Epistola de Miseria Curatorum
Analysis of Content
[a2r] ‘Epistola de miseria curatorum seu plebanorum'. Incipit: ‘[S]ecurum est semper scriptura teste . . .’
Imprint: [Passau: Johann Petri, c.1490]. 4°.
GW: GW 9357;
Hain: H *6605 = 6610;
Goff: Goff E‑59;
BMC: BMC II 617;
Proctor: Pr 2836;
Others: BSB‑Ink E‑76; Sheppard 2059-60.
Copy number: E-018(1)
1. Johannes de Fabrica, De indulgentiis pro animabus in purgatorio. [Passau: Johann Petri, 1485-93] (J‑152);
3. Henricus de Hassia, Secreta sacerdotum. [Passau: Johann Petri, c.1491] (H‑024);
4. Thomas Aquinas, De periculis contingentibus circa sacramentum eucharistiae. [Passau: Johann Petri, c.1491] (T‑234);
5. Jacobus de Clusa, De animabus exutis a corporibus. Passau: [Benedictus Mayr and Conrad Stahel], 11 Sept. 1482 (J‑006).
Binding: Nineteenth-century pasteboards; sprinkled blue-edged leaves; traces of blue paper wrappers on most items, suggesting that they were previously not bound together.
Size: 203 × 150 × 15 mm.
Size of leaf: 197 × 140 mm.
Four-line initials and paragraph marks are supplied in red; red capital strokes and underlining.
Provenance: Georg Franz Burkhard Kloß (1787-1854), Frankfurt am Main; book-label; not found in his sale (1835), and not found in Books Purchased (1835), but the shelfmark indicates a date of acquisition c.1835; item 1 is listed in Catalogus (1843), Appendix, 313, indicating a date of acquisition between 1835 and 1847.
SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q 5.41(2).
Copy number: E-018(2)
Binding: Nineteenth-century half blue morocco, for the Bodleian Library, c.1885.
Size: 210 × 148 × 9 mm.
Size of leaf: 197 × 135 mm.
Headings, four-line initials, and paragraph marks are supplied in red; red capital strokes and underlining.
Provenance: Duplicate from the Royal Library, Munich; on [a1r]: ‘Dpl', no. ‘4631' and ‘714 E D.' Purchased from Caspar Haugg, Catalogue 78 (1885), no. 5, for 3 Marks, or no. 108 for 4 Marks; see Library Bills (1885), no. 381; cf. E‑019.
SHELFMARK: Auct. 4Q 6.44.
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