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Bod-Inc: E-085

Eyb, Albertus de

Margarita poetica.


Analysis of Content

[a1v] ‘Tabula siue registrum presentis operis'. [Table of contents.]

[a2v] ‘Inueniendarum autoritatum tabula'. [Alphabetical index.]

[b2r] Eyb, Albertus de: [Letter addressed to] Johannes II von Pfalz-Simmern, Bishop of Münster. Incipit: ‘Optasti sepenumero, reuerende pater ac princeps illustrissime, heroicarum cultor virtutum ut si quando . . .’ See E‑082.

[b2v] Eyb, Albertus de: Margarita poetica. Incipit: ‘[B]ene esset, vir illustrissime, quod quoniam omnis eloquentie et perfecte elocutionis . . .’ See E‑082.


Imprint: [Rome: Stephan Plannck], 15 July 1480. Folio and 4°.

Remarks: Reprinted from the earlier edition: Rome: Ulrich Han, 20 Dec. 1475 (Goff E‑171) (BMC).


Collation: [a12 b–x8 y z6 A–I8].


ISTC: ie00173500

GW: GW 9532;

Hain: H *6822;

BMC: BMC VII 1129;

Proctor: Pr 3626;

Others: BSB‑Ink E‑155; Sheppard 2883.


Copy number: E-085(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century pasteboards.

Size: 285 × 212 × 40 mm.

Size of leaf: 274 × 199 mm.

Provenance: Paris, Dominicans (Jacobins), rue St Honoré; on [a1r] stamp and inscription: ‘Ex libris Bibliothecæ fratrum Prædicatorum ad Sanctum Honoratum', repeated on [a2r]. Purchased for £3. 0. 0; see Books Purchased (1861), 18.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 3Q 5.13.

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