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Bod-Inc: D-048

Dialogus Creaturarum Moralisatus


Analysis of Content

a2r ‘Tabula capitulorum'.

a3r [Nicolaus Pergamenus?; Mayno de Mayneriis/Magninus Mediolanensis?: Dialogus creaturarum moralisatus.] ‘Destructorium vitiorum'. See D‑044.


Imprint: [Geneva]: Jean Belot, 1500. Folio.


Collation: a–k6 l4 m6.

Types: Types: 113 G; 91 G.

Leaves: 70 leaves, the last blank.

Line number: 41 lines.

Type area: Type area: 190 ×125 mm.

Illustrations: 122 woodcuts; woodcut initials. On m5r the printed device of Jean Belot; see Polain, Marques, 17.


ISTC: id00159500

GW: GW I col 433;

Hain: H 6131 = HC 654;

Goff: Goff N‑157;

Proctor: Pr 7818;

Others: Hillard 721; Schreiber V 3813; Sheppard 6780-1.

LCN: 14818724


Copy number: D-048(1)

Wanting the blank leaf m6.

Binding: Nineteenth-century blind-tooled blue morocco imitating a fifteenth-century style; marbled pastedowns.

Size: 240 × 178 × 12 mm.

Size of leaf: 233 × 168 mm.

A few early marginal notes.

Some woodcuts are partly coloured in red, yellow, and green.

Provenance: Francis Douce (1757-1834); armorial book-plate. Bequeathed in 1834.

SHELFMARK: Douce 141.

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