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Bod-Inc: I-030

Isidorus Hispalensis

De responsione mundi et de astrorum ordinatione, sive De natura rerum.


Analysis of Content

[a1r] Isidorus Hispalensis: [Letter addressed to] Sesibutus. PL LXXXIII 963-4, with variations and ending imperfectly; see Thorndike–Kibre 473.

[a1r] ‘Capitula'.

[a1v] Isidorus Hispalensis: De responsione mundi et de astrorum ordinatione, sive De natura rerum. PL LXXXIII 963-94, ending imperfectly; see CPL 1188, and Thorndike–Kibre 428.


Imprint: Augsburg: Günther Zainer, 7 Dec. 1472. Folio.


Collation: [a8+1 b10+1].

Illustrations: Woodcut diagrams: see Schramm.


ISTC: ii00191000

Hain: H *9302;

Goff: Goff I‑191;

BMC: BMC II 317;

Proctor: Pr 1533;

Others: BSB‑Ink I‑626; CIBN I‑75; Sack, Freiburg, 2174; Schramm II pp. 10 and 24; Schreiber V 4268; Sheppard 1128. Microfiche: Unit 3: Image of the World: Geography and Cosmography.

LCN: 14439021


Copy number: I-030(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century half calf, with marbled paper boards; bound for Kloß.

Size: 290 × 214 × 9 mm.

Size of leaf: 280 × 207 mm.

On [a1r] a seven-line initial ‘D' supplied in green within a red pen-work frame and decorated in red pen-work within the body of the letter; other one- to three-line initials, some with extensions into the margins, supplied in red or green; paragraph marks supplied in red; capital strokes in red.

Provenance: Georg Franz Burkhard Kloß (1787-1854); book-label; sale (1835), lot 2182. Purchased for £0. 10. 6; see Books Purchased (1835), 15.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q 3.23.

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