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Bod-Inc: D-035

David de Augusta

De exterioris et interioris hominis compositione libri II–III (De profectu religiosorum libri I–II).


Analysis of Content

[*2r] ‘Capitula'.

a1r [David de Augusta]: ‘Prologus'. Incipit: ‘[C]ollationes meas quas pro exhortatione . . .’

a1v [David de Augusta]: De profectu religiosorum, liber I. [De exterioris et interioris hominis compositione, liber II.] ‘De interioris hominis spirituali reformatione'. S. Bonaventura, Opera omnia (Rome, 1588-96), vol. 7, 595-612. David von Augsburg, ed. S. Lempp (Quaracchi, 1899), 63-378. On the authorship see Glorieux, Répertoire, 305 cv and Distelbrink no. 100. Formerly attributed to Bonaventura (as in Goff B‑885–B‑888). See BBFN 117 and GW.

d7v [David de Augusta; Bonaventura, pseudo-]: De profectu religiosorum, liber II. [De exterioris et interioris hominis compositione libri III.] Bonaventura, Opera omnia (Rome, 1588-96), VII 612-51; David von Augsburg, ed. S. Lempp (Quaracchi, 1899), 63-378.


Imprint: [Zwolle: Peter van Os, between 7 Sept. 1492 and 10 Nov. 1500]. 8°.


Collation: [*4] a–d12 e8 f–h12 i8 k12 l8 m6 n12.


ISTC: id00102440

GW: GW 8167;

Hain: C 1149;


Proctor: Pr 9149;

Others: Campbell (I) 1442a; HPT II 451; ILC 692; Proctor, Campbell, III p. 196;Sheppard 7014.

LCN: 14817232


Copy number: D-035(1)

Leaves e1, 2, 7, 8 are bound after e4.

Binding: Nineteenth-century blind- and gold-tooled calf; marbled pastedowns; bound by L. Pernot-Verstraeten.

Size: 138 × 103 × 23 mm.

Size of leaf: 132 × 95 mm.

A few early marginal notes.

Initials and paragraph marks are supplied in red; red capital strokes and underlining.

Provenance: Ghent, Capuchins; on [*2r] an inscription: ‘Cappucinorum Gandensium'. Stamp on [*1r]: ‘B[ibliotheca] G[andaviensis]' and the head of Minerva. Ghent, University Library; stamp ‘Bibl. de l'Université de Gand' on n12v. London, British Museum; shelfmarks and IA.48187; duplicate stamp on [*2v] and n12v. Transferred to the Bodleian in Oct. 1913; see ‘List of Duplicate Incunabula' (Library Records c. 1054), no. 32.

SHELFMARK: Inc. f. N10.1.

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