Rationale divinorum officiorum.
Analysis of Content
[a1v] [Table of contents.] Incipit: ‘Iste liber diuiditur in octo libros. Primus liber habet nouem rubricas . . .’
[a4r] Guilhelmus Minatensis; [Duranti, Guilelmus]: Rationale divinorum officiorum. See D‑181.
Imprint: [Strasbourg: Georg Husner, not after 1479]. Folio.
Remarks: Polain dates [before 1481].
Collation: [a10 b–f8 g10 h8 i–N188.8.131.52 O P8 Q–X10.8 Y Z8 aa10.]
GW: GW 9118;
Hain: HC *6465;
Goff: Goff D‑421;
BMC: BMC I 85;
Proctor: Pr 361 = 362;
Others: BSB‑Ink D‑338; Polain 1369; Sheppard 296.
Copy number: D-182(1)
The last line on [aa10r] reads ‘ . . . dininorum', see GW Anm.
Binding: Nineteenth-century blind-tooled calf; marbled pastedowns; the gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers.
Size: 308 × 225 × 60 mm.
Size of leaf: 288 × 200 mm.
Early marginal notes in various hands, occasionally in German.
On [a4r] an eight-line initial is supplied in red with pen-flourishing in red, green, and black; some principal initials are supplied in similar style; initials and paragraph marks are supplied in red; red capital strokes and underlining.
Provenance: Attel, Bavaria, Benedictines, S. Michael; on [a1r] an inscription: ‘Monasterii Attl'. Acquired between 1847 and c.1892, possibly in 1850; not in Catalogus (1843) with Appendix.
SHELFMARK: Auct. 5Q 4.11.
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