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De bello Turcico…liber, 1574
(213 words)

Record ID

cp012557

Voet reference number

2336

Museum Plantin-Moretus

c:lvd:3217512

Author

Livinus TORRENTIUS (VAN DER BEKEN)

Title page transcription

LÆVINI ‖ TORRENTII ‖ DE BELLO TVRCICO ‖ AD ‖ M. Antonium Bobbam, Sctæ Romanæ ‖ Ecclesiæ Cardinalem, ‖ LIBER. ‖ ⊕ 21 ‖ ANTVERPIÆ, ‖ Ex officina Christophori Plantini, ‖ Architypographi Regij. ‖ M.D.LXXIIII.

Collation

4⁰ [165]: a⁴, b⁶; pages 1-20

Fingerprint

Number of sheets

Pages

[1]: Title
[2]: Privilege (Brussels, 20 February 1573 old style, signed by I. de Perre)
3-20: Text (italic type)

Edition information

Copies

Museum Plantin-Moretus
- A 333
- A 328: proof-impression, with manuscript corrections, which are printed correctly in A 333 [and the other copies]

Allard Pierson

KBR Royal Library of Belgium

Municipal Library Douai

Ghent University Library

Biblioteca Nacional de España

Bayerische Staatsbibliothek

Postel Abbey

Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale di Roma. BB also mentions Landesbibliothek, Dresden, and UL Breslau
- Wroclaw

Bibliographical references

Bib. Belgica (1964–1970 éd.), V, page 380
Not in Reulens-de Backer

Online bibliographical references

Note 1

Latin poem on the danger presented by the Turks in Eastern Europe and the necessity for Christianity to withstand them.

Note 2

Reprinted in the various editions of the Poemata sacra from 1575 onwards (cf. no. 2338.

Note 3

Not listed in M 296.

Further reading

Cite this page
“De bello Turcico…liber, 1574”, in: The Plantin Press Online. Consulted online on 21 July 2024 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004525863-cp012557>
First published online: 2024



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