Host Volume

Colchester: University of Essex Library, Harsnett H.g.25

Publication Details

Type of host: 
printed book retaining early binding
Author of volume: 
Nicholas Sander
Title of volume: 

De visibili monarchia ecclesiae


Louvain: Reynerus Velpius (Ioannis Fouleri cura), 1571

Bibliographical reference for printing: 
USTC 402612

Binding Information

Binding style: 
blind-stamped, centrepiece
Binding detail: 

Dark calf over pasteboards. Binding now very rubbed. Fillet frame at the edges, oval centrepiece. Rebound and rebacked by Richard Amer (c. 1971), incorporating original covers and boards. New endpapers. Back board detached.

Date range for binding: 
s. xvi 2 (post-1571)

Hosting Information

Number of manuscripts represented: 
Number of fragments: 

Further information


Samuel Harsnett (1561–1631), archbishop of York, 1629–31.

Date last updated: 
Friday, September 23, 2016 - 07:49