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Bod-Inc: A-282

Angeli, Jacobus

Tractatus de cometis.


Analysis of Content

a1v ‘Capitula.’

a2r Angeli, Jacobus: Tractatus de cometis. Incipit: ‘[M]vlti mirati fuerunt de apparitione comate stelle, que apparuit his diebus, et non sine causa . . .’ Thorndike IV 662-5 (partial edition of chapters 7 and 9). See Thorndike–Kibre 887; Thorndike IV 80-7.


Imprint: [Memmingen: Albrecht Kunne, c.1490]. 4°.

Remarks: Sack dates [c.1495].


Collation: a6 b4 c6.


ISTC: ia00709000

GW: GW 1891;

Hain: HC *1099 = 5541;

Goff: Goff A‑709;

BMC: BMC II 608;

Proctor: Pr 2807;

Others: BSB‑Ink E‑68; CIBN A‑378; Sack, Freiburg, 181; Sheppard 2020.

LCN: 14426956


Copy number: A-282(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century half calf for the Bodleian Library.

Size: 196 × 137 × 6 mm.

Size of leaf: 187 × 128 mm.

Early marginal notes and pointing hands; some underlining. On c6v: ‘Quis scit an adyciant hodierne crastina vite | Tempora dii superi | Puluis et vmbra sumus' (Hor., Carm. 4. 7. 17-18, 16).

Provenance: Purchased for £0. 10. 6; see Books Purchased (1859), 9.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q 7.67.

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