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Bod-Inc: A-242


Von dem Ursprung und Anfang des heiligen Bergs zu Andechs.


Analysis of Content

[a2r] [Note on contents and sources of the text.]

[a2r] [Von dem Ursprung und Anfang des heiligen Bergs zu Andechs.] Incipit: ‘[E]s ist ze wissen zů dem ersten, das auff disem heiligen berg ge wesen ist vor zeiten ein vestÿ wol ge paut genant Andex . . .’ Recension IIb of the Chronik von Andechs: see Albert Brackmann, Die Entstehung der Andechser Wallfahrt, Abhandlungen der Preußischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, phil.-hist. Klasse, 5 (Berlin, 1929), 1-40, at 19 and 39; also MBK III/1, 4; B. Kraft, ‘Andechser Studien', Oberbayerisches Archiv, 73 (1937), 53-6, 240; 74 (1940), 610. On this edition see Der Schatz vom heiligen Berg Andechs, exhibition catalogue, ed. Rainer Rückert (Munich, 1967), 81 no. 87; and VL I 334-5.


Imprint: [Augsburg: Johann Bämler, c.1473]. 4° and Folio.


Collation: [a16].

Remarks: The contents of [a1] are unknown, as no complete copy survives.


ISTC: ia00573950

GW: GW 1639;

Hain: H *971;

BMC: BMC II 335;

Proctor: Pr 1618;

Others: BSB‑Ink C‑285; Sheppard 1195.

LCN: 14421787


Copy number: A-242(1)

Wanting [a1] and [a16].

Leaf [a15] damaged but repaired.

The Bodleian copy matches the copy in BSB Munich, rather than that in Regensburg.

Binding: Nineteenth-century half calf.

Size: 276 × 199 × 10 mm.

Size of leaf: 267 × 189 mm.

Early manuscript notes in Latin and German.

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

Provenance: Acquired between 1847 and c.1892; not in Catalogus (1843) with Appendix.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 3Q 5.11.

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