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Bod-Inc: E-011

Engelhusen, Theodericus

Collectarius, sive Expositio libri psalmorum.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Engelhusen, Theodericus: Collectarius, sive Expositio libri psalmorum.] Incipit: ‘[Q]uam sine fictione didici . . .’ See Christine Wulf, ‘Zum Psalmenkommentar des Dietrich Engelhus. Überlieferung, Datierung, Werkzusammenhang, Methode', in Dietrich Engelhus. Beiträge zu Leben und Werk, ed. Volker Honemann, Mitteldeutsche Forschungen, 104 (Cologne, 1991), 49-65, and Fidel Rädle, ‘Exegese und Zeitkritik. Zum Psalmenkommentar des Dietrich Engelhus', ibid. 67-94. See also VL II 556-61, at 559.


Imprint: [Magdeburg: Moritz Brandis, c.1495-1500]. 4°.

Remarks: Polain dates [after 1497].


Collation: a6 b-z [et] [con] A–M6 N4 O6.


ISTC: ie00042000

GW: GW 9308;

Hain: H *7784; C 4952;

Goff: Goff E‑42;

BMC: BMC II 599;

Proctor: Pr 3168;

Others: BSB‑Ink E‑67; Polain 1399; Sheppard 2001.

LCN: 14866648


Copy number: E-011(1)

Wanting the unsigned title-leaf added to gathering a in some copies; in this copy there is a contemporary manuscript one.

Binding: Contemporary German (Nuremberg, successor of the Minoriten-Binder, Kyriß workshop no. 121) quarter pigskin over wooden boards, one metal clasp; Buntpapier pastedowns. Manuscript title on fore-edge. On the upper cover stamps of fleurons surrounded by merrythoughts; on the lower cover a floral roll with a five-petalled flower, see Kyriß pl. 243, no. 2. Title across the spine.

Size: 225 × 155 × 59 mm.

Size of leaf: 210 × 150 mm.

Provenance: Hammelburg, Bavaria, Franciscan Recollects, Province of Thuringia, S. Elizabetha; on front pastedown printed book-label lettered ‘Sum Bibliothecae Fratrum Minorum Recollectorum Provincie Thuringiæ S. Elisabethæ Conventûs Hammelburgensis ad Ss. 14. Auxiliares Anno 1704'. John Noble Coleman (1791-1872); on front and back pastedown armorial book-plate (Howe, Book Plates, 6383). Sheppard notes that this item was purchased in 1966 from Sotheby's, lot 103A.

SHELFMARK: Inc. e. G29.2.

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