Conclusiones de diversis materiis moralibus, sive De regulis mandatorum.
Analysis of Content
[a2r] Gerson, Johannes: ‘Conclusiones de diversis materiis moralibus.’ Gerson, Oeuvres, IX no. 434, 94-132.
Imprint: [Cologne: Ulrich Zell, c.1467]. 4°.
GW: GW 10733;
Hain: HC 7640;
Goff: Goff G‑202;
BMC: BMC I 180;
Proctor: Pr 803;
Others: Oates 286-7; Sheppard 605; Voulliéme, Köln, 461.
Copy number: G-099(1)
Bound with A‑026(2); see there for details of the binding.
Size of leaf: 190 × 130 mm.
Wanting the blank leaves [a1] and [e8].
Gatherings [b-d] are misbound in the following order: [b1], [c3-6], [b8], [c1-2], [b4-5], [c7-8], [d1], [b3, 2, 7, 6], [d8, 2-7].
Occasional marginal annotations and a pointing hand.
Initials, some with extensions into the margins, and paragraph marks are supplied in red, also some rubrics; capital strokes and underlining in red.
Provenance: Bamberg, Bavaria, Franciscans, S. Anna; in Douce's copy of A Catalogue of a Valuable Collection of Books Printed in the Fifteenth Century, Consigned from Abroad Containing Specimens of Most of the Early Printers; in the Finest Preservation and in the Original Monastic Bindings (London: Leigh & Sotheby, 15 June 1799), lot 16, consisting of items 1 and 2 in this volume, is marked with a ‘D', for Douce; the Catalogue has the manuscript annotation in Douce's hand ‘from a monastery in Bamberg'. Francis Douce (1757-1834). In Sotheby's annotated copy of the catalogue priced as £0. 3. 0.
SHELFMARK: Douce 55(1).
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