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Bod-Inc: H-034

Henricus de Septimello

Liber elegiarum.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a1v Henricus [de Septimello]: Liber elegiarum. Incipit: ‘[Q]uomodo sola sedet probitas flet et ingemit aleph . . .’ See H‑033.


Imprint: [Paris]: Michel Tholoze, [c.1500]. 4°.

Remarks: As dated by Sheppard.


Collation: a b8 c6.

Types: Types: 108 R; 77R (marginalia).

Leaves: 22 leaves.

Line number: 24 lines of leaded text (a1v).

Type area: Type area: 161 × 84 mm (a1v).

Illustrations: Woodcut initials.

Remarks: Leaf a1r: ‘¶ HENRICI DE MALE FORTV= | natis verſibus ȩlegis primus fœliciter | incipit...' || [Device] (Polain, Marques, no. 164); ‘[Q]Vomodo ſola ſedet bi= | tas flet et ingemit aleph | . . .'; c6 v ‘ . . . Viuentes melior ꝗ̃ morientis amor. | ¶ Explicit henricus nō ſperitatis amicus. | Deo gratias.’


ISTC: ih00050000

Goff: Goff H‑50;

Proctor: Pr 8408;

Others: Claudin II 316; Sheppard 6523-4.

LCN: 14510484


Copy number: H-034(1)

Bound with:
1. Franciscus Niger, Modus epistolandi. [Paris]: Félix Baligault, [c.1493] (N‑111);
2. Maximianus, Nugarum libellus Maximiani immitis. Paris: Etienne Jehannot and Pierre Le Dru, [c.1497], (M‑160);
3. Seneca, De quattuor virtutibus. [Paris: Gaspard Philippe?], for Jean Petit, c.1502 (S‑167);
5. Nigellus Wirecker, Speculum stultorum. Cologne: [Cornelis de Zierikzee], 28 Feb. 1499 (W‑027(1)).

Binding: Nineteenth-century calf; bound for the Bodleian Library; rebacked; titles across the fore-edge.

Size: 208 × 146 × 27 mm.

Size of leaf: 202 × 141 mm.

The author's name in Greek on a1r: ‘ έρρικος τω̂ν δυστυχω̂ν ’ in the same hand that annotated item 3. Items 1-4 have pointing hands and ‘nota' marks in the same early(?) hand.

Provenance: In the Bodleian Library by 1738: item 1 in Fysher, Catalogus II 230 with shelfmark C 1 Art. Seld.

SHELFMARK: 4° D 20(4) Jur.

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