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Bod-Inc: C-152

Cavalca, Domenico

Specchio di croce.


Analysis of Content

a2r Cavalca, Domenico: Specchio di croce. Similar to Domenico Cavalca, Specchio di croce, ed. Giuseppe Taverna (Brescia, 1822), 1-217, but with variations, including explicit: ‘ . . . per la uia della croce e della perfettione zioe fazando bene sustinere male. Tu autem domine miserere nostri. Deo gratias Amen'.

n10r [Colophon.]

n10v Albertus Magnus [pseudo-?]: ‘Queste sono le utilitade che seguitano a pensare la passione de Christo'. Incipit: ‘[C]olui che pensa la passione de Christo e la transcore come che . . .’


Imprint: Milan: Leonardus Pachel and Uldericus Scinzenzeler, 16 Oct. 1489. 4°.


Collation: a10 b–m8 n10 [o2].


ISTC: ic00348000

GW: GW 6421;

Hain: HR 4786;

Goff: Goff C‑348;

Proctor: Pr 5961;

Others: Sheppard 4960.

LCN: 14835446


Copy number: C-152(1)

Wanting the blank leaf a1.

Original initial on a2r cut away.

Binding: Eighteenth/nineteenth-century half calf over mottled brown paper boards.

Size: 225 × 167 × 24 mm.

Size of leaf: 218 × 157 mm.

On a2r a four-line initial ‘N' is supplied in gold on a blue ground, edged with gold, with foliate extensions into the margins in red and blue, edged in white or black, and with gold dots. Other initials and paragraph marks are supplied in red or blue.

Provenance: Fiecht, Tyrol, Benedictines, S. Josephus (formerly St Georgenberg), 1654, 1659; partly erased inscriptions on a2r, a3r, and [o1v]: ‘Monasterii [S. Georgii]'; ‘Bibliothecam monasterii [ ]'. Purchased for £0. 10. 6; see Books Purchased (1851), 14.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q 7.20.

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