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Bod-Inc: C-455

Cordiale Quattuor Novissimorum


Analysis of Content

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

b1v ‘Exempla ex variis sacrarum litterarum passibus homini christiano admodum vtilia'. Incipit: ‘[P]ensandum quippe est cum iam peccatrix . . .’

c2r Cordiale quattuor novissimorum. [Part II.]

e1v ‘Exempla de secundo nouissimorum'. Incipit: ‘[L]egitur in libro de ortu carthusiensium . . .’

e5r Cordiale quattuor novissimorum. [Part III.]

g1r ‘Exempla'. Incipit: ‘Factum est autem post hec . . .’

g7v Cordiale quattuor novissimorum. [Part IV.]

i2v ‘Exempla'. Incipit: ‘[V]idi in Brabantia mulierem diuitem . . .’


Imprint: Deventer: Richard Pafraet, 16 Dec. 1494. 4°.


Collation: a–h8.4 i6.


ISTC: ic00899000

GW: GW 7512;

Hain: HC *5708;

Goff: Goff C‑899;


Proctor: Pr 9005;

Others: BSB‑Ink G‑117; Campbell 1308; HPT II 408; ILC625; Oates 3508; Sack, Freiburg, 1100; Sheppard 6946.

LCN: 14421652


Copy number: C-455(1)

Bound with:
1. Michael Lochmaier, Parochiale curatorum. Paris, 1511;
2. Gregorius I, Pont. Max., Pastorale, sive Regula pastoralis. Basel: [Michael Furter], 15 Feb. 1496 (G‑228(2)).

Binding: Contemporary German or Dutch blind-tooled pigskin (or calf?) over bevelled wooden boards, two clasps lost; rebacked with red leather and covered with red paper for Douce. On both covers fillets form four compartments. In the compartments are panel-stamps depicting saints, with lettering, worn and not identified.

Size: 210 × 147 × 41 mm.

Size of leaf: 198 × 136 mm.

Initials are supplied in black ink in a contemporary hand.

Provenance: On item 1 a deleted ownership inscription dated 1580. Francis Douce (1757-1834); armorial book-plate. Bequeathed in 1834.

SHELFMARK: Douce 95(3).

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