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Bod-Inc: F-031


Festa palatii apostolici.


Analysis of Content

[a1r] Festa Palatii Apostolici. Incipit: ‘Ianuarius habet dies xxxi. a. Circumcisio Domini. i. vsque ad crastinum Epiphanie Domini exclusiue . . .’

[a2v] ‘Ordo terminorum causarum sacri Palacii Apostolici servari solitorum'. Incipit: ‘In prima instancia. Ad dicendum contra commissionem. Ad libellandum . . .’


Imprint: [Rome: Bartholomaeus Guldinbeck, c.1476]. 4°.

Remarks: As dated by Sheppard. Corresponds closely in setting-up with GW 9858 ([Rome: Johannes Gensberg, c.1473-4]). Printed with the alternative ‘Qu' found in Guldinbeck's Aquinas, De articulis fidei, 8 Feb. 1476 (Goff T‑275). GW dates [c.1475-80].


Collation: [a4].

Types: Type: 108 R mixed.


ISTC: if00140500

GW: GW 9859;

Hain: C 2477;


Proctor: Pr 3558;

Others: Sheppard 2830.

LCN: 14113459


Copy number: F-031(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century blue morocco for the British Museum (1860's or later according to a note by A. W. Pollard, Library Records c.1054), with gold-tooled turn-ins, gilt-edged leaves, and marbled pastedowns, the upper decorated with a gilt crown.

Size: 213 × 143 × 7 mm.

Size of leaf: 208 × 135 mm.

Contemporary manuscript foliation: xlvii–l.

Provenance: London, British Museum; apparently acquired before 4 Oct. 1858: date stamped in red on [a4v]; shelfmarks: ‘C.37.e.31'; ‘IA.18043'; duplicate stamps on [a1v] and [a4v]. Transferred to the Bodleian in Oct. 1913; see ‘List of Duplicate Incunabula' (Library Records c. 1054), no. 12.

SHELFMARK: Inc. e. I2.5.

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