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Bod-Inc: B-196

Bernardus Claravallensis

Meditationes de interiori homine.


Analysis of Content

[a1r] Bernardus [Claravallensis pseudo-]: Meditationes [de interiori homine. Also known as De cognitione humanae conditionis.] ‘Liber de contemplatione'. See B‑195.


Imprint: [Paris: Au Soufflet Vert (Louis Symonel et Socii), c.1475]. 4°.


Collation: [a10 b c8].


ISTC: ib00402000

GW: GW 4024;

Hain: C 966;

Goff: Goff B‑402;


Proctor: Pr 7901;

Others: CIBN B‑293; Rhodes 323; Sheppard 6112.

LCN: 14004730


Copy number: B-196(1)

Binding: Eighteenth-century(?) blind-tooled calf (BM Duplicate List dates c.1830).

Size: 213 × 153 × 12 mm.

Size of leaf: 203 × 144 mm.

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

Provenance: Augustus Frederick, Duke of Sussex (1773-1843); book-plate with handwritten shelfmark ‘AA.c.11'; see Lee, Royal Bookplates, 40-1 no. 23; sale, pt I, part of lot 2271(?). London, British Museum; shelfmark ‘IA 39231'; duplicate stamp. Transferred to the Bodleian in Oct. 1913; see ‘List of Duplicate Incunabula' (Library Records c. 1054), no. 29.

Former Bodleian shelfmark: Inc. e. F1.1475.1

SHELFMARK: Inc. e. F1.8.

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