Host Volume

Colchester: University of Essex Library, Harsnett K.a.13

Publication Details

Author of volume: 
Barptholomaeus Westhemerus
Title of volume: 

Collectanea troporum


Strasbourg: Johann Albrecht: 'apud Io. Alb.', 1535

Binding Information

Binding style: 
blind-stamped, panel
Binding detail: 

Brown leather over wooden boards, blind-stamped with panels (upper board: Oldham, Panels, HM25; lower board: Oldham, Panels, HM26). Sewn on four thongs, rebacked. Two sets of two nails to hold straps on upper board; thin clasps (length: 25mm) on lower board. Title written horizontally on fore-edge with number '41'.

Place of binding: 
Date range for binding: 

Hosting Information

Number of manuscripts represented: 
Number of fragments: 
2 fragments

Further information

  1. Presumably before Harsnett, the price '12 d' was written at top right of title-page.
  2. Samuel Harsnett

Pearson, Oxford, no. 830.9.

Date last updated: 
Saturday, July 4, 2015 - 13:59