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Bod-Inc: C-447

Cordiale Quattuor Novissimorum


Analysis of Content

a2r Cordiale quattuor novissimorum. Incipit: ‘  “[M]emorare nouissima tua . . .” [Sir 7,40]. Sicut dicit beatus Aug[ustinus] . . .’ See C‑445.


Imprint: Antwerp: Mathias van der Goes, 1483. 4°.


Collation: a–i8.


ISTC: ic00890000

GW: GW 7481;

Hain: HC 5702;

Goff: Goff C‑890;

BMC: BMC IX 178;

Proctor: Pr 9347;

Others: Campbell 1298; HPT II 388; ILC 618; Oates 3876; Sheppard 7195.

LCN: 14427281


Copy number: C-447(1)

Binding: Eighteenth-century marbled pasteboards; the gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers.

Size: 220 × 148 × 16 mm.

Size of leaf: 210 × 139 mm.

On a1r a deleted table of contents in an early hand: ‘Contenta in hoc volumine. Cordiale de quatuor nouissimis. Johannis Gerson cancellarij parisiensis de imitacione cristi et de contemptu vanitatum mund[i?]. De preceptis decalogi, de confessione et de arte moriendi [Opus tripartitum]. Tractatus cancellarij parisiensis de modo viuendi omnium fidelium'. Early marginal notes commenting on the text; contents notes at the heads of pages.

Provenance: Acquired by 1835; see Catalogus (1843), I 608.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q 5.24.

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