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Liber Epistolarum Sancti Hieronymi (Book of Letters of Saint Jerome)

Basel: Nicolaus Kesler, 1497

Provenance

Ownership inscriptions dated 1596 and 1605 on title page; Bibliothèque de St. Philippe; Joseph Baer & Co., Frankfurt, from whom purchased by MFA, November 1912.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

1497

Place of Publication

Basel, Switzerland

Catalogue Raisonné

Goff H-176; Schreiber, Manuel, 4228; BMC III 772; Meder [Books] II, 3rd ed.

Accession Number

P19594

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with one woodcut

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books