Provenance'Huysburg Abbey, Germany ('before 1525). Giulio Cesare Ballino (active 1530–1592), Venice (' from 1573; acquired for ' 1 lire 10 soldi). Joachim Hinrich von Bülow (1650-1724), Hanover (until d. 1724); by descent (until 1734; given to the University of Göttingen); Universitätsbibliothek Göttingen, Germany (stamp "Ex Bibliotheca Acad. Georgiae Augustae," shelf-mark 4° Fab. Rom. I, 7352 Inc. , 1734–after 1923). Henry Fletcher (1877–1953), Greenwich, Conn. (until d. 1953; given to Yale); Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn. (since 1953; deaccessioned). [Warren Howell, San Francisco; sold to Zeitlen]; [Jacob Zeitlen, Los Angeles; sold to Leslie] Frank P. Leslie, Wayzata, Minn., by 1963; given to Mia, 1967.
1. The binding, with at least eight Huysburg stamps, was made at the Huysburg monastery bookbindery.
2. Universitätsbibliothek Göttingen handwritten library catalogues records this copy as imcomplete or "unvollst.[ändig]”, and indicates that it was moved to library's duplicate holdings on October 9, 1923, “zu d.[en] Dubl.[etten] 9/10 1923.” /// We are grateful to Dr. Helmut Rohlfing, Head of Department Special Collections, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, for clarifying the provenance of this book.