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Bod-Inc: A-178

Alexander de Villa Dei



Analysis of Content

Pars I, capitulum I, and capitula I–II: Doctrinale (ed. Reichling), 53-109 and 336-90.


Imprint: [The Netherlands: Prototypography, not after 1472]. 4°.


Collation: [a8 . . . ].


ISTC: ia00412100

GW: GW 933 i;

Hain: C 248a;

Proctor: Pr 8835;

Others: Hellinga, Campbell, <105 I>; HPT II 459; ILC 85; Proctor, Campbell III 109F; Sheppard 6851; Gottfried Zedler, Der älteste Buchdruck und das frühholländische Doktrinale des Alexander de Villa Dei (Leiden, 1936), pl. 10.

LCN: 14292545


Copy number: A-178(1)

Printed on parchment.

Bound in a volume of miscellaneous fragments.

Two leaves only, [a2] and [a7], as identified by GW.

Binding: Mounted in a nineteenth-century guard-book.

Size of leaf: 197 × 147 mm.

Two- and three-line initials are supplied in red. Initial strokes in red.

Provenance: Georg Franz Burkhard Kloß (1787-1854); possibly sale (1835), lot 86, although this calls for four leaves and 29 lines per page. Samuel Butler (1774-1839); sale, pt III, lot 51 (part of). Purchased in or after 1841; not found in Books Purchased.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 2Q inf. 1.50(3).

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