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Shelfmark Davis730
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Author Gellius, Aulus
Title Noctium Atticarum libri undeviginti
Place of Publication Venice
Date of Publication 1515
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Shelfmark Davis730
Upper cover
Country Italy
Period 16c
Colour Brown
Cover Material Goatskin (includes morocco, turkey etc)
Decorative Technique Tooled in blind; Tooled in gold
Style/Type Panel design; Floral; Lettered cover, eg initials, titles
Edges Black
Bookbinder Andrea di Lorenzo
Ownership mark
Reference M M Foot, The Henry Davis Gift, Vol. III, London, 2010.
Notes 3 raised bands, 4 half bands. Macchi states; Venice binding, c1530. See A. Hobson, Renaissance book collecting, Cambridge 1999, Appendix 5, Bindings by the Mendoza binder (Andrea di Lorenzo) p. 244-250, II trade bindings (a) simple style (cf. fig. 45) n. 70, p. 246; 37 known examples of this kind. Andrea di Lorenzo was formerly known as the Mendoza Binder.



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Shelfmark Davis745
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Author Cicero
Title Secundo volumine haec continentur... De natura deorum libri III. De divinatione libri II. De fato liber I [and other works]
Place of Publication Venice
Date of Publication 1523
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Shelfmark Davis745
Upper cover
Country Italy
Period 16c
Colour Brown
Cover Material Goatskin (includes morocco, turkey etc)
Decorative Technique Tooled in gold
Style/Type Centre and cornerpiece; Trade binding; Lettered cover, eg initials, titles
Edges Gilt & gauffered
Bookbinder Andrea di Lorenzo
Ownership mark
Reference M M Foot, The Henry Davis Gift, Vol. III, London, 2010.
Notes Traces of 4 pairs of ties. Macchi states; Venice, c1530. A. Hobson, Renaissance book collecting, Appendix 5, Bindings by the Mendoza binder (Andrea di Lorenzo), p. 244-250, II trade bindings (a) simple style (cf. fig. 45) n. 86, p. 246). 37 known examples of this kind. Andrea di Lorenzo was formerly known as the Mendoza Binder.



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Shelfmark Davis763
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Author Cicero [and] Paulus Manutius
Title Epistolae ad Atticum, ad Brutum, ad quintum fratrem [and] In epistolas as Atticum, ad Brutum, ad quintum fratrem scholia
Place of Publication Venice
Date of Publication 1540
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Shelfmark Davis763
Upper cover
Country Italy
Period 16c
Colour Red
Cover Material Goatskin (includes morocco, turkey etc)
Decorative Technique Tooled in gold
Style/Type Armorial; Lozenge or diamond
Edges Gilt
Bookbinder Andrea di Lorenzo
Ownership mark Accolti, Benedetto, Archbishop of Ravenna (1497-1549)
Reference M M Foot, The Henry Davis Gift, Vol. III, London, 2010.
Notes Macchi states; Venice, c1540-1545. A. Hobson, Renaissance book collecting, Appendix 5, Bindings by the Mendoza binder (Andrea di Lorenzo),p. 244-250, f) gilt tooled with the Venetian undulating lozenge, p. 249, n. 232. 21 bindings of this kind are known , including C19c19. Andrea di Lorenzo was formerly known as the Mendoza Binder.



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Shelfmark c19c19
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Author Cicero, Marcus Tullius.
Title M. Tullii Ciceronis Epistolæ familiares, diligentius quam quæ hactenus exierunt, emendatæ. Pauli Manutii scholia, etc. (2 pt. P. Manutius: Venetiis, 1540.)
Place of Publication Venice
Date of Publication 1540
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Shelfmark c19c19
Lower cover
Country Italy
Period 16c
Colour Brown
Cover Material Goatskin (includes morocco, turkey etc)
Decorative Technique Tooled in blind; Tooled in gold
Style/Type Lettered cover, eg initials, titles
Edges
Bookbinder Andrea di Lorenzo
Ownership mark
Reference
Notes With the initials P M. See also Davis763. Andrea di Lorenzo was formerly known as the Mendoza Binder.


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Shelfmark c19c19
Upper cover
Country Italy
Period 16c
Colour Brown
Cover Material Goatskin (includes morocco, turkey etc)
Decorative Technique Tooled in blind; Tooled in gold
Style/Type Lettered cover, eg initials, titles
Edges
Bookbinder Andrea di Lorenzo
Ownership mark Pantagato, Ottavio
Reference
Notes With the initals O P. Macchi states; see A Hobson, Renaissance book collecting, p.249, n.230. Paolo Manzio (whose initials are on the lower cover) had the book specially bound for Ottavio Pantagato. Andrea di Lorenzo was formerly known as the Mendoza Binder.


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Shelfmark c52g4
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Author
Title Breuiarium Romanum ex sacra potissimum scriptura
Place of Publication Lyons
Date of Publication 1544
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Shelfmark c52g4
Upper cover
Country Italy
Period 16c
Colour Brown
Cover Material Goatskin (includes morocco, turkey etc)
Decorative Technique Tooled in blind
Style/Type Knotwork/ropework; Panel design
Edges
Bookbinder Andrea di Lorenzo
Ownership mark
Reference
Notes Macchi states; see A Hobson, Renaissance book collecting, p.249, n224. Andrea di Lorenzo was formerly known as the Mendoza Binder.



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