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Creator:
Ludolf, von Sachsen, approximately 1300-1377 or 1378.
Title(s):

De terra sancta et itinere Iherosolomitano et de statu eius et alijs mirabilibus que in mari conspiciu[n]tur videlicet Mediterraneo.

Additional Title(s):

From incipit: Registru[m] de itinere ad terra[m] sancta[m]

Title in colophon: Libellus de jtinere ad terram sanctam &c

Iter ad Terram Sanctam

Published/Created:
[Strasbourg, France] : [Heinrich Eggestein], [ca. 1475-1480]
Physical Description:
[68] p. ; 29 cm (fol.)
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DS105 .L83 1475+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Title from caption on leaf [a]2r.
Imprint from ISTC.
One of two editions of this work printed in the period 1475-1480 by Heinrich Eggestein, this one set in single-column, the other in double columns. A.W. Pollard, in Catalogue of books printed in the XVth century now in the British Museum, v. 1 (1908), stated: "This edition is slightly more correct than the one printed in double columns, but it is diffcult to to find any decisive proof as to which is the earlier." In Catalogue of books mostly from the presses of the first printers (1910) he stated that it was "probably earlier".
The author identifies himself, in first sentence of the dedication (page [3]), as "ludolph[us] [par]rochialis ecclesie in Suchen rector".
Ampersand in colophon title transcription represents a Tironian sign.
Signatures: [1-2]¹² [3]¹⁰.
Capital spaces.
Incunabula short title catalogue, il00362000
Gesamtkatalog der Wiegendrucke, M44167
Goff, F.R. Incunabula in American libraries, L-362
Copinger, W.A. Supplement to Hain's Repertorium bibliographicum , 10307*
Catalogue of books printed in the XVth century now in the British Museum, I, page 74 (IB. 792)
Catalogue of books printed in the fifteenth century now in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, L-191
Bayerische Staatsbibliothek Inkunabelkatalog, L-269
Proctor, R. Index to the early printed books in the British Museum, 291
Pollard, A.W. Catalogue of books mostly from the presses of the first printers ... collected by Rush C. Hawkins, 25
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in later red morocco. Rubricated. With the armorial bookplate of Thomas Brooke, F.S.A., Armitage Bridge. Autograph: [The Earl of] Crawford. With later marginal annotations in graphite, perhaps by Crawford.
Subject Terms:
Brooke, Thomas, Sir, 1830-1908 -- Bookplate.
Celotti, Luigi, approximately 1768-approximately 1846 -- Provenance.
Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages -- Palestine -- Early works to 1800.
Crawford, James Ludovic Lindsay, Earl of, 1847-1913 -- Autograph.
Incunabula in Yale Library.
Palestine -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.
Contributors:
Eggestein, Heinrich, approximately 1415- printer.
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