Host Volume

Colchester: University of Essex Library, Harsnett H.a.52

Publication Details

Type of host: 
printed book retaining early binding
Author of volume: 
Iohannes Boemus
Title of volume: 

Omnium gentium mores, leges & ritus


Antwerp: Iohannes Steelsius, 1537

Bibliographical reference for printing: 
USTC 400603

Binding Information

Binding style: 
blind-stamped, roll
Binding detail: 

Oldham roll DI.h(3) 617

Place of binding: 
London or Cambridge
Date range for binding: 

Hosting Information

Number of manuscripts represented: 
Number of fragments: 

Further information

  • 'William Burden' (title page, above printer's colophon).
  • '[[name obliterated]] empt. 1560' (top of title page).
  • 'Stantonus me possidet' (sig. Dij v, back leaf); on blank recto opposite in same hand is 'precium xij d' (the same price is also written at middle right of title page).
  • Samuel Harsnett (1561–1631), archbishop of York, 1629–31.
Date last updated: 
Sunday, December 6, 2015 - 12:09