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Bod-Inc: C-078

Caracciolus, Robertus

Sermones quadragesimales de poenitentia.


Analysis of Content

[a2r] ‘Registrum'. [Alphabetical index.]

[b5r] ‘Tituli sermonum secundum ordinem alphabeti'.

[b6v] [Note on the arrangement of the edition and the index.] Incipit: ‘Explicit registrum in sermones . . .’

[b7r] ‘Tabula omnium sermonum contentorum hoc in volumine'.

[c1r] Caracciolus, Robertus: Sermones quadragesimales de poenitentia. Incipit: ‘  “[M]ulti sunt vocati, pauci vero electi” [Mt 20,16]. Habentur hec verba Math[ei] .xx. c[apitulo] et in euangelio hodierno. Propter nimiam caritatem suam . . .’ 73 sermons.


Imprint: [Basel: Berthold Ruppel and Michael Wenssler, not after 1479]. Folio.


Collation: [a b8 c d10 e8 f–h10 i–s8 t u10 x y8 z A12 B C10 D8 E10 F12 G H10].


ISTC: ic00179000

GW: GW 6073;

Hain: H 4420;

Goff: Goff C‑179;

BMC: BMC III 716, 727;

Proctor: Pr 7454;

Others: Rhodes 507; Sack, Freiburg, 926; Sheppard 2302.

LCN: 13891331


Copy number: C-078(1)

Binding: Contemporary German blind-tooled calf over wooden boards, repaired and rebacked. Manuscript title along fore-edge. On both covers fillets form a double frame. Within the outer frame, crocketed cresting made up by an arch stamp and a small fleur-de-lis; in the inner rectangle, merrythoughts made up by individual headed-outline tools and filled with fleurons.

Size: 295 × 210 × 70 mm.

Size of leaf: 286 × 196 mm.

Occasional early marginal notes and running headlines.

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

Provenance: Regensburg, Bavaria, Jesuits; on [a2r] an inscription: ‘Collegii Societatis Jesu Ratisponae 1620'. J. T. Hand (fl. 1834-1837), 1835; signature on [a2r]; sale (1837), lot 179. Purchased for £0. 3. 6; see Books Purchased (1837), 8.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q inf. 1.47.

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