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Bod-Inc: C-485

Crescentiis, Petrus de

Ruralia commoda [German] Petrus de Crescentiis zu teutsch.


Analysis of Content

a2r Crescentiis, Petrus de: Ruralia commoda [German]. ‘Petrus de Crescentiis zu teutsch mit figuren.’ Incipit: ‘[D]orümb das der acker bawe . . .’ Book 10 is edited in Das Jagdbuch des Petrus de Crescentiis in deutschen Übersetzungen des 14. und 15. Jahrhunderts, ed. Kurt Lindner, Quellen und Studien zur Geschichte der Jagd, 4 (Berlin, 1957), 89-162; on this version (the ‘Jüngere Übersetzung') and this edition (J) see 23-9. See Sorbelli, ‘Bibliografia', 363; VL VII 499-501.

E1r ‘Register'.

E5v [Note by the editor.] Incipit: ‘[A]ls ich Petrus von Crescentiis nach vil arbeyt . . .’


Imprint: [Speier: Peter Drach, c.1495]. Folio.


Collation: a8 b6 c8 d e6 f g8 h6 i–z A B8 C–E6.

Illustrations: 317 woodcuts; woodcut initials.


ISTC: ic00972000

GW: GW 7832;

Hain: HC *5833;

Goff: Goff C‑972;

BMC: BMC II 500;

Proctor: Pr 2395;

Others: BSB‑Ink C‑699; Schramm XVI p.14; Schreiber V, 3789; Sheppard 1734.

LCN: 14422472


Copy number: C-485(1)

Wanting the blank leaf E6.

Binding: Nineteenth-century German mottled half calf with Buntpapier pastedowns.

Size: 283 × 210 × 42 mm.

Size of leaf: 272 × 186 mm.

Provenance: On front endleaf an inscription: ‘Catalogo inscriptus pag. 749'. Stamped monogram ‘F H C'. Purchased for £5. 0. 0; see Books Purchased (1845), 8.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 2Q inf. 2.44.

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