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Bod-Inc: C-083

Caracciolus, Robertus

Sermones de timore divinorum iudiciorum, et al.


Analysis of Content

[a2r] Caracciolus, Robertus: [Letter to] Johannes de Aragonia, Cardinal of S. Hadrianus. Incipit: ‘Inter preclarissimas virtutes tuas . . .’

[a3v] Caracciolus, Robertus: Sermones de timore divinorum iudiciorum. Incipit: ‘  “[V]idi alterum angelum volantem . . .” [Apc 14,6-7]. Habentur hec verba Apocal[ipsis] .xiiii. Ad tantam insaniam . . .’ 19 sermons.

[o8v] Caracciolus, Robertus: Sermo de patientia. Incipit: ‘  “[P]er pacienciam curramus ad propositum nobis certamen” [Hbr 12,1]. Doctoris gencium verba . . .’

[p5r] [Colophon.]

[p5v] Caracciolus, Robertus: Sermo de morte. Incipit: ‘  “[M]orte morieris” [Gn 2,17] Gen[esis] .ii. Existimaui sepenumero nihil tam vtile . . .’ See Visani 3-312, at 30 no. 70.


Imprint: Cologne: [Petrus in Altis (Bergmann?), de Olpe], 1478. Folio.


Collation: [a–p8 q6].


ISTC: ic00185000

GW: GW 6111;

Hain: HC 4468;

Goff: Goff C‑185;

Proctor: Pr 1234;

Others: Oates 684; Sheppard 914; Voulliéme, Köln, 309.

LCN: 13888106


Copy number: C-083(1)

Bound with:
2. Johannes Herolt, Liber Discipuli de eruditione Christifidelium. [Cologne: Nicolaus Götz?, c.1475] (H‑057).

Wanting the blank leaf [a1].

Binding: Eighteenth/nineteenth-century half calf with gold-tooled spine.

Size: 275 × 200 × 35 mm.

Size of leaf: 266 × 189 mm.

In item 2: marginal annotations, extracting key words, ‘nota' marks; some corrections and additions to the text; biblical references; early foliation in roman numerals in the upper margins; on the last leaf of item 1 a list of references to the sermons in item 2, with folio numbers; all in an early German(?) hand. This indicates that the items were together from early times; matching damage to the last leaf of item 2 and the first leaf of item 1 indicates that the items were previously bound in the reverse order.

Provenance: Francis Douce (1757-1834); armorial book-plate. Bequeathed in 1834.

SHELFMARK: Douce 176(1).

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