Host Volume

Colchester: University of Essex Library, Harsnett H.g.34

Publication Details

Type of host: 
printed book retaining early binding
Author of volume: 
Domingo de Soto
Title of volume: 

Libri decem de iustitia et iure


Lyon: Carolus Pesnot, 1582

Binding Information

Binding style: 
plain calf
Binding detail: 

Plain calf over pasteboards, fillets to edges. Rebacked, sewn on five thongs. Two holes on each fore-edge for ties, now lost.

Hosting Information

Number of manuscripts represented: 
Number of fragments: 

Further information

  • ?Richard Bancroft (1544-1610), archbishop of Canterbury, 1604-10: the remains of a tab intended to provide an author and title label might suggest his practice (see MS Babel 18) but the fragment in this book is not from a manuscript he is known to have used for the purpose.
  • Samuel Harsnett (1561–1631), archbishop of York, 1629–31.
Date last updated: 
Friday, September 23, 2016 - 07:49