Liber Epistolarum Sancti Hieronymi (Book of Letters of Saint Jerome)
Place of Publication: Basel, Switzerland
Goff H-176; Schreiber, Manuel, 4228; BMC III 772; Meder [Books] II, 3rd ed.
Overall: 32 x 23 x 10 cm (12 5/8 x 9 1/16 x 3 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with one woodcut
Not On View
(Basel: Nicolaus Kesler, 1497) Folio; 529 leaves; half-vellum, marbled paper boards. [NOTE: title-page folio with woodcut on verso has been removed and is filed with Prints under Dürer copies. The volume is stored with German standard books, 1497.]
Basel: Nicolaus Kesler, 1497
Ownership inscriptions dated 1596 and 1605 on title page; Bibliothèque de St. Philippe; Joseph Baer & Co., Frankfurt, from whom purchased by MFA, November 1912.
Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund