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Bod-Inc: A-083

Albertanus Causidicus Brixiensis

De arte loquendi et tacendi.


Analysis of Content

[a1r] Albertanus Causidicus Brixiensis: De arte loquendi et tacendi. ‘Tractatus de doctrina dicendi et tacendi ab Albertano Causidico Brixensi de ore beate Agathe compositus sub anno feria quarta post vincula Petri.’ The text is here dated 1355; the correct date is 1245. See A‑082.


Imprint: [Strasbourg: Printer of Henricus Ariminensis (Georg Reyser?), between 1468 and 1475]. Folio.

Remarks: As dated by Ohly, ‘Reyser', 1310 from the type of this edition, which was in use between 1468 and 1475; Sheppard and GW date to [c.1476].


Collation: [a10].


ISTC: ia00194000

GW: GW 532;

Hain: H *394;

Goff: Goff A‑194;

BMC: BMC I 77;

Proctor: Pr 304;

Others: BSB‑Ink A‑111; CIBN A‑97; Oates 126; Sack, Freiburg, 48; Sheppard 255.

LCN: 14334224


Copy number: A-083(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century pasteboards.

Size: 297 × 213 × 3 mm.

Size of leaf: 296 × 210 mm.

Initials are supplied in red; red capital strokes.

Provenance: Purchased from H. G. Commin (fl. c.1953-1958) in 1958.

SHELFMARK: Inc. d. G7.4.

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