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Bod-Inc: H-014

Henricus Ariminensis

De quattuor virtutibus cardinalibus.


Analysis of Content

[a1r] Dorniberg, Thomas: [Preface.] Incipit: ‘[A]d summe et indiuidue trinitatis . . . Ego Thomas Dorniberg de Memingen sacrorum canonum et artium liberalium doctor . . .’

[a2r] Dorniberg, Thomas: ‘Tabula remissoria.’ Dated by the author 12 Nov. 1472.

[b1r] Henricus Ariminensis: De quattuor virtutibus cardinalibus. [Preface.] Incipit: ‘[Q]uia secundum sententiam apostoli ad Hebreos .xiii. Ciuitatem quam corporaliter possidemus non manentem sed transitoriam cernimus . . .’

[b2r] Henricus Ariminensis: ‘Tractatus primus de prudentia . . .’ Incipit: ‘[A]d ostendendam differentiam prudentie ad virtutes intellectuales. Primo sciendum est quod intellectus . . .’

[s9r] [Colophon.]


Imprint: Strasbourg: [Printer of Henricus Ariminensis (Georg Reyser?), c.1473-4]. Folio.

Remarks: Dated by Paul Needham: a reprint of the Speier editio princeps see Needham, Schøyen 26; for the printer Needham suggests [Heinrich Eggestein?].


Collation: [a10 b–r8 s10].


ISTC: ih00019000

Hain: H *1649;

Goff: Goff H‑19;

BMC: BMC I 77;

Proctor: Pr 310;

Others: BSB‑Ink H‑47; CIBN H‑11; Hillard 991; Oates 128; Rhodes 892; Sheppard 236.

LCN: 14508975


Copy number: H-014(1)

Wanting the blank leaf [s10].

The rubric on [b1r] is supplied by the rubricator, not printed as in BMC: ‘Incipit tractatus de quatuor virtutibus cardinalibus editus et expositus ad ciues Venetos per fratrem Henricum Ariminensem.’

Binding: Nineteenth-century English(?) light brown calf; marbled pastedowns.

Size: 310 × 214 × 31 mm.

Size of leaf: 304 × 208 mm.

A few marginal annotations, extracting key words, in an early hand.

Two- to six-line initials are supplied in red, some with extensions into the margin; paragraph marks, chapter heading underlining, running chapter headings, and capital strokes are supplied in red.

Provenance: Duplicate from the Royal Library, Munich; ‘Dupl' on [a1r]. Purchased for £0. 8. 6; see Books Purchased (1847), 17.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 5Q 4.34.

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