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Bod-Inc: B-213

Bernardus, Johannes

Vocabulista ecclesiastico [Italian and Latin].


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a1r [Verse.] Incipit: ‘Signeficata(!) volens scripturae noscere sacrae | Haec legat, explanat saxea uerba pie'; 2 elegiac distichs. See Walther, Initia, 18198.

a2r [Forte], Johannes Bernardus: [Introduction.] Incipit: ‘[P]lerosque diuino cultui dedicatos esse cognoscimus . . .’

a3r [Forte], Johannes Bernardus: Vocabulista ecclesiastico [Italian]. Incipit: ‘Ah ah ah. El propheta quasi piangendo diceua, ah ah ah signore dio . . .’


Imprint: Florence: Lorenzo Morgiani, 17 Nov. 1496. 8°.


Collation: a–r8 s4.


ISTC: ib00359000

GW: GW 4091;

Hain: CR 1000;

Goff: Goff B‑359;

BMC: BMC VI 685;

Proctor: Pr 6365;

Others: Oates 2427; Sheppard 5251.

LCN: 14830826


Copy number: B-213(1)

Wanting a1, the title-page, which has been replaced by a type-facsimile.

Binding: Half parchment.

Size: 144 × 102 × 30 mm.

Size of leaf: 135 × 95 mm.

Early marginal note in red on p4v.

On a2r a six-line initial ‘P', on c2v a three-line initial ‘C', and on s4r initials ‘X', ‘Y', and ‘Z', are all supplied in red.

Provenance: Dominus Fabianus de Clusereto (fl. 1503); inscription, in red, on s4v: ‘Libellus iste est mei dompni Fabiani de Clusereto, quem emi Florentiae decem soldorum die 28 Jan. 1503'. Giacomo, Count Manzoni (1816-1889) Catalogue, part II (1893), no. 3678. Purchased in 1893; purchase not identified in Library Bills.

SHELFMARK: Inc. f. I9.1496.1.

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