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Identifier: 
exws_epw_001_1coverfrt
Shelfmark: 
CAGE BX2080 .A2 1502
Title: 
Printed Book of Hours (Use in Rome), front cover
Alternative Title: 
Hore beate marie v[ir]ginis s[e]c[un]d[u]m usu[m] Romanum ... requisitione aliqua cu[m] pluribus orationibus in gallico et latino
Alternative Title: 
Hore beate virginis secundum usum Romanum absque requisitione aliqua cum pluribus orationisbus in gallico et latino
Author: 
Catholic Church
Author: 
Vostre, Simon, active 1488-1520
Origin Date: 
ca. 1502
Origin Location: 
Paris (France)?
Description: 
Front cover of an illustrated book of hours, in Latin, by Simon Vostre and Pierre Pigouchet. Front cover is stamped with “Nicole” in floral border and framed in double rule gilt with fleur-de-lis style symbol in each corner. Raised band spine are worn. Ribbon is still attached to the front cover.
Provenance: 
Printed in Paris by Simon Vostre and Pierre Pigouchet about 1502 based on Almanac dated 1502-1520. “Bohatta 752” written in pencil on verso of first flyleaf. Stern-Graveur book plate with motto “ex libris” device on front pastedown. Front cover stamped with "Nicole" in floral border; back cover stamped with "De Viry" in floral border.
Subject: 
Early printed books
Subject: 
Catholic Church--Prayers and devotions--Early works to 1800
Subject: 
Books of hours--Texts--Early works to 1800
Subject: 
Books of hours--France
Subject: 
Calf bindings
Subject: 
Raised bands
Language: 
lat
Language: 
fre
Dimensions: 
19 cm
Material: 
parchment
Binding: 
Contemporary calf over thin wooden boards, stamped with floral border. Front cover stamped with "Nicole" in floral border. Back cover stamped with "De Viry" in floral border. Yellowed parchment. Front and end leaves of modern paper.
Is Part Of: 
Early Printed Works Collection
Publisher: 
Western Michigan University
Date-Issued: 
2020
Type: 
Text
Format: 
image/tiff
Format-Extent: 
52,895,868 bytes
Standardized Rights Statement: 
http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/NoC-US/1.0/
Rights: 
This book is in the public domain. Digital access provided by Special Collections, Western Michigan University.