Guido de Monte Rochen
Manipulus curatorum (2nd recension).
Analysis of Content
[a2r] [Table of contents.] ‘Tractatus primus de sacramentis. Et habet tria capitula . . .’
[a4r] Guido de Monte Rochen: [Letter addressed to] Raimundus Gaston, Bishop of Valencia. ‘[R]euerendo in cristo patri ac domino Raimundo diuina prouidencia sancte Valencie episcopo . . .’ See G‑276.
[a5r] ‘Diuisio libri.’
[a5v] Guido de Monte Rochen: Manipulus curatorum. ‘De institucione sacramentorum.’ Incipit: ‘[S]ciendum ergo quod omnia sacramenta . . .'; explicit: ‘cuius regni conciues nos faciat ex regum dominus dominancium Ihesus Cristus Amen.’
Imprint: [Augsburg]: Christmann Heyny, 141. Folio.
Remarks: Since Heyny is known to have printed only in 1481/2 the date ‘lxxj' is considered a misprint for 1481; in the Harvard copy a contemporary hand has corrected the date to ‘xlxxxi'; see Walsh 613.
Collation: [a10 b–e8 f6+8+2 g8-2 h–p8].
Remarks: GW describes four variant collations, resulting in copies in 120, 122, 128, or 130 leaves.
Illustrations: Woodcut initials.
GW: GW 11728;
Hain: H *8171;
Goff: Goff G‑565;
BMC: BMC II 376;
Proctor: Pr 1816;
Others: BSB‑Ink G‑445; Sack, Freiburg, 1692; Sheppard 1310.
Copy number: G-279(1)
This copy corresponds to GW‘s collation no. 3.
Wanting the blank leaf [a1]; several leaves in the fourth, fifth, and seventh gatherings misbound.
Binding: Nineteenth-century half calf over pasteboards; perhaps bound for the Bodleian Library.
Size: 278 × 190 × 27 mm.
Size of leaf: 264 × 175 mm.
On [a2r] an inscription partly cropped, unread; page numbers in brown ink in the centre of the upper margin and a few pointing hands supplied in an early hand.
On [a4r] a woodcut initial decorated with blue and yellow.
Provenance: Acquired between 1847 and c.1892; the shelfmark indicates that this may be a duplicate from Munich, Royal Library, acquired in 1850; not in Catalogus (1843) with Appendix.
SHELFMARK: Auct. 5Q 5.13.
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