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Bod-Inc: C-087

Carcano, Michael de

Sermonarium de peccatis per adventum et per duas quadragesimas.


Analysis of Content

Part I.

[a2r] ‘Tabula sermonum'.

[a3r] 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 philosophos approbata . . .” [H]ora etiam nos de somno surgere” [Rm 13,11]. Scribuntur hoc verba ad Romanos 13, et in epistola occurrentis dominice . . .’ See C‑086.

Part II.

[A1v] ‘Tabula sermonum'.

[A2r] Carcano, Michael de: ‘Aliud quadragesimale . . . de aliis quatuor viciis capitalibus'. Incipit: ‘[A]udiui vocem magnam de templo dicentem septem angelis . . .’


Imprint: Basel: Michael Wenssler, 29 May 1479. Folio.


Collation: Part I: [a10 b8 c d10 e f8 g6 h–k10 l m6 n–q10 r–u8]; part II: [A–D10.8 E F10 G8 H–L8.10].


ISTC: ic00195000

GW: GW 6130;

Hain: HC *4509 = H 4510?;

Goff: Goff C‑195;


Proctor: Pr 7490;

Others: Sack, Freiburg, 936; Sheppard 2339.

LCN: 13888081


Copy number: C-087(1)

Wanting the blank leaves [a1] and [L10].

Binding: Sixteenth-century blind-tooled quarter calf over wooden boards; two clasps lost. Fillets form a frame, within which is a repeated foliate roll. Remains of index tabs.

Size: 405 × 295 × 78 mm.

Size of leaf: 390 × 276 mm.

Early marginal notes. Gatherings numbered in an early hand.

Initials and paragraph marks are supplied in red. Capital strokes in red. Early manuscript foliation in black ink.

Provenance: Benediktbeuren, Bavaria, Benedictines, SS. Benedictus et Jacobus; inscription on [a3r]: ‘Monasterii Benedictoburani'. Duplicate from the Royal Library, Munich; ‘Duplum' in black ink on front endleaf and shelfmark ‘Inc. Typ. Nro 699'; ‘2004' in pencil on verso of back endleaf. Acquired between 1847 and c.1892, possibly in 1850; not in Catalogus (1843) with Appendix.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 5Q 2.17.

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