Corona Beatae Mariae Viriginis
Analysis of Content
a1v ‘Tabula . . . secundum ordinem alphabeti'.
a3r [Agricola, Daniel]: Corona Beatae Mariae Viriginis. Incipit: ‘ “[S]ignum magnum apparuit in celo . . .” Apoc[alipsis] xii [Apc 12,1]. Cum igitur ego frater N. . . .’ On the authorship see Lexikon der Marienkunde (Regensburg, 1967), I 1251, which ascribes to Daniel Agricola.
l10r [Suggestions for sermons.] Incipit: ‘Notandum quod plures sermones possunt formari . . .’
Imprint: [Strasbourg: Printer of the 1483 ‘Vitas Patrum', c.1485]. Folio.
Remarks: Printed in the types often attributed to the [Printer of Paludanus] (GfT 2154).
Collation: a–k8 l10.
GW: GW 7572;
Hain: H *5747 = H 5745;
Goff: Goff C‑922;
BMC: BMC I 100;
Proctor: Pr 426;
Others: BSB‑Ink C‑538; Oates 176; Sack, Freiburg, 1102; Sheppard 350.
Copy number: C-462(1)
Binding: Sixteenth-century blind-tooled half pigskin over wooden boards covered with nineteenth-century blind-tooled calf; vertical impression of a floral roll on the pigskin.
Size: 287 × 210 × 45 mm.
Size of leaf: 271 × 202 mm.
Principal initials are supplied in interlocked red and blue with pen-work in red and green. Other initials and paragraph marks are supplied in red or blue; red capital strokes and underlining.
Provenance: On the front endleaf an inscription: ‘G. Sumner, Woodmansey, 1852'; possibly George Henry Sumner (1824-1909). Acquired between 1847 and c.1892; not in Catalogus (1843) with Appendix.
SHELFMARK: Auct. 4Q 4.10.
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