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Bod-Inc: H-231

Hugo de Prato Florido

Sermones dominicales super evangelia et epistolas.


Analysis of Content

a1v [Table of contents.]

b1r Hugo de Prato Florido: Sermones dominicales super evangelia et epistolas. ‘Prologus.’ Incipit: ‘  “[E]cce dabit voci sue vocem virtutis. Psalmus .lxvii.” [Ps 67,34.] Quamuis a multis multipliciter sint conflati sermones . . .’

b1r Hugo de Prato Florido: Sermones dominicales super evangelia et epistolas. ‘Dominica prima aduentus domini de euangelio. Sermo primus.’ Incipit: ‘  “[D]icite filie syon. Ecce rex tuus venit tibi mansuetus. Mathei xxi.” [Mt 21,5.] Istud tempus vocatur aduentus domini . . .’ See Schneyer, Repertorium, II nos 1-67, 69-72, 68, 73-126; Kaeppeli II 258-9 no. 1979.


Imprint: [Louvain]: Johannes de Westfalia, 1484. Folio.


Collation: a10 b–z aa–ee8 ff10 A–Z AA–CC8 DD6.


ISTC: ih00510000

Hain: HC 9008;

Goff: Goff H‑510;

BMC: BMC IX 142;

Others: Campbell 1004; HPT I 59-61, II 436; ILC 1255; Oates 3778; Sheppard 7094.

LCN: 14536264


Copy number: H-231(1)

Binding: Sixteenth-century blind-tooled calf over wooden boards, with sprinkled red-edged leaves. Triple fillets form a quadruple frame. No decoration within the outer frame; within the following frame, an interlaced tool roll; within the following frame, a tendril roll with medallions. Remains of a leather clasp with five nails. Rebacked.

Size: 254 × 195 × 85 mm.

Size of leaf: 247 × 188 mm.

Marginal notes, extracting key words, ‘nota' marks, pointing hands, and running sermon numbers in different early hands. Drawings on X5r. ‘927' in pencil on the upper left-hand corner of front pastedown.

Some initials are supplied in red with reserved white decoration. Other initials, paragraph marks, and underlining of chapter headings are supplied in red; capital strokes in red.

Provenance: ‘Liber D. Cornelii Io[ ] Leydensis' (sixteenth/seventeenth century). Wavre, Brabant, Franciscan Recollects: inscription: ‘Bibliothecæ fratrum Minorum Wavriensium Anno 1665.' and inscription on front pastedown, a1r-v, and on several other leaves: ‘Recollets de Wavre. Minderbroeders van Waver. 1705'. ‘Medij(?). Franciscus de groose' in a seventeenth-century hand on DD6v. Engelbert-Karl Arenberg, 10th Duke of Arenberg (1899-1974). Purchased in 1962 from August Laube; see ‘Notable Accessions: Printed Books', BLR 7,1 (1962), 55.

SHELFMARK: Inc. d. N3.1484.1.

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