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Bod-Inc: A-106

Albertus Magnus

Compendium theologicae veritatis.


Analysis of Content

[a2r] [Preface by the editor.] Incipit: ‘[Q]vanquam satisfactum sit opusculo huic in quantum discentes respicit, quia tamen materiam claudit predicabilem, illustrande menti purgandeque ac serenande conscientie ad modum conducibilem . . .’

[a2r] Bernoldus de Caesarea: [Distinctiones de tempore et de sanctis quarum declarationes ex Compendio theologicae veritatis capiuntur.] Incipit: ‘[Q]voniam ad laudem dei nemo debet esse vacuus, cum ad se laudandum nos creauit ipse deus, ego frater Bernoldus . . .’ See A‑103.

[e1r] [Albertus Magnus pseudo-; Ripelin Argentinensis, Hugo]: Compendium theologicae veritatis. See A‑103.

[z1r] [Colophon.]

[z1r] [Dorniberg, Thomas]: [Alphabetical subject index.] Without Dorniberg's preface.


Imprint: Ulm: Johann Zainer, [not after 1481]. Folio.

Remarks: GW dates c.1478-81.


Collation: [a–x8 y10 z8 A6].


ISTC: ia00235000

GW: GW 600;

Hain: H *437;

Goff: Goff A‑235;

BMC: BMC II 527;

Proctor: Pr 2532;

Others: Sheppard 1824.

LCN: 14535559


Copy number: A-106(1)

Wanting the blank leaf [A6].

Binding: Nineteenth-century pasteboards covered with brown marbled paper.

Size: 284 × 204 × 51 mm.

Size of leaf: 277 × 197 mm.

Early marginal notes, frequently quotations from authorities.

Initials and paragraph marks are supplied in red or blue; red capital strokes and underlining.

Provenance: Johannes Kesting; ‘Dominus Johannes Kesthingk' in a fifteenth-century hand. Price; ‘[Price's] Sale by Sotheby Nov. 1816s 3.d 6'; purchased by Heber, note on endleaf; not found in sale catalogue. Richard Heber (1773-1833); perhaps Catalogue, 5 (1835), lot 246, sold for £0. 6. 0. J. T. Hand (fl. 1834-1837), 1835; not found in sale (1837). Purchased for £0. 1. 0; see Books Purchased (1837), 2.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q inf. 1.52.

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