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Bod-Inc: G-298

Guilelmus Alvernus

De passione Christi.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a2r Guilelmus Alvernus, Episcopus Parisiensis: De passione Christi. Incipit: ‘[A]dmonemur in duodecimo capitulo Exodi . . .’ See Schneyer, Repertorium, II 373-415.

y2r [Colophon.]

y3r [Table of contents.] Incipit: ‘Passionem domini ac salvatoris nostri Jesu Christi eo studiosiori perscutatione . . .’


Imprint: Hagenau: Heinrich Gran, 16 Feb. 1498. 4°.


Collation: a–x8 y6.


ISTC: ig00712000

GW: GW 11864;

Hain: H *8320;

Goff: Goff G‑712;


Proctor: Pr 3193;

Others: BSB‑Ink G‑478; Oates 1327; Sack, Freiburg, 1703; Sheppard 2236.

LCN: 14460582


Copy number: G-298(1)

Bound with:
2. Summarium bibliae. [Memmingen: Albrecht Kunne, c.1502] (S‑363(2)).

Binding: Nineteenth-century calf (c.1825), for the Bodleian Library; with gold-tooled spine and the gold stamp of the Library on both covers.

Size: 205 × 141 × 26 mm.

Size of leaf: 198 × 132 mm.

On both items, some marginal annotations, extracting key words, in an early German hand. ‘6.' (or ‘b.'?) in red ink, in the upper right-hand margin of item two.

Provenance: Kaisheim, Bavaria, Cistercians; inscription on a1r: ‘B.V.M. in Caesarea'. Christian Friedrich Temler (1717-1780); on the same leaf: ‘C. F. Temler'. On a1r: ‘Purchased at Hamburgh 1825', for £0. 4. 0; see Books Purchased (1825), 26.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q inf. 1.1(1).

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