in 1929. - De Ricci, 1339. J.J.G. Alexander, ed. The Painted Page(1994) 106-8. A.C. de la Mare, "Florentine Scribes of Cardinal Giovanni of Aragon," Il Libro e il Testo(Urbino 1982) 275. La Biblioteca reale di Napoli(Valencia 1998). - Jonathan J. G. Alexander, James H. Marrow and Lucy Freeman Sandler, The Splendor of the Word: Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts at the New York Public Library(London / Turnhout: The New York Public Library / Harvey Miller Publishers, 2005) n. 83.
Language: LATIN   Country: Italy   Century: 15th
Number of Images Available: 6
   
 
4. New York, New York Public Library, Spencer Collection, NYPL Spencer 025
Description: - ff. i + 434 + i - Green velvet over wooden boards. - Lord Mostyn collection; his sale (1920) to Quaritch. Obtained for Spencer from the estate of W.M. Voynich, 1931. - De Ricci, 1340. - Jonathan J. G. Alexander, James H. Marrow and Lucy Freeman Sandler, The Splendor of the Word: Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts at the New York Public Library(London / Turnhout: The New York Public Library / Harvey Miller Publishers, 2005) n. 12.
Language: LATIN   Country: Italy   Century: 13th
Number of Images Available: 6
   
 
5. New York, New York Public Library, Spencer Collection, NYPL Spencer 027
Description: - ff. ii + 224 + ii - Blue morocco with gold tooling by Bradel l'Aine`, early 19th century; gilt edges with painted fore edge possibly done for Matthias Corvinus. - Written for Mathias Corvinus, King of Hungary (1458-90), with his arms on the first page. Chre`tien-Franc$ois de Lamoignon (1735-89); his sale (1791). Sir Thomas Phillipps, his MS 3010. A. Chester Beatty sale, Sotheby's, 9 May 1933, lot 59 to Quaritch. - De Ricci, 1340-1. Bibliotheca Corviniana 1490-1990: Exhibition at the National Szechenyi Library, Budapest (Budapest 1990). W. Allen, Jr., "Four Corvinus Manuscripts in the United States," Bull. of the NYPL42 (1938) 315-23. - Jonathan J. G. Alexander, James H. Marrow and Lucy Freeman Sandler, The Splendor of the Word: Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts at the New York Public Library(London / Turnhout: The New York Public Library / Harvey Miller Publishers, 2005) n. 82.
Language: LATIN   Country: Italy   Century: 15th
Number of Images Available: 4
   
 
6. New York, New York Public Library, Spencer Collection, NYPL Spencer 028
Description: - ff. i + 80 + i - 18th century Italian vellum. - Naples, Duke of Cassano Serra (ca.1800); sold to Thorpe (1828); Sir Thomas Phillipps, his ms 6972; Sir Alfred Chester Beatty collection, his sale 1933; acquired by Quaritch for Spencer, 1933. - De Ricci, 1341. J.J.G. Alexander, ed., The Painted Page (London and New York, 1994), 120-1. G. Mariani Canova, ed., La miniatura a Padova dal medioevo al settecento(Modena 1999) 283-4. - Jonathan J. G. Alexander, James H. Marrow and Lucy Freeman Sandler, The Splendor of the Word: Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts at the New York Public Library(London / Turnhout: The New York Public Library / Harvey Miller Publishers, 2005) n.76.
Language: LATIN   Country: Italy   Century: 15th
Number of Images Available: 37
   
 
7. New York, New York Public Library, Spencer Collection, NYPL Spencer 029
Description: - ff. ii + 114 + ii - Original wooden boards, covered with blind tooled calf, four clasps (Rome or Florence?). - Original arms overpainted by Piccolomini arms (ff. 1, 4v, 67v, 98). Earl of Ashburnham collection. Henry Yates Thompson (sale, 1920). Sir Arthur Chester Beatty; sale by Sotheby's, May 9, 1933, Part II, 128-9 for Spencer. - De Ricci, 1341. - Jonathan J. G. Alexander, James H. Marrow and Lucy Freeman Sandler, The Splendor of the Word: Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts at the New York Public Library(London / Turnhout: The New York Public Library / Harvey Miller Publishers, 2005) n. 29.
Language: LATIN   Country: Italy   Century: 15th
Number of Images Available: 6
   
 
8. New York, New York Public Library, Spencer Collection, NYPL Spencer 030
Description: - ff. 322 - Original binding of brown leather over wooden boards, line tooled in blind and stamped with interlaced work. In a green morocco case by Riviere. - Coat of arms f. 1 unidentified. Sold by Olschki to Edward A. Parsons, who parted with it in 1932. Sold by Sotheby's (London 1933) to Goodyear. Accessioned by Spencer, 1933. - De Ricci, 1341-2. Dictionary Catalog, Spencer Collection, 906. - Jonathan J. G. Alexander, James H. Marrow and Lucy Freeman Sandler, The Splendor of the Word: Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts at the New York Public Library(London / Turnhout: The New York Public Library / Harvey Miller Publishers, 2005) n. 95.
Language: LATIN   Country: Italy   Century: 15th
Number of Images Available: 2
   
 
9. New York, New York Public Library, Spencer Collection, NYPL Spencer 031
Description: - ff. i + 20 - Original wooden boards and blind stamped leather, with bronze clasps decorated with a double-headed eagle. - Owned by Jacques Rosenthal; afterwards in collection of Joseph Martini. Purchased for Spencer at Martini sale, 1934. - Rosenthal catalog,Bibliotheca medii aevi manuscripta, Pars altera, Katalog 90 21-4. Bibliothe`que Joseph Martini, Premie`re Partie... (Milan), no. 249.
Language: Italian, LATIN   Country: Italy   Century: 15th
Number of Images Available: 3
   
 
10. New York, New York Public Library, Spencer Collection, NYPL Spencer 040
Description: - ff. 34 - 17th century red velvet over wooden boards. - Commissioned by Niccolo` Tron, Doge of Venice (1471-3); Tron arms on f. 6. In the possession of Abate Matteo Luigi Canonici (1727-1805); sold to Rev. Walter Sneyd (1809-88). Purchased for Spencer from A. Rosenthal, 1939. - De Ricci, Supplement, 332. Giordana Mariani Canova, La miniatura veneta del Rinascimento, 1450-1500(Venice, 1969). John Bradley, Dictionary of Miniaturists... (London, 1887). - Jonathan J. G. Alexander, James H. Marrow and Lucy Freeman Sandler, The Splendor of the Word: Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts at the New York Public Library(London / Turnhout: The New York Public Library / Harvey Miller Publishers, 2005) n. 1.
Language: LATIN   Country: Italy   Century: 15th
Number of Images Available: 4
   
 
11. New York, New York Public Library, Spencer Collection, NYPL Spencer 045
Description: - ff. ii + 150 + ii - Bound in 18th century crimson velvet with silk linings, metal corners and clasp; with cipher of the Empress Maria Theresa surmounted by the imperial crown in silver gilt(?) on each cover. - Arms (f. 7); quarters 1,4 of the Lioni family of Padua?; quarters 2,3 of the Savonarola family of Ferrara?. Ciphers of Maria Theresa of Austria (1717-80). Earl of Ashburnham coll. Acq. for Spencer, 1942. (De Ricci says presented 1941 by Mrs. Harkness). - De Ricci, Supplement, 333. Jonathan Nelson, "Martino da Modena's First Work? A Book of Hours in the Spencer Collection," SourceXI, 2 (Winter, 1992), 21-6. Sotheby's catalog, Earl of Ashburnham sale, (May, 1899), no. 137. - Jonathan J. G. Alexander, James H. Marrow and Lucy Freeman Sandler, The Splendor of the Word: Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts at the New York Public Library(London / Turnhout: The New York Public Library / Harvey Miller Publishers, 2005) n. 50.
Language: LATIN   Country: Italy   Century: 15th
Number of Images Available: 6
   
 
12. New York, New York Public Library, Spencer Collection, NYPL Spencer 048
Description: - ff. ii + 149 + ii - Early 19th century full purple morocco, gilt; doublures gilt tooled border with white inlaid central panel. By C. Lewis. - Probably for Gioachino Torriani (1416/7-1500), General of the Dominican Order. William Horatio Crawford at Lakelands, co. Cork; sale, Sotheby, 12 March 1891, lot 1620. Bought for the Spencer Collection, NYPL, from Dr. Erwin Rosenthal, 1944. - De Ricci, Supplement, 333. A.C. de la Mare, "The Florentine Scribes of Cardinal Giovanni of Aragon," Il Libro e il Testo(Urbino, 1984), 287 (no. 11). - Jonathan J. G. Alexander, James H. Marrow and Lucy Freeman Sandler, The Splendor of the Word: Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts at the New York Public Library(London / Turnhout: The New York Public Library / Harvey Miller Publishers, 2005) n. 80.
Language: LATIN   Country: Italy   Century: 15th
Number of Images Available: 5
   
 
13. New York, New York Public Library, Spencer Collection, NYPL Spencer 050
Description: - ff. ii + 75 + ii - Bound, s. XIX, in brown morocco leather over pasteboard by C. Smith; gold-stamped with Grolieresque interlace ornament. Gilt fore edge. - Medici arms on f. 68. Erroneously (?), Rev. Theodore Williams at Sotheby's, 5 April 1827. Possibly, Rev. Henry Joseph Thomas Drury (1778-1841), Sotheby's, 19 Feb. 1827; Sir Thomas Phillipps, MS 23609; purchased at Sotheby's 1 July 1946, lot 26a. - J. Kaimowitz & B. McTigue, "Illuminated Florentine MS of Aesop's..." Bull. of the NYPL82, 2 (1979). Fahy & McTigue, The Medici Aesop(1989). J.J.G. Alexander, The Painted Page(1994) 130-1. - Jonathan J. G. Alexander, James H. Marrow and Lucy Freeman Sandler, The Splendor of the Word: Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts at the New York Public Library(London / Turnhout: The New York Public Library / Harvey Miller Publishers, 2005) n. 100
Language: Greek   Country: Italy   Century: 15th
Number of Images Available: 6
   
 
14. New York, New York Public Library, Spencer Collection, NYPL Spencer 053
Description: - ff. i + 102 + i - Bound in original blind-tooled calf. - Purchased for Spencer in 1947 from P.L. Bader, Geneva. - De Ricci, Supplement, 333.
Language: Italian, LATIN   Country: Italy   Century: 16th
Number of Images Available: 9
   
 
15. New York, New York Public Library, Spencer Collection, NYPL Spencer 054
Description: - ff. i + 434 + i - Original blind-tooled dark brown calf. - Sir Thomas Phillipps collection. Purchased in 1947 from William H. Robinson, Ltd. - De Ricci, Supplement, 333.
Language: LATIN   Country: Italy   Century: 16th
Number of Images Available: 6
   
 
16. 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
Number of Images Available: 9
   
 
17. New York, New York Public Library, Spencer Collection, NYPL Spencer 061
Description: - ff. 291 - Bound in contemporary calf over wooden boards, tooled in blind and gold; four clasps (2 missing, another incomplete). - Unicorn in border (f. 186) may suggest Este patronage, i.e. for the Augustinian house of S. Andrea or for the church of S. Agoostino in Ferrara. Purchased for Spencer from Erwin Rosenthal; accessioned 1954. - Dict. Cat., Spencer Coll. M.L. D'Ancona, "Contributi al problema di Franco dei Russi," Commentari11 (1960) 35 ("Spencer" not stated); G. Mariani Canova, La miniatura veneta del Rinascimento...(Venice 1969) 26. - Jonathan J. G. Alexander, James H. Marrow and Lucy Freeman Sandler, The Splendor of the Word: Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts at the New York Public Library(London / Turnhout: The New York Public Library / Harvey Miller Publishers, 2005) n. 37.
Language: Greek, LATIN   Country: Italy, Undetermined   Century: 10th, 15th
Number of Images Available: 8
   
 
18. New York, New York Public Library, Spencer Collection, NYPL Spencer 062
Description: - ff. i + 139 + i - Bound in 18th century plain Italian vellum. - Purchased for Spencer from L'Art Ancien and accessioned on April 9. 1954. - Dictionary Catalog, Spencer Collection, 906. Lucas Wadding, Scriptores Ordinis Minorum. Supplementum et castigatio ad scriptores trium ordinum S. Francisci (Rome, 1921), 29.
Language: Italian   Country: Italy   Century: 15th
Number of Images Available: 9
   
 
19. New York, New York Public Library, Spencer Collection, NYPL Spencer 064
Description: - ff. i + 142 - Bound in morocco, Grolieresque style, gilt. - Written and decorated for the church of St. Petronius at Bologna (f. 1 mentions St. Petronius, and has arms and motto of Bologna.) A. Chester Beatty collection. - Dictionary Catalog, Spencer Collection. - Jonathan J. G. Alexander, James H. Marrow and Lucy Freeman Sandler, The Splendor of the Word: Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts at the New York Public Library(London / Turnhout: The New York Public Library / Harvey Miller Publishers, 2005) n. 38.
Language: LATIN   Country: Italy   Century: 16th
Number of Images Available: 6
   
 
20. New York, New York Public Library, Spencer Collection, NYPL Spencer 065
Description: - ff. iii + 109 + iii - Bound in red morocco in 1968 by NYPL. - Acquired from Ulrico Hoepli, Milan,in 1963. - Karl Kup, "A Medieval Codex of Italy," Natural History(Dec. 1963), 30-41. L.C. Arano, he Medieval Health Handbook: Tacuinum Sanitatis(1976). F. Unterkircher, Tacuinum Sanitatis in Medicina...Faksimilimeausgabe(Graz, 1967). - Jonathan J. G. Alexander, James H. Marrow and Lucy Freeman Sandler, The Splendor of the Word: Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts at the New York Public Library(London / Turnhout: The New York Public Library / Harvey Miller Publishers, 2005) n. 75.
Language: Italian   Country: Italy   Century: 15th
Number of Images Available: 8
   
 
21. New York, New York Public Library, Spencer Collection, NYPL Spencer 124
Description: - ff. i + 531 + i - Bound in 18th century blue velvet. - Coat of arms of Roverella family, f. 11. - Dictionary Catalog, Spencer Collection, 906.
Language: LATIN   Country: Italy   Century: 15th
Number of Images Available: 9
   
 
22. New York, New York Public Library, Spencer Collection, NYPL Spencer 125
Description: - ff. ii + 15 + ii - Binding of brown morocco, gilt, with the arms of Pope Alexander VII (1655-1667). Silk ties. - Arms of Pope Alexander VII (Fabio Chigi), 1655-67. From the collections of Abbot Cellotti, the Duke of Newcastle, and Andre de Coppet. Purchased for Spencer, 1955. - Dictionary Catalog, Spencer Collection, 906. Catalog from sale by Horace G. Commin, November 1955, No. 1.
Language: LATIN   Country: Italy   Century: 15th
Number of Images Available: 5
   
 
23. New York, New York Public Library, Spencer Collection, NYPL Spencer 126
Description: - ff. 57 - Bound in contemporary limp vellum painted with the coat of arms of Lorenzo Moro, in deep green and gold, on both covers. - Dictionary Catalog, Spencer Collection, 906.
Language: LATIN   Country: Italy   Century: 15th
Number of Images Available: 8
   
 
24. New York, New York Public Library, Spencer Collection, NYPL Spencer 127
Description: - ff. i + 78 + i - Bound in 18th century brown calf, gilt. - Bought for Spencer from Maggs of London, 1957. - Dictionary Catalog, Spencer Collection, 906.
Language: Italian, LATIN   Country: Italy   Century: 15th
Number of Images Available: 9
   
 
25. New York, New York Public Library, Spencer Collection, NYPL Spencer 128
Description: - ff. i + 81 - Bound in reddish calf over wooden boards. - Dictionary Catalog, Spencer Collection, 906.
Language: LATIN   Country: Italy   Century: 15th
Number of Images Available: 6
   
 
26. New York, New York Public Library, Spencer Collection, NYPL Spencer 129
Description: - ff. i + 25 + i - 18th century boards covered by marbled paper with a parchment spine. - Signature on inside front cover: last name is Plunkett. - Dict. Cat., Spencer Coll., 906. R.J. Betts, "On the Chronology of Francesco di Giorgio's..." Journal of the Soc. of Architectural Historians36,1 (1977) 3-14. G. Scaglia, "Opera de Architectura..." Napoli Nobilissima15 (1976) 133-161.
Language: Italian   Country: Italy   Century: 15th
Number of Images Available: 7
   
 
27. New York, New York Public Library, Spencer Collection, NYPL Spencer 130
Description: - ff. i + 195 + i - Bound in 16th century red morocco, tooled, with clasps; rebacked. - Made by Matteo Felice, who worked for the Kings of Aragon in Naples. Coat of arms in lower border, f. 1. Libreria Antiquaria Hoepli, Milan. Bought for Spencer, 1953. - Dictionary Catalog, Spencer Collection, 906. C.W. Dutschke, Guide to Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Huntington Library (Huntington Library, 1989) Volume 1, 312-13 and 332-5. - Jonathan J. G. Alexander, James H. Marrow and Lucy Freeman Sandler, The Splendor of the Word: Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts at the New York Public Library(London / Turnhout: The New York Public Library / Harvey Miller Publishers, 2005) n. 45.
Language: LATIN   Country: Italy   Century: 15th
Number of Images Available: 5
   
 
28. New York, New York Public Library, Spencer Collection, NYPL Spencer 131
Description: - ff. i + 48 + i - Bound in 18th century brown calf. - Bookplate of Joseph Martini. Bookplate of Comte Chandon de Briailles. - Dictionary Catalog, Spencer Collection, 907.
Language: Italian, LATIN   Country: Italy   Century: 16th
Number of Images Available: 5
   
 
29. New York, New York Public Library, Spencer Collection, NYPL Spencer 132
Description: - ff. i + i (vellum) + 150 + i - Bound in red morocco, elaborately gilt. - Coats of arms on binding; f. 1v. - Dictionary Catalog, Spencer Collection, 907. Giordana Mariani Canova, La miniatura a Padova dal medioevo al settecento(Modena, 1999), 581.
Language: Italian, LATIN   Country: Italy   Century: 16th
Number of Images Available: 6
   
 
30. New York, New York Public Library, Spencer Collection, NYPL Spencer 133
Description: - ff. iv + 82 + ii - Bound in 16th century calf, gilt. - Notes and bookplates on inside front cover -- see photo. Purchased for the Spencer Collection, 1956. - Dictionary Catalog, Spencer Collection, 907.
Language: Italian   Country: Italy   Century: 16th
Number of Images Available: 5
   
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