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Bod-Inc: C-086

Carcano, Michael de

Sermonarium de peccatis per adventum et per duas quadragesimas.


Analysis of Content

Part I.

[*1v] ‘Tabula sermonum'.

a1r Carcano, Michael de: ‘Opus . . . per aduentum et quadragesimam de peccato in genere et de tribus peccatis principalibus.’ [Also known as Sermonarium de peccatis per adventum et per duas quadragesimas.] Incipit: ‘[S]ententia est vera et per prophetos approbata . . .” [H]ora etiam nos de somno surgere” [Rm 13,11]. Scribuntur hoc verba ad Romanos 13, et in epistola occurrentis dominice . . .’ See P. M. Sevesi, ‘Il beato Michele Carcano da Milano OFM', Archivum Franciscanum Historicum, 4 (1911), 456-81, at 474-5 no. 2; Schneyer, ‘Winke', 239 no. 40.

Part II.

[†2r] ‘Tabula sermonum'.

A1r Carcano, Michael de: ‘Aliud quadragesimale . . . de aliis quatuor vitiis capitalibus'.’ Incipit: ‘[A]udiui vocem magnam de templo septem angelis . . .’


Imprint: Venice: Franciscus Renner, de Heilbronn, and Nicolaus de Frankfordia, 1476. Folio and 4°.


Collation: Part I: [*2] a–y 1-410 5-78; part II: [†2] A10 B–P8 Q R10 S8 T10.


ISTC: ic00194000

GW: GW 6129;

Hain: HC *4508; C 1455;

Goff: Goff C‑194;

BMC: BMC V 193;

Proctor: Pr 4166;

Others: BSB‑Ink C‑147; Oates 1663; Sheppard 3343.

LCN: 13888097


Copy number: C-086(1)

Wanting the blank leaf T10.

The blank leaf [†1] is bound after gathering A.

Binding: Sixteenth-century German blind-tooled pigskin over wooden boards, two clasps, one wanting. On both covers fillets form concentric frames within each of which is a foliate roll. The inner rectangle on each cover is decorated with a central floral ornament, with small fleurons at each corner. Remains of leather index tabs.

Size: 230 × 168 × 94 mm.

Size of leaf: 218 × 153 mm.

Occasional marginal notes, ‘nota' marks, and underlining in black ink in the text.

Epigraphic initials are supplied in red or blue. Paragraph marks are supplied in red. Capital strokes and underlining in red. Pagination in early black ink in upper margin, now largely cropped.

Provenance: Regensburg, Bavaria, Benedictines, S. Emmeramus; inscription on a1r: ‘Monasterii S. Emmerami Ratisbonæ'. Francis Douce (1757-1834); armorial book-plate. Bequeathed in 1834.

SHELFMARK: Douce 135.

Copy number: C-086(2)

Not in Sheppard.

Bound with A‑168(5); see there for details of binding and provenance.

Leaf n8 only.

Size of fragment: 233 × 170 mm.

SHELFMARK: Gibson 403(9).

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