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Aureum opus regalium privilegiorum civitatis et regni Valentie

Valencia: Diego, de Gumiel, 1515


Early ownership inscription below portrait of James I; inscription on shield of border, fol. A1r; [possibly] Ellis, booksellers, London (cat. description with book); Philip Hofer, Cambridge. MA (1898-1984); Harvard College Library, from whom purchased by MFA, February 13, 1941.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund

Valencia. Spain. Laws and Statutes


Place of Publication

Valencia, Spain

Catalogue Raisonné

Palau 19670; Lyell, pp. 28-29; A. Anninger, Spanish & Portuguese 16th Century Books in the Department of Printing and Graphic Arts [Harvard College Library] (Cambridge: 1985), Bibliography no. 41.

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with title woodcut, woodcut portrait, borders, and printer's marks


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books