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Bod-Inc: B-190

Bernardus Claravallensis

Epistola de gubernatione rei familiaris.


Analysis of Content

a1r Bernardus Claravallensis [pseudo-; Bernardus Silvestris(?)]: Epistola de gubernatione rei familiaris. ‘Epistola . . . super re familiari gubernanda'. Addressed to Raymundus, miles. PL CLXXXII 647-51 (ep. 456). C. D. M. Cossar, The German Translations of the Pseudo-Bernhardine ‘Epistola de cura rei familiaris’, Göppinger Arbeiten zur Germanistik, 166 (Göppingen, 1975), 97-102. On authorship see Glorieux, Migne, 70 and Cossar p. ii; ascribed to Bernardus Silvestris in LThK II 248. See also Gerhard Eis, Mittelalterliche Fachliteratur (Stuttgart, 1962), 29.

a3v Gerson, Johannes: De modo vivendi omnium fidelium. Gerson, Oeuvres, VIII no. 399, 1-5.


Imprint: [Paris]: Philippe Pigouchet, [c.1498]. 4°.


Collation: a6.


ISTC: ib00381800

GW: GW 3980;

Proctor: Pr 8210;

Others: CIBN B‑281; Sack, Freiburg, 561; Sheppard 6315.

LCN: 14004312


Copy number: B-190(1)

Leaf a6v is without Pigouchet's device; see GW Anm.

Bound with A‑444; see there for details of binding and provenance.

Size of leaf: 182 × 126 mm.

Early marginal notes.

Principal initials are supplied in interlocked red and blue; other initials and paragraph marks are supplied alternately in red or blue.

SHELFMARK: Douce 57(5).

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