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Bod-Inc: G-157A

Ghinucciis, Andreoccius de

Oratio pro Senensibus ad Innocentium VIII.


Analysis of Content

[a1r] Ghinucciis, Andreoccius de: Oratio pro Senensibus ad Innocentium VIII. ‘Oratio reverendi domini A. de Shinucciis [!] de Senis episcopi Suanensi, ad sanctissimum dominum dominum Innocentium papam octavum pro re publica Senense.’ Incipit: ‘[A]nte celsitudinis tuae conspectum summae, Christianorum pontifex, caeli hostiariae ...’ [a3v] Explicit: ‘... ipsique superni presidii sedula dihnatio assistat quem misericorditer Ecclesie sue presidere voluit. | Amen.’ The speech was delivered on 30 Oct. 1484; see BMC. DBI LIII 775-7, at 776 suggests Salimbene Capacci, Lorenzo Buoninsegni and Achille d'Elci as co-authors. On orations on behalf of Siena to new popes, see Ann Katherine Isaacs, ‘Il cardinali e “spalagrembi”. Sulla vita politica a Siena fra il 1480 e il 1487', in La Toscana al tempo di Lorenzo il magnifico: Politica Economia Cultura Arte, 3 vols (Pisa, 1996), III 1013-50, at 1037-40, 1045 for the previous discord between the Sienese and Innocentius VIII.


Imprint: [Rome Johannes Schoemberger after 30 Oct. 1484] 4°

Secundo folio: Letare Senensis patria, exulta virginis civitas quam [a2r]

Remarks: Pr assigns to [Johann Besicken.]


Collation: [a2.]

Remarks: Space left blank for initial, with printed guide letter ([a1r]).


ISTC: is00488000

GW: GW 10906;

Hain: H 14715;

Goff: Goff S‑488;

BMC: BMC IV 133;

Proctor: Pr 3990;

Others: BSB‑Ink C‑274; Oates 1579; Sheppard 3142-3.

LCN: 13912626, 14878443


Copy number: G-157A(1)

Bound with B‑050(3); see there for details of binding and provenance.

Size of leaf: 201 × 135 mm.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 2Q 6.54(13).

Copy number: G-157A(2)

Bound with B‑050(1); see there for details of binding and provenance.

Size of leaf: 198 × 135 mm.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 2Q 5.68(9).

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