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Bod-Inc: H-227

Hugo de Novo Castro

De victoria Christi contra Antichristum.


Analysis of Content

[a1r] Hugo de Novo Castro: De victoria Christi contra Antichristum. [Prologue.] Incipit: ‘  “[N]on sum propheta nec filius prophete. Amos .vii.” [Am 7,14.] Humilis ille Amos considerans quod erat de infirmitate . . .’

[a1r] [Table of contents, first part.]

[a2r] Hugo de Novo Castro: De victoria Christi contra Antichristum. Incipit: ‘[Q]uia vero omnis noticia incipit a cognicione significati nominis . . .’ See Schulthess–Imbach 470; V. Heyneck, ‘Der Skotist Hugo de Novo Castro OFM, Ein Bericht über den Stand der Forschung zu seinem Leben und zu seinen Schriften', Franziskanische Studien, 43 (1961), 244-70.

[b9r] [Table of contents, second part.]

[d8r] [Colophon.]

[d9r] Nicolaus de Cusa: De ultimis diebus mundi. Cusa, Opera Omnia, IV 91-100; see VL VI 1111.


Imprint: [Nuremberg: Johann Sensenschmidt], 1471. Folio.


Collation: [a–d10].


ISTC: ih00502000

Hain: H *8993;

Goff: Goff H‑502;

BMC: BMC II 404;

Proctor: Pr 1946;

Others: BSB‑Ink H‑409; CIBN H‑305; Sheppard 1396-7.

LCN: 14462258


Copy number: H-227(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century blind-tooled calf, with blue-edged leaves.

Size: 300 × 209 × 15 mm.

Size of leaf: 292 × 202 mm.

Early manuscript foliation in red ink in the upper margin of the rectos: ‘xix-lviij.’

Initials and paragraph marks are supplied in red, capital strokes in red.

Provenance: Duplicate from the Royal Library, Munich; ‘Duplum' on [a1r]. Purchased for £0. 15. 0; see Books Purchased (1840), 23.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 6Q 3.20.

Copy number: H-227(2)

Bound with G‑091; see there for details of binding, provenance, and decoration.

Size of leaf: 320 × 218 mm.

The versos of [d2.9] are blank, the missing text supplied in an early hand. The first three lines of [d9r] are not fully printed out.

On [a1r] and [d9r] five- and three-line initials are supplied in red with reserved white decoration.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 7Q inf. 2.1(4).

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