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Bod-Inc: B-168

Bernardinus Senensis

De vita christiana.


Analysis of Content

[a2r] Bernardinus [Senensis]: [Prologue.] Bernardinus, Opera omnia, VI 3-4.

[a2r] Bernardinus [Senensis]: De vita christiana. Bernardinus, Opera omnia, VI 53*, 5-61. See Bernardinus, Operette volgari, ed. Pacetti, 28-31.


Imprint: [Utrecht: Wilhelmus Hees, 1475]. 4°.


Collation: [a–f8 g6].


ISTC: ib00354600

GW: GW 3894;

Hain: HC 2838a = H 2890;

Proctor: Pr 8852;

Others: Campbell 262; HPT II 452; ILC 375; Bernardinus, Operette volgari, ed. Pacetti, 29; Sheppard 6865.

LCN: 14002528


Copy number: B-168(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century half calf over marbled paper boards, probably bound for Kloß; the gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers.

Size: 201 × 145 × 15 mm.

Size of leaf: 195 × 140 mm.

Some interlinear corrections in black ink in a small, contemporary hand.

A five-line initial ‘S' on [a2r] is supplied in red, with extensions into the margin and floral decoration, with pen-work decoration in black ink, and a four-line initial ‘S', with extensions into the margin, is supplied in red on [c1r]. Paragraph marks are supplied in red. Capital strokes and underlining in red.

Provenance: Georg Franz Burkhard Kloß (1787-1854). Purchased for £5. 0. 0; see Books Purchased (1826), 3, where the author is called ‘Bernardus', the printer is given as ‘[N. Ketelaer]', and the date ‘[1473].’

SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q inf. 1.4.

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