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Bod-Inc: C-085

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 . . .’

[a3r] Caracciolus, Robertus: Sermones de timore divinorum iudiciorum. Incipit: ‘  “[V]idi alterum angelum volantem . . .” [Apc 14,6-7]. Habentur hec verba Apoc[alipsis] .xiiii. c[apitulo]. Ad tantam insaniam . . .’ 19 sermons.

[l4v] Caracciolus, Robertus: Sermo de patientia. Incipit: ‘  “[P]er pacienciam curamus(i.e.curramus) ad propositum nobis certamen” [Hbr 12,1]. Doctoris gencium verba . . .’

[l8r] 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: [Basel: Berthold Ruppel, c.1480]. Folio.


Collation: [a–l8 m6].


ISTC: ic00186500

GW: GW 6114;

Hain: HC 4465;


Proctor: Pr 7455;

Others: Sack, Freiburg, 934; Sheppard 2304.

LCN: 13888135


Copy number: C-085(1)

Bound with:
1. Paulus Burgensis, Scrutinium scripturarum. Mainz: Peter Schoeffer, 7 Jan. 1478 (P‑048(1)).

Binding: Contemporary English(?) blind-tooled leather over wooden boards, two clasps lost; hinged from upper to the lower cover. Yellow-edged leaves. On both covers fillets form a frame; the inner rectangle is divided by fillets into lozenge-shaped and triangular compartments. At the points of intersection, a circular stamp (S intertwined about the stem of a cross; 12 mm diameter). The gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers.

Size: 295 × 210 × 70 mm.

Size of leaf: 284 × 203 mm.

Early marginal notes.

Initials are supplied in red; irregular early signatures in brown and red ink.

Provenance: Richard Grotemore (fl. 1476). Sir Richard Elyot (1450?-1522), judge; on the first leaf of item 1, sixteenth-century inscription: ‘Liber Ric[ard]i Elyot ex dono Ric[ardi] Grotemor'. Sir Thomas Elyot (1490?-1546); inscription on the first leaf of item 1. John Barcham (1572?-1642). Donated by Barcham in 1602; on the first leaf of item 1: ‘Liber vniversitatis Oxon[iensis] ex dono Johannis Barchami Collegii Corporis Christi Socii'; Benefactors' Register I 49, dated 1497 (date referring to item 1); see James, Catalogus (1605), 39; Jensen, ‘Benefactors' Register', no. 71 [misprinted as 61].

Former Bodleian shelfmarks: M 8. 3 Th.; J 7. 20 Th.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q 2.11(2).

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