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Bod-Inc: A-104

Albertus Magnus

Compendium theologicae veritatis.


Analysis of Content

a1r Dorniberg, Thomas: [Alphabetical subject index.] Incipit: ‘[E]go Thomas Dorniberg de Memmingen, decretorum arciumque liberalium doctor et consulatus insignis ciuitatis Spirensis aduocatus, multorum studiosorum clericorum precibus pluries instigatus . . .’ Text dated 23 Aug. 1473.

2a1r [Albertus Magnus pseudo-; Ripelin Argentinensis, Hugo]: Compendium theologicae veritatis. See A‑103.


Imprint: [Speier: Printer of ‘Gesta Christi', after 23 Aug. 1473]. Folio.


Collation: a10 [b] 2a–l8 m10 [n o8] p–x8.


ISTC: ia00230000

GW: GW 597;

Hain: H *434;

Goff: Goff A‑230;

Proctor: not in Pr;

Others: CIBN A‑137; Oates 1107; Sheppard 1687.3.

LCN: 14535525


Copy number: A-104(1)

Wanting the blank leaf [b8] and l1.

Binding: Mid sixteenth-century German blind-tooled pigskin over wooden boards, with two clasps. On both covers an outer roll with floral ornament, inner roll with depictions of Christ, Moses, St John, and St Paul; the inner rectangle is surrounded by a border with small stamps of acorns and cinquefoils and filled with a panel of double floral roll. For the stamps see Haebler, Rollen- und Plattenstempel II 156 (1576, no. 1).

Size: 285 × 215 × 45 mm.

Size of leaf: 270 × 193 mm.

Occasional early marginal notes. On a2r a note in an eighteenth-century(?) hand.

Initials are supplied in red; red capital strokes and underlining.

Provenance: Thomas Ryburn Buchanan (1846-1911). Presented to the Bodleian in 1941 by Mrs. Buchanan.

SHELFMARK: Buchanan d.13.

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