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Augustinus — Cambridge, Cambridgeshire. Convent of Austin friars.


Provenance: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire. Convent of Austin friars.
Location: Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Rome, Italy
Shelfmark: Ottoboni lat. 116
Author/Title: Augustinus
Type of evidence: i: evidence from an inscription of ownership by an individual member of a religious house (which may not, however, be evidence for institutional ownership)
Notes on evidence:

'Ex. dono. fratris. Ade. Denton.' (in large capitals, fol. 1r, at foot; same style, but not same hand(?) as in Ottoboni lat. 229).

'Nomen scriptoris Iohannes [. . .] Weneston [. . .]' in main hand.

Contents of the book:

Augustine, Enarrationes in Psalmos (Pss. 101–150).

Date: s. xiv ex
Ownership:

'Costa la legatura Iulii 3 Adi e d febraro 1545' at end: probably bound for Marcello Cervini (1501–1555), cardinal, as others in this year.

Gugliemo Sirleto (1514–1585), cardinal and scholar, his no. 389.