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Bod-Inc: A-479


In psalmorum effectus et proprietates divina sequestratio [Latin].


Analysis of Content

a1r Locher Philomusus, Jacobus: ‘Tetrastichon ad lectorem.’ Incipit: ‘Cantica Cygneis plectris modulata prophete | Psalmorumque choros succinit ille liber'; 2 elegiac distichs.

a1v Locher Philomusus, Jacobus: [Letter addressed to] Conradus [Rauh], Abbot of Wiblingen. Incipit: ‘Cum nuper animum applicuissem ab anilium fabularum dulcissima lepiditate ad seuerioris doctrine gustulum . . .’ Dated Ingolstadt 20 Nov. 1500.

a2v Athanasius: In psalmorum effectus et proprietates divina sequestratio. Dedicated to Marcellinus. Translated by Angelus Politianus. Incipit: ‘[O]mnis quidem scriptura diuina magistra est et virtutis et vere fidei . . .’ Title on a1v. See L. Cesarini, ‘La versione del Poliziano di un opuscolo di s. Atanasio', Rinascimento, 2nd ser., 8 (1968), 311-21.

b2r [Locher Philomusus, Jacobus]: ‘Epilogus ad clericos.’ Incipit: ‘Heus clerice huc adsis, te paucis volo, per deum immortalem te attestor . . .’

b2v [Locher Philomusus, Jacobus]: ‘Ad deum oratio.’ Incipit: ‘O pater omnipotens rutilantis conditor arcis | Da mihi fructiferas spes in amore tuo'; 9 elegiac distichs.

b3r [Locher Philomusus, Jacobus]: ‘Psalmus ad Deum ut ab aduersariis tutetur.’ Incipit: ‘Domine Deus meus, redemptio Hierusalem, exaudi votum supplicationis mee . . .’

b3v Retingerius, Paulus: Incipit: ‘Ad fontem propera psalmorum rore madentem | Mellifluo cursim religiosa cohors'; 2 elegiac distichs.


Imprint: [Augsburg: Johann Froschauer, after 20 Nov. 1500]. 4°.


Collation: a6 b4.


ISTC: ia01174000

GW: GW 2761;

Hain: H *1903;

Goff: Goff A‑1174;

BMC: BMC II 399;

Proctor: Pr 1839;

Others: BSB‑Ink A‑807; Oates 952; Sack, Freiburg, 323; Sheppard 1377.

LCN: 13981038


Copy number: A-479(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century half blue morocco, bound for the Bodleian Library.

Size: 209 × 149 × 7 mm.

Size of leaf: 200 × 137 mm.

Provenance: Duplicate from the Royal Library, Munich; no. 1380. Purchased for 4 Marks, from Caspar Haugg, Catalogue 78 (1885), no. 20; see Library Bills (1885), no. 181.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 4Q 5.80.

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