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Bod-Inc: C-448

Cordiale Quattuor Novissimorum


Analysis of Content

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

e8v ‘Tituli quattuor nouissimorum'.


Imprint: [Paris]: Pierre Levet, [c.1488]. 4°.


Collation: a–e8.


ISTC: ic00892600

GW: GW 7490;

Proctor: Pr 8073;

Others: Sheppard 6272.

LCN: 14427378


Copy number: C-448(1)

Bound with:
2. Henricus Suso, Horologium aeternae sapientiae. [Paris: Pasquier Bonhomme, between 1480 and 1489] (S‑368);
3. Johannes Nider, Manuale confessorum. [Louvain: Johannes de Westfalia, between 1477 and 1483] (N‑083).

Binding: Seventeenth-century calf, with manuscript shelfmark across the fore-edge.

Size: 200 × 142 × 42 mm.

Size of leaf: 190 × 135 mm.

A few early marginal notes.

In all three items, initials and paragraph marks are supplied in red; red capital strokes and underlining.

Provenance: (of item 3) John Smith (sixteenth century); inscription on f5r: ‘John Smith of Aldergitt(?) wrott the the same', and the name cancelled on f6r. John Selden (1584-1654); see MS. Broxb. 84. 10, p. 32: ‘Liber de 4 novissimis'. Bookseller's mark on a2r of item 1: ‘ḏ · ·’ Presented in 1659.

SHELFMARK: 4° N 3(1) Th. Seld.

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