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Bod-Inc: G-302

Guilelmus Alvernus

Rhetorica divina.


Analysis of Content

[*1r] [Title-page.]

[*1v] [Verse.] Incipit: ‘Cum suadere doces et persuadere misellos; Quo pacto valeant fundere verba deo'; 10 elegiac distichs.

[*2r] [Alphabetical table of contents.]

[*8r] Guilelmus Alvernus, Episcopus Parisiensis: Rhetorica divina. [Prologue.] ‘Commendatio prestantissimi et incomparabilis doctoris magistri Guilermi Parisiensis actoris sequentis libri qui Rethorica diuina pretitulatur. Prologus.’ Incipit: ‘[G]uilermus episcopus Parisiensis natione Aluernus doctor profundus . . .’

[*8v] [Table of contents, chapter order.]

a1r ‘Rethorica diuina siue ars oratoria eloquentie diuine edita per venerandum patrem magistrum Guilermum Parisiensem. De oratione. Capitulum I.’ Incipit: ‘[I]n sacris ac sacrificatiuis exercitationibus que et quanta sit dignitas . . .’ See G‑301.


Imprint: [Freiburg im Breisgau: Kilianus Piscator (Fischer), not after 1491]. Folio.

Remarks: Possibly issued with GW 9334 (E‑014).


Collation: [*8] a b6 c4 d–f6 g4 h i6.

Remarks: Gathering [*] is numbered 2-5, but not signed.


ISTC: ig00714000

GW: GW 11866;

Hain: H *8302 = HC *8303; C 2873

Goff: Goff G‑714;


Proctor: Pr 7623;

Others: BSB‑Ink G‑476; Hillard 972; Oates 1339; Rhodes 884; Sack, Freiburg, 1704; Sheppard 2248.

LCN: 14460546


Copy number: G-302(1)

Bound with E‑014(1); see there for details of binding and date of acquisition.

Size of leaf: 303 × 201 mm.

Sixteenth-century marginal annotation, commenting on the text, on [*1r].

SHELFMARK: V 1. 6(1) Th.

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