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Bod-Inc: B-505

Brant, Sebastian

Das Narrenschiff (expanded text, entitled ‘Das neue Narrenschiff') [German].


Analysis of Content

a2r [Ps 106,23 and 26-7].

a2r Brant, Sebastian: Das Narrenschiff. ‘Ein forrede in das Narrenschiff'. Brant, Narrenschiff, ed. Zarncke, 1; Brant, Narrenschiff, ed. Lemmer, 2.

a2r [Ps 106,23, 26-7, and 4-5 [German].] Incipit: ‘Das sind dye sich wagen auf das mooer . . .’

a2r [Sap 14,3-5 [German].] Incipit: ‘Du hast geben in dem moere einen weg . . .’

a2v [Woodcut.] Incipit: ‘Der mag wol vom glückrad sagen'; 4 lines of verse.

a3r Brant, Sebastian: Das Narrenschiff. [Vorrede, second part.] Brant, Narrenschiff, ed. Zarncke, 2-4; Brant, Narrenschiff, ed. Lemmer, 2-6.

a4v Brant, Sebastian: Das Narrenschiff. [Expanded text.] ‘Vnnütze bucher'. Brant, Narrenschiff, ed. Zarncke, 4-114; Brant, Narrenschiff, ed. Lemmer, 6-208.

s4r [Colophon.] ‘End des varregonens(!) schiffs'. Incipit: ‘Hie endet sich das neü schiff auß Narrogonia . . .’

s4v ‘Register des neüen narrenschiffs'.


Imprint: Augsburg: Johann Schönsperger, 28 May 1498. 4°.


Collation: a8 b–h6 i k4 l6 m n4 o–s6.

Illustrations: 119 woodcuts; 4 woodcut borders.


ISTC: ib01085000

GW: GW 5052;

Hain: HC *3745;

Goff: Goff B‑1085;

BMC: BMC II 372;

Proctor: Pr 1795;

Others: BSB‑Ink B‑823; Schreiber V 3566; Sheppard 1304.

LCN: 13914040


Copy number: B-505(1)

Wanting the blank leaf s6.

Binding: Eighteenth-century German(?) blind and gold-tooled morocco; the central panel diced; marbled pastedowns.

Size: 194 × 144 × 22 mm.

Size of leaf: 190 × 134 mm.

Provenance: Purchased for £2. 19. 0; see Books Purchased (1860), 13.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 7Q 5.20.

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