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[Legenda aurea sanctorum, sive, Lombardica historia] [electronic resource] / [Wylyam Caxton]
Bib ID 8223799
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
Jacobus, de Voragine, ca. 1229-1298
 
Uniform Title Legenda aurea. English
Online Access
Description [London : William Caxton, 1483, i.e. 1487?] 
[1], CCCCxliiii [i.e. CCCCxlvi] leaves : ill. 
Series

Early English books online.

Notes

Colophon, leaf CCCCxliiii verso: Thus endeth the legende named in latyn legenda aurea / that is to saye in englysshe the golden legende ... whyche werke I haue accomplisshed at the commaũdemente and requeste of the noble and puyssaunte erle / and my specyal good lord wyllyam of arondel / & haue fynysshed it at westmestre the twenty day of nouembre / the yere of our lord M / CCCC / lxxxiii / & the fyrst yere of the reygne of kyng Rychard the thyrd / By me Wylyam Caxton.

Attributed to Jacobus de Voragine by STC (2nd ed.) (which also cites Jean de Vignay), and NUC pre- 1956 imprints.

T.p. lacking?; title suggested by NUC pre-1956 imprints.

Imprint suggested by NUC pre-1956 imprints and STC (2nd ed.).

Signatures: [pi]¹ a-z⁸ &⁸ [9?]⁶ A-X⁸ 2a-2f⁸ 2g⁶ 2h-2i⁸ 2k⁶.

Pages numbered on recto only.

Numerous errors in paging.

Imperfect: stained, torn, worm-holed, with slight loss of print.

Reproduction of original in: University of Glasgow. Library.

Cited In

STC (2nd ed.) 24874

Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1999- (Early English books online) Digital version of: (Early English books, 1475-1640 ; 2213:3) 
Subjects Saints -- Early works to 1800.
Other authors/contributors Caxton, William, ca. 1422-1491  |  Jean, de Vignay, b. ca. 1284
Also Titled

Lombardica historia.

Golden legend.

Available From ProQuest Information and Learning, 789 E. Eisenhower Parkway, Ann Arbor, MI 48108-3218 

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