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Bod-Inc: C-462

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.


ISTC: ic00922000

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.

LCN: 14514298


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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