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Bod-Inc: A-481


Radicalis attestatio fidei orthodoxae.


Analysis of Content

[a2r] ‘Radicalis attestatio fidei orthodoxe fundata in rationis naturali lumine de informi philosophorum et poetarum fide contra Iudeos, gentiles et infideles ceteros.’ Incipit: ‘[C]um siquidem terre orientalis incole ridiculoso Machometi peruersoque dogmate seducti . . .’ Table of contents follows the prologue.


Imprint: [Nuremberg]: Friedrich Creussner, 1477. Folio.


Collation: [a–f10.8 g–i8 k10].


ISTC: ia01177000

GW: GW 2764;

Hain: HC *1908;

Goff: Goff A‑1177;

BMC: BMC II 448;

Proctor: Pr 2138;

Others: BSB‑Ink A‑815; CIBN A‑642; Hillard 204; Oates 1054; Sheppard 1569-70.

LCN: 14063639


Copy number: A-481(1)

Wanting the blank leaves [a1] and [k10].

Binding: Pasteboards; the gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers.

Size: 263 × 183 × 21 mm.

Size of leaf: 255 × 172 mm.

Two five- and six-line initials are supplied in interlocked red and blue with filigree infill and foliate extension into the inner margin in red and light green; other initials and paragraph marks are supplied in red or blue; red capital strokes and ruling.

Provenance: Justin, comte MacCarthy Reagh (1744-1811); sale (1815), lot 847. Purchased for £0. 5. 0; see Books Purchased (1817), 7.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q 4.19.

Copy number: A-481(2)

Wanting the blank leaves [a1] and [k10].

Formerly part of a composite volume; cropped title on the lower and fore-edges.

Binding: Twentieth-century black cloth, bound for the Bodleian Library.

Size: 307 × 214 × 18 mm.

Size of leaf: 294 × 202 mm.

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

Provenance: Ingram Bywater (1840-1914). Donated by Bywater in Sept. 1908; see donation list (Library Records c. 1194); Library stamp dated 1909.

SHELFMARK: Inc. d. G6.1477.1.

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