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Bod-Inc: H-020

Henricus de Herp

Speculum aureum decem praeceptorum Dei.


Analysis of Content

[*2r] [Table of contents.]

[a1r] Henricus de Herp: Speculum aureum decem praeceptorum Dei. ‘Incipit Speculum aureum decem preceptorum dei fratris Henrici Herp ordinis minorum de obseruantia per modum sermonum ad instructionem tam confessorum quam predicatorum. Et primo de multiplicitate et diuersitate legum. Sermo primus.’ Incipit: ‘  “[I]nuenio aliam legem . . .” Romanos .vii. [Rm 7,23] Ad euidentiam thematis queri potest utrum lex sit aliquid rationis . . .’ 213 sermons; see H‑019.

[R6r] [Colophon.]


Imprint: Nuremberg: Anton Koberger, 12 Mar. 1481. Folio.


Collation: [*10 a–z A–P8 Q R6].


ISTC: ih00040000

Hain: H *8524;

Goff: Goff H‑40;

BMC: BMC II 419;

Proctor: Pr 1999;

Others: BBFN II 61; BSB‑Ink H‑219; CIBN H‑22; Hillard 993; Sheppard 1461.

LCN: 14510637


Copy number: H-020(1)

Wanting the blank leaf [*1].

Binding: Nineteenth-century blind-tooled calf for the Bodleian Library; the gold stamp of the Library on both covers and the running number ‘16' of the binder. Red-edged leaves. ‘9' across the fore-edge.

Size: 289 × 199 × 55 mm.

Size of leaf: 283 × 194 mm.

Marginal annotations, extracting key words, and ‘nota' marks, in four different early hands.

Provenance: Probably the copy listed in the Benefactors' Register I 88 purchased with money given by Sir George More (1553-1632), from Surrey. In the Bodleian Library by 1605; see James, Catalogus, (1605) 72.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q 3.9.

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