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Bod-Inc: C-487

Cultrificis, Engelbertus

Defensorium privilegiorum fratrum mendicantium.


Analysis of Content

a2r Cultrificis, Engelbertus: Defensorium privilegiorum fratrum mendicantium. ‘Epistola declaratoria iurium et priuilegiorum fratrum ordinum mendicancium'. Dedicated to Andreas Comitis. Incipit: ‘[R]euerendo in Christo patri . . . Ad requestam(!) vestre paternitatis . . .’ See Kaeppeli I 367 no. 1033.


Imprint: Nijmegen: [Printer of Cultrificis, ‘De simonia vitanda' (Gerardus de Leempt?)], 1479. 4°.


Collation: a–i8 k6.


ISTC: ic00976300

GW: GW 7846;

Hain: HC 5849;

Goff: Goff C‑983;


Proctor: Pr 9119;

Others: Boekdrukkunst (1973), 108; Campbell 512; HPT II 441; ILC 652; Oates 3588; Sheppard 7018.

LCN: 14428386


Copy number: C-487(1)

Bound with:
2. Engelbertus Cultrificis, De simonia vitanda. Nijmegen: [Printer of Cultrificis, ‘De simonia vitanda' (GW 7851)], 23 Aug. 1479 (C‑490).

Binding: Eighteenth-century half russia.

Size: 217 × 147 × 16 mm.

Size of leaf: 210 × 133 mm.

Principal initials are supplied in blue with pen-flourishing in red. Decorative line-fillers in red and blue. Initials and paragraph marks are supplied in red; red capital strokes and underlining. Both items in the volume are decorated in the same style.

Provenance: John Maude (nineteenth century); on a1r of item 1 inscription: ‘Ex armario Jo. Maude'. Sir Mark Masterman Sykes (1771-1823); armorial stamp. J. T. Hand (fl. 1834-1837); signatures on the upper cover and endleaves; purchased at his sale (1837), lot 100, for £0. 7. 0; see Books Purchased (1837), 10.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q inf. 1.39(1).

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