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Augustinus, De civitate dei — Oxford, Oxfordshire. Balliol College.


Provenance: Oxford, Oxfordshire. Balliol College.
Location: Bodleian Library , Oxford
Shelfmark: A.2.8 Th. Seld. (pr. bk.)
Author/Title: Augustinus, De civitate dei
Type of evidence: e: evidence from an ex-libris inscription or note of gift to an institution
Notes on evidence:

'This booke apertaineth vnto the Court of Kinge Balliole'' (s. xvi1, at end); above is the name Cotynden.

Date: 1488, Louvain
Notes:

The marks of chaining at foot of 2nd cover and near foot of side of 2nd cover suggest that the book has been in a college library.

Stamped binding.

Identifiable in the Benefactors Register (c. 1630), no. 10 of the 'Libri impressi incerta donatione' – 'August' de ciuitate dei Louan [sic]. 1488'.

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