Flores Poetarum de Virtutibus et Vitiis, Sive Sententiae
Analysis of Content
[*10v] ‘Nomina poetarum qui hic allegantur'. An alphabetical list of names with explanatory note.
a1r Flores poetarum de virtutibus et vitiis, sive Sententiae. Incipit: ‘[H]oc quicumque cupis carmen cognoscere lector'. See Walther, Initia, 8329.
[*9v] [Note explaining that at the end of book 9 only chapter headings of book 10 have been given as the same text is found in the last book of Alanus, Anticlaudianus. The sections here ascribed to book 10 are listed as part of book 9 in the table of contents. The note refers to n6r-v as ‘superius'.]
Imprint: [Cologne: Bartholomaeus de Unkel, c.1480]. 4°.
Collation: a–m8 n6 [*10].
GW: GW 10071;
Hain: HCR 7176;
Goff: Goff F‑221;
BMC: BMC I 243;
Proctor: Pr 1147;
Others: Oates 637; Rhodes 779; Sack, Freiburg, 1460; Sheppard 873; Voulliéme, Köln, 417.
Copy number: F-074(1)
Gathering [*] bound first.
Binding: Nineteenth-century English gold-tooled green morocco, for Ingram Bywater.
Size: 207 × 147 × 25 mm.
Size of leaf: 200 × 140 mm.
Provenance: Ingram Bywater (1840-1914); Elenchus, no. 1314; probably bought from Albert Cohn in 1879 for 15 Marks; see cutting on front pastedown. Bequeathed in 1914.
SHELFMARK: Byw. N 1.16.
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