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Decisiones Rotae Romanae.


Analysis of Content

[*1r] [Title-page.]

[*1v] ‘Rubrice'.

[*2r] ‘Tabula conclusionum seu decisionum'.

a1r Decisiones Rotae Romanae. Compiled by Aegidius Bellamera. Incipit: ‘[I]n nomine domini, incipiunt decisiones rote de consiliis . . . [C]onsuetudo optionis de qua loquitur . . .’ See Schulte II 274-5.


Imprint: Venice: Johannes and Gregorius de Gregoriis, de Forlivio, 1496. Folio.

Remarks: In two parts, dated: (I) 8 Sept. 1496; (II) 29 Aug. 1496.


Collation: [*84] a–k8 l4.

Remarks: The first two gatherings numbered but not signed.


ISTC: id00113500

GW: GW 8210;

Hain: H *6052 = H 2755;

Proctor: Pr 4553; Pr confuses this book with Decisiones novae et antiquae Rotae Romanae, 19 July 1496 (H *6053; BMC V 349, col. 2).

Others: BSB‑Ink D‑91; Sheppard 3907.

LCN: 14113529


Copy number: D-037(1)

Wanting gathering [†].

Binding: Eighteenth-century red morocco, with gold-tooled spine and marbled pastedowns. Both covers faded and damaged.

Size: 408 × 273 × 23 mm.

Size of leaf: 400 × 258 mm.

Initials, some with extensions into the margins, are supplied in red. Some capital strokes in red. Early manuscript signatures, mainly cropped.

Provenance: Mrs O'Brien; presented through H. J. Mathews; see letter from Mathews to Falconer Madan, dated 14 Feb. 1884, in his correspondence in Library Archives; pencil note (in the hand of Falconer Madan) on verso of front endleaf. Presented in 1884.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 4Q 2.3.

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