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Bod-Inc: F-001

Faber de Werdea, Johannes

Carmen de quarundam dictionum recta pronunciatione.


Analysis of Content

A1r Faber de Werdea, Johannes: ‘Ad lectorem'. Incipit: ‘Grammatice speties totius philosophie'; 9 elegiac distichs.

A1v Faber de Werdea, Johannes: [Letter to] Virgilius Wellendorfer. Incipit: ‘Cum nuper ex me petieris . . .’

A2r Faber de Werdea, Johannes: Carmen de quarundam dictionum recta pronunciatione. Incipit: ‘[R]ecto consilio quidam de vatibus inquit'. See Walther, Initia, 16460; VL II 691-8, at 696 no. 15; Leonhardt no. B65.

D4v ‘Ad lectorem'. Incipit: ‘Si quid in hoc vitii vel mende carmine cernes'; 5 elegiac distichs.

D5r ‘Ad lectorem quatenus poetas vigili studio perdiscat'. Incipit: ‘Vtilis abs dubio est diuorum lectio natum(!)'; 15 elegiac distichs.


Imprint: [Leipzig]: Martin Landsberg, [c.1497-8]. 4°.


Collation: A–D6.


ISTC: if00019000

GW: GW 9652;

Hain: H *6851;

Goff: Goff F‑19;

Proctor: Pr 2978;

Others: BSB‑Ink F‑32; Sheppard 2116.

LCN: 14381033


Copy number: F-001(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century half calf, bound for the Bodleian Library.

Size: 222 × 156 × 7 mm.

Size of leaf: 203 × 142 mm.

On A1r inscription of Ez 16,33:`Omnibus meretricibus dantur mercedes. Ezech. 16' in an early hand; a few early marginal notes in the same hand.

Provenance: Duplicate from the Royal Library, Munich; ‘Dpl' on A1r. Acquired between 1847 and c.1892; not in Catalogus (1843), Appendix; the shelfmark may indicate a date in the 1850's.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 6Q 6.31.

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