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Bod-Inc: F-094

Francisci de Insulis, Michael

Quodlibet de veritate fraternitatis Rosarii.


Analysis of Content

[a1r] Francisci de Insulis, Michael: Quodlibet de veritate fraternitatis Rosarii. Incipit: ‘Cum Dauid dicat particeps . . .’ Published without the cooperation of the author, according to the preface contained in the edition of 1480 and in later editions: ‘Quia determinatio . . . ad paucorum manus perveniens, non est eisdem verbis vel sensu recepta quo fuit pronunciata, ut patet ex quadam eiusdem determinationis impressione, plurimum incorrecta, absque scitu vel consilio meo, nescio quibus procurantibus, meo tamen nomine facta et ad vendendum exposita'; see the following entry in this catalogue; also Heribert Christian Scheeben, ‘Michael Francisci ab Insulis OP, Quodlibet de veritate fraternitatis Rosarii', Archiv der deutschen Dominikaner, 4 (1951), 97-162; on 159-61 the text of the ‘quodlibet secundum' is edited; on 99-105 substantial deviations from the text of the first authorized edition are noted.

[a10v] [Numai], Alexander: ‘Copia approbationis et confirmationis atque concessarum indulgentiarum pro fraternitate beate Marie virginis de rosario'. Incipit: ‘Cum plena legati de latere . . .’ Dated Cologne, 10 Mar. 1476. Partly edited by Scheeben (as above), 162.


Imprint: [Basel: Bernhard Richel?, after 10 Mar. 1476]. Folio.

Remarks: Assigned to Richel by GW. BMC describes as Basel, unassigned.


Collation: [a10].


ISTC: if00296000

GW: GW 10259;

Hain: HC *7341;

Goff: Goff F‑296;


Proctor: Pr 8805;

Others: BSB‑Ink F‑237; Sack, Freiburg, 1482-3; Sheppard 2568.

LCN: 14827891


Copy number: F-094(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century German pasteboards; bound for Kloß.

Size: 284 × 220 × 7 mm.

Size of leaf: 275 × 208 mm.

Provenance: Georg Franz Burkhard Kloß (1787-1854); book-label; sale (1835), lot 1776? Purchased for £0. 3. 6; see Books Purchased (1839), 16.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 6Q 2.28.

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