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Bod-Inc: D-117


Doctrinal de sapience.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a2r [Introductory note.] Incipit: ‘[C]e present liure en francoys est de tresgrant proffit . . .’ Guy de Roye, Archbishop of Sens, according to this note, ‘l'a fayt transcrire', with the intention that a copy should be held by each parish.

a2r [Table of contents.]

a3r Doctrinal de sapience. Incipit: ‘[C]e qui est en ce petit liure doiuent enseigner . . .’


Imprint: Lyons: Claude Dayne, 17 Mar. 1497. Folio.


Collation: a–h6.

Illustrations: One woodcut depicting the crucifixion on a1v; woodcut initials.


ISTC: id00301830

GW: GW 8621;

Hain: C 5178;

Proctor: Pr 8667;

Others: Sheppard 6721.

LCN: 14029922


Copy number: D-117(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century olive morocco; the spine gold-tooled.

Size: 257 × 194 × 12 mm.

Size of leaf: 249 × 188 mm.

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

SHELFMARK: Douce 149.

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