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Shelfmark Harley Ms 2692
Held By BL
Country Italy
Period 16c
Cover Material Goatskin
Decorative Technique Tooled in gold
Style Frame; Circle; Cornerpiece made of small tools
Edges Gilt
BookBinder Sanvito Binder
Owner Harley, Robert
Author Cicero, Marcus Tullius
Title De officiis Humanistic cursive ms on parchment written by Bartolomeo Sanvito of Padua (b. 1435, d. 1518)
Place of Publication [Rome]
Date of Publication 1498
References
Notes Traces of metalwork clasps, Conyers Middleton (b. 1683, d. 1750), Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge from 1706, head librarian of the University Library at Cambridge (1721-50); sold to Harley on 20 February 1724/5 (Wright 1972; Diary 1966).
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