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Bod-Inc: F-085


Formularia instrumentorum diuersorum generum.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a1r [Note to the reader on how to use the book.] Incipit: ‘Legendo per te ipsum poteris signare lineamenta sub illis uersibus quibus opus fuerit eo modo quo in nonnullis signatis inueneris'.

a1v ‘Tabula'.

a3r Formularia instrumentorum diuersorum generum. Incipit: ‘[I]n dei nomine Amen. Anno domini nostri Jhesu Christi ab eius salutifera incarnatione . . .’ According to the title-page ‘quodam procuratore florentino composita'; see Stintzing 313-15.

o2v Nonnulla huic Formulario addita secundum stilum et morem notariorum Bononie. Incipit: ‘In Cristi nomine Amen. Anno natiuitatis millesimo quadringentesimo quadragesimo sexto inditione nona . . .’


Imprint: Bologna: Benedictus Hectoris, 31 Aug. 1499. Folio.


Collation: a–o6 p4.

Types: Types: GW lists types as 1:109/110 R, 7*:88 G, 10:170 G; Sheppard lists 112 R, 165 G, 87 G = Haebler 7*.


ISTC: if00252000

GW: GW 10196;

Hain: H *7274;

Goff: Goff F‑252;

Proctor: Pr 6643;

Others: BSB‑Ink F‑202; Sheppard 5396.

LCN: 14830781


Copy number: F-085(1)

Bound with:
1. Johannes Regiomontanus, Epytoma in Almagestum Ptolemaei. Venice: Johannes Hamman, 31 Aug. 1496 (R‑040(1)).

Binding: Nineteenth-century blind-tooled calf, for the Bodleian Library. Red-edged leaves.

Size: 301 × 212 × 37 mm.

Size of leaf: 293 × 193 mm.

Provenance: Acquired by 1620: see James, Catalogus (1620), 201; perhaps by 1605: see James, Catalogus (1605), 551, as S 2.13 Jur.

Former Bodleian shelfmarks: H 4.4 Art; S 8.5 Jur. (`5' on fore-edge in black ink).

SHELFMARK: Auct. 2Q 2.17(2).

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