Analysis of Content
[a1r] Wolfram [von Eschenbach pseudo-; Albrecht: Titurel. Jüngerer Titurel.] Incipit: ‘[I]n anegenge und an letze bist du, Got, ewig lebende . . .’ For the ascription of authorship see VL I 158-73, at 158-70, with this edition referred to at 161; see also Peter Jörg Becker, Handschriften und Frühdrucke mittelhochdeutscher Epen (Wiesbaden, 1977), 243-59. The author is named as ‘Wolfram' at the end of the text, on [H7v].
[H7v] [Author's colophon, naming Wolfram, and date of printing.]
[H8r] ‘Die capitel diß bůs'.
Imprint: [Strasbourg: Johann Mentelin], 1477. Folio.
Collation: [a–o10 p10+1 q–z A–F10 G8 H10-2].
Remarks: Collation as Sheppard, not as BMC.
Hain: HC *6683;
Goff: Goff W‑70;
BMC: BMC I 59;
Proctor: Pr 217;
Others: BSB‑Ink A‑224; Oates 82; Sheppard 166.
Copy number: A-151A(1)
Binding: Nineeenth-century gold-tooled red morocco; gilt-edged leaves; marbled pastedowns; covered with a marbled paper wrapper.
Size: 277 × 210 × 60 mm.
Size of leaf: 268 × 198 mm.
Some marginal annotations, including corrections to and amplication of the text, ‘nota' marks and underlining in black ink, and underlining in red ink; irregular foliation in black ink in the upper margin: 1-306.
Partial rubrication: principal initials are supplied in interlocked red and blue; other initials, some with extensions into the margins, and paragraph marks are supplied in red or blue; capital strokes and underlining in red.
Provenance: Purchased for £8. 8. 0; see Books Purchased (1850), 20.
SHELFMARK: Auct. 5Q 5.44.
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