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Bod-Inc: B-455


Speculum Beatae Mariae Virginis.


Analysis of Content

[a2r] Bonaventura [pseudo-; Holznicker de Saxonia, Conradus]: Speculum BVM. See B‑418.


Imprint: [Augsburg]: Anton Sorg, 20 Sept. 1477. Folio.


Collation: [a–d10 e11].

Illustrations: Woodcut initials.


ISTC: ib00960000

GW: GW 4818;

Hain: H *3567;

Goff: Goff B‑960;

BMC: BMC II 345;

Proctor: Pr 1651;

Others: BSB‑Ink C‑523; Oates 912; Rhodes 420; Sheppard 1239.

LCN: 14424375


Copy number: B-455(1)

Wanting the blank leaf [a1].

Binding: Eighteenth/nineteenth-century paper boards.

Size: 278 × 205 × 13 mm.

Size of leaf: 268 × 189 mm.

Woodcut initials coloured in red. Paragraph marks are supplied in red; red capital strokes and underlining.

Provenance: Blaubeuren, Baden-Württemberg, Benedictines, S. Johannes Baptista; on [a2r] inscription: ‘Monasterij Blaupurensis 1632'. John Wilks (1765?–1854); anonymous sale (12 Mar. 1847), lot 653. Purchased for £1. 5. 0; see Books Purchased (1847), 5.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 6Q 4.13.

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