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Bod-Inc: A-294

Angelus de Clavasio

Summa angelica de casibus conscientiae.


Analysis of Content

[*3r] ‘Prologus.’ Incipit: ‘Angelici spiritus et si diuine contemplationi semper intendant . . .’

[*3r] ‘Tabula declaratoria ordinis et contentorum.’ Incipit: ‘Et quia hec Angelica summa principaliter edita est pro simplicibus confessoribus non habentibus peritiam vniuersalem iuris, ideo hanc tabulam ei prepono que tria demonstrabit . . .’

[*6r] ‘Tabula . . . doctorum sacre theologie et vtriusque iuris . . .’ Incipit: ‘Secundo, presens tabula nomina doctorum sacre theologie et vtriusque iuris indicabit . . .’

[*7r] List of types of references and abbreviations. Incipit: ‘Tertio, hec tabula pro simplicibus declarat modum allegandi tam theologos quam iura canonica et ciuilia ac aliquas abbreuiationes . . .’

a1r Angelus de Clavasio: Summa angelica de casibus conscientie. Incipit: ‘[A]bbas debet esse presbyter . . .’ See A‑285.

C10r [Jacobinus Suigus: Verses addressed to the reader.] Incipit: ‘Humano Angelicas quicumque audire loquelas | Ore cupis presens perlege lector opus'; 6 elegiac distichs.

2a1r ‘Rubice(!) iuris ciuilis et canonici.’


Imprint: Venice: Paganinus de Paganinis, 7 June 1499. 8°.


Collation: [*8] a–z [et] [con] [rum] A B16 C 2a10.


ISTC: ia00729000

GW: GW 1945;

Hain: HC *5401;

Goff: Goff A‑729;

BMC: BMC V 460;

Proctor: Pr 5177;

Others: BSB‑Ink A‑537; Sack, Freiburg, 194; Sander 403; Sheppard 4273.

LCN: 14420994


Copy number: A-294(1)

Wanting [*1-2]. Gathering2 a bound after gathering [*]. The inner sheets of g and l are misbound: g1-4, 7-8, 5-6, 11-12, 9-10, 13-16 and l1-4, 7-8, 5-6, 11-12, 9-10, 13-16. Leaf [et]6 signed [et]9, C2 signed C3.

Binding: Contemporary Netherlandish calf over wooden boards. Panel stamp of the Annunciation with surrounding legend: ‘Ave gracia plena. dominus tecum. ecce ancilla domini. Wilhelmus Voghels'; see Oldham, Shrewsbury School Bindings, 69. Marks of five bosses on each cover. The gold stamp of the Bodleian Library inside both covers.

Size: 163 × 112 × 62 mm.

Size of leaf: 157 × 100 mm.

Occasional marginal notes.

Three three-line initials and initial strokes are supplied in red on q15v and q16r only.

Provenance: Robert Lasege(?) (seventeenth/eighteenth century). Purchased from William Lowndes for £0. 5. 0: see Library Bills (1815), 77; Books Purchased (1815), 1.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q 6.5.

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