Pascale Sedulii.

Accession number: 
PML 61001
Sedulius, Coelius.
[Valladolid] : [Pedro Giraldi and Miguel de Planes], [approximately 1494].
[46] leaves ; (4to)
Credit Line: 
Purchased on the Lathrop C. Harper Fund, 1970.

Title from half-title page, leaf a1r.
Imprint from ISTC.
Printed in types Giraldi and de Planes's 1:97G and 2:110G.
Date from IBE. Goff and GW date to about 1497.
Signatures: a-e⁸ f⁶: 46 leaves, leaf f6 blank.
Paper format: Chancery quarto.
Preface by Didacus (Diego de) Murus, leaf a1v.
Woodcut on half-title page depicting the royal arms of Spain.
PML copy leaf dimensions: 20.3 x 14.5 cm.

Modern quarter tan suede, with decorated paper sides, over paper boards (21 x 15 cm), sewn on 3 supports. Plain paper pastedowns and rear endleaf.
Variant Title: 

Carmen paschale et Hymni duo


Hand decoration: Rubrication not required. Annotations: Contemporary marginal and interlinear notations in at least 2 hands, extensive on first few leaves, with Spanish inscriptions and pen trials on leaves a1r and f6v. Previously part of an unidentified sammelband, late-16th/17th-century foliation beginning with 104 on leaf a1r.

Pierpont Morgan Library, purchased from Lathrop C. Harper, Inc. on the Lathrop C. Harper Fund, Sept. 1970.