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'Decada de la Passion de nuestro Señor lesu Cristo'

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MS. Bodl. 532
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'Decada de la Passion de nuestro Señor lesu Cristo. Compuesta por don Ioan Coloma, conde de Elda, Visorey de Cerdeña i Alcayde del castillo de Alicante', a poem in ten books: beg. 'Tu que del ciego Caos confuso y graue': 'de la mano de Augustin de Horozco estando en Madrid año de 1590'.

Twenty-three engravings are inserted as illustrations, of which twenty seem to be a set 'M. de Vos inven. Hieronymus Wierix fecit. Hans van Luyck excud.' (fol. 17bv), but in one case 'Iulius Goltius sculpsit' (fol. 54bv).


  • Creation: Written in A.D. 1590 in Madrid by Augustin de Horozco


111 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Spanish; Castilian

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Bodl. 532, fols. 1-2]

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MS. Bodl. 532

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 17921


'Decada de la Passion de nuestro Señor lesu Cristo'

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. II, no. 2250

Custodial History

Manuscript 806 acquired by the Bodleian Library

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by John Glanvyle of Balliol college early in 1613.

Physical Facet

On paper


8 3/4 × 6 1/4 in.

'Decada de la Passion de nuestro Señor lesu Cristo'
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
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Repository Details

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Weston Library
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