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Bod-Inc: C-076

Caracciolus, Robertus

Sermones quadragesimales de poenitentia, et al.


Analysis of Content

[a2r] ‘Tabula omnium sermonum contentorum in hoc volumine'.

[a3r] Caracciolus, Robertus: Sermones quadragesimales de poenitentia. Incipit: ‘  “[M]ulti sunt vocati, pauci vero electi” [Mt 20,16]. Habentur hec verba Mathei .xx. c[apitulo] et in euangelio hodierno. Propter nimiam caritatem suam . . .’ 73 sermons.

[D9r] Vindelinus de Spira: [Colophon.] Incipit: ‘Vendelinus ego gentis cognomine Spiere'; 4 hexameters.


Imprint: [Venice]: Vindelinus de Spira, [before Aug.] 1473. Folio and 4°.


Collation: [1a–g10 h12 i–l10 m8 n–p10 q8 r–z A–D10 2a b8 c6]


ISTC: ic00172000

GW: GW 6068;

Hain: HCR 4430; R 106;

Goff: Goff C‑172;

BMC: BMC V 163;

Proctor: Pr 4052;

Others: BSB‑Ink C‑133; Sheppard 3227.

LCN: 13891307


Copy number: C-076(1)

Wanting the blank leaves [a1] and [D10]. Without gatherings2 [a]–[c] (the supplement of 3 sermons).

Gatherings [a], [e], and the outer sheet of gathering [b] are 4° (not as BMC). Leaf [m1] is bound after [m8]. The final ‘j' of the date in the colophon has been erased.

Binding: Eighteenth-century Italian gold-tooled mottled calf.

Size: 275 × 205 × 55 mm.

Size of leaf: 265 × 188 mm.

Folio references in the ‘Tabula' added in a sixteenth-century hand. Early marginal notes, washed out, mainly excerpting key words.

On [a3r] a seven-line initial is supplied in red with pen-work decoration in brown ink; on the same page, an initial and paragraph marks are supplied in red.

Provenance: Alessandro Bizzoni; on [a2r] an inscription: ‘Ex libris fratris Alexandri Bizzonii Genuens[is] Augustiniani Theologi'. Purchased for £0. 17. 6; see Books Purchased (1849), 9.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 6Q 4.35.

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