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Bod-Inc: C-440

Cora, Ambrosius de

Oratio de conceptione Virginis.


Analysis of Content

[a1r] Cora, Ambrosius de: Oratio de conceptione Virginis. Dedicated to Guilelmus [de Estouteville], Bishop of Ostia. Incipit: ‘[Q]uoniam de alme uirginis conceptione . . .’ See Zumkeller no. 94; Perini II 196 no. 7.

[a9r] Cora, Ambrosius de: ‘Oratio ad eandem Dei genitricem Mariam'. Incipit: ‘[O] mater summe pietatis, regina celi . . .’

[a10r] [Note on indulgence granted by Sixtus IV, Pont. Max.] Incipit: ‘Quicunque autem suprascriptam orationem . . .’


Imprint: [Rome]: Johannes Philippus de Lignamine, 20 Feb. 1473. Folio.


Collation: [a10].

Types: Type: 1B.

Leaves: 10 leaves.

Line number: 31 lines.

Type area: Type area: 194 ×114 mm.


ISTC: ic00878000

GW: Not in GW;

Hain: HC 5687;

Goff: Goff C‑878;

Proctor: Pr 3388;

Others: CIBN M‑202; Sheppard 2712.

LCN: 14549507


Copy number: C-440(1)

Formerly part of a tract volume; see inscription on [a10v].

Binding: Nineteenth-century German pasteboards with yellow pastedowns covering Buntpapier.

Size: 295 × 218 × 4 mm.

Size of leaf: 290 × 208 mm.

Occasional early marginal notes.

Initials and paragraph marks are supplied in red; red capital strokes and underlining.

Provenance: Uttenweiler, Württemberg, perhaps Augustinian Hermits; on [a8v] an inscription: ‘Comparaui 1475 t[empore] Sixti pape 4ti in Vtenwiler'. Purchased for £0. 8. 6; see Books Purchased (1851), 17; 1851 was also the year of acquisition of B‑242 which was definitely from the Augustinian Hermits in Uttenweiler.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 6Q 3.49.

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