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Bod-Inc: C-070

Caracciolus, Robertus

Sermones de laudibus sanctorum.


Analysis of Content

a1v ‘Tabula presentis operis'.

a6r Caracciolus, Robertus: Sermones de laudibus sanctorum. Incipit: ‘  “[N]on glorietur sapiens . . .” [Ier 9,23-4]. Dei viuentis verba sunt ista . . .’ 70 sermons.

C8v Caracciolus, Robertus: Sermo de sancto Bernhardino. Incipit: ‘  “[D]ilectus Deo et hominibus . . .” [Sir 45,1]. Sapientis verba sunt ista originaliter . . .’

D4v [Note on the author and the work.] Incipit: ‘[R]obertus de Licio ordinis beati Francisci . . .’


Imprint: Antwerp: Gerard Leeu, 1 Mar. 1490. 4°.


Collation: a–i K k–z [et] [con] A–C8 D4.

Illustrations: Woodcut initial.


ISTC: ic00149000

GW: GW 6058;

Hain: HC *4481;

Goff: Goff C‑149;

BMC: BMC IX 194;

Proctor: Pr 9393;

Others: Amelung, ‘Niederländische Inkunabeln', 18; Mees II 130; BSB‑Ink C‑119; Campbell 397; Hillard 573; HPT II 420; ILC 504; Inventaris, 191; Oates 3926-7; Sheppard 7231.

LCN: 13889028


Copy number: C-070(1)

Outer edge of a1r mutilated.

Binding: Nineteenth-century half calf; marbled pastedowns.

Size: 212 × 143 × 34 mm.

Size of leaf: 203 × 138 mm.

Table of contents in an early hand on a1r listing eight works formerly contained in the volume: ‘Item Sermones compositi super particulis an[im]e Salue regina folio | Item Tractatus sancti Thome de aquino de modo confitendi | et puritate conscientie folio | Item Idem de officio sacerdotis folio | Item Idem de officio misse fo[lio] | Item Idem de viciis et virtutibus numero | quaternario procedens fo[lio] | Item Rethorica diuina magistri guillermi | parisiensis | Item Epistola ad generalem priorem carmelitarum | Item Dyalogus Marie et peccatoris'. Early foliation in roman numerals.

Initials and paragraph marks are supplied in red or blue; red capital strokes and underlining.

Provenance: Diest, Brabant, Franciscans; early inscription on a1r. François-Joseph Vergauwen (1801-1881); see Catalogue, vol. 1 (1884), lot 401. Martinus Nijhoff, Catalogue 266 (1896), no. 717 for Fl. 22.50; see Library Bills, 17 Jan. 1896.

SHELFMARK: Inc. e. N14.1490.1.

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