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Bod-Inc: B-081

Bartholomaeus de Chaimis

Confessionale, et al.


Analysis of Content

[*1v] ‘Registrum'.

[a2r] Bartholomaeus de Chaimis: [Introduction to] Confessionale. ‘Interrogatorium'. Incipit: ‘[C]um ars arcium sit regimen animarum, Extra. De etate et qualitate “Cum sit” . . .’ See B‑075.

[a2v] Bartholomaeus de Chaimis: Confessionale. ‘Interrogatorium'. Incipit: ‘[C]irca primum notandum quod non sacerdos etsi possit audire peccata confitentis in articulo mortis . . .’

[o7v] Anselmus [Cantuariensis pseudo-]: Interrogationes faciendae infirmo morienti. Incipit: ‘[P]rimo interrogari debet, si credit omnia que sunt fidei Christiane, et respondeat . . .’

[o8r] [Concluding verse.] Incipit: ‘Si quem peniteat scelerum culpamque fateri | Aures clauigeri presulis ante velit'; 11 elegiac distichs. See B‑075.

[o8r] [Colophon.]

[p1r] Hermannus de Schildesche: Speculum sacerdotum. ‘Prologus'. Incipit: ‘[D]eo amabilibus et sibi in Christo reuerendissimus omnibus sacerdotibus . . .’ See VL III 1107-12, at 1111; Adolar Zumkeller, Schrifttum und Lehre des Hermann von Schildesche, OESA, Cassiciacum, 15 (Würzburg, 1957), 40-58.

[p1v] ‘Rubrica'.

[p1v] Hermannus de Schildesche: Speculum sacerdotum. Incipit: ‘[C]auenda circa materiam baptismi sunt ista, Ne sit aqua nimis lutosa . . .’


Imprint: [Nuremberg: Conrad Zeninger], 13 June 1482. 4°.


Collation: [*4 a–p8].

Remarks: Collation as BMC. GW collates [a4 b–q8].


ISTC: ib00160000

GW: GW 6547;

Hain: H *2486;

Goff: Goff B‑160;

BMC: BMC II 460;

Proctor: Pr 2231;

Others: BSB‑Ink C‑250; Oates 1078; Sheppard 1617-18.

LCN: 14838406, 14838474


Copy number: B-081(1)

This volume previously contained Jacobus de Clusa, Tractatus de animabus exutis a corporibus, Augustinus, De xii abusivis saeculi, magister [ ], Sermones de quinque sensibus, de variis temptationibus et impugnationibus diaboli; see contents list in a contemporary hand on [*1v].

Binding: Sixteenth-century German blind-tooled pigskin over wooden boards, with remains of clasps. On both covers fillets form a frame, in which is a cresting roll. In the inner rectangle, on both covers, a fleuron at each corner and, in the centre, on the upper cover an oval-shaped crucifixion stamp; on the lower cover a Virgin-and-Child stamp (late sixteenth-century Jesuit stamps).

Size: 203 × 155 × 40 mm.

Size of leaf: 192 × 139 mm.

Occasional marginal notes.

A four-line initial ‘C' is supplied in blue on [a2r]. Other initials, some with extensions into the margins, and paragraph marks are supplied in red. Capital strokes and underlining in red.

Provenance: A Jesuit college; binding stamps (see above). Duplicate from the Royal Library, Munich; ‘Duplum' on endleaf; ‘448' in pencil inside the lower cover. Acquired between 1847 and c.1892, possibly in 1850; not in Catalogus (1843) with Appendix.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 5Q 6.24.

Copy number: B-081(2)

Gathering [p] only, wanting gatherings [* a–o].

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

Size: 217 × 153 × 7 mm.

Size of leaf: 198 × 140 mm.

Manuscript foliation in black ink, 113-20.

Initials, some with extensions into the margins, and paragraph marks are supplied in red. Capital strokes in red.

Provenance and date of acquisition unknown; the binding and the shelfmark suggest c.1885.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 4Q 6.36.

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