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Bod-Inc: J-019

Jacobus de Theramo

Consolatio peccatorum, seu Processus Belial.


Analysis of Content

[ij1v] [List of contents.]

a1r Jacobus de Theramo: Consolatio peccatorum. ‘Lis Cristi et Belial iudicialiter coram Salomone . . . incipit feliciter.’ Incipit: ‘[U]niuersis cristifidelibus atque orthodoxe sancte matris ecclesie fidei cultoribus hoc breue compendium inspecturis . . .’ Explicit: consolatus es me ad vitam perhennem amen. See J‑018.


Imprint: Gouda: Gerard Leeu, 29 Nov. 1481. Folio.


Collation: [ij4] a–m8 n6.


ISTC: ij00068000

Hain: C 5792;

Goff: Goff J‑68;


Proctor: Pr 8925;

Others: Campbell 1655; HPT I 36-8; ILC 1303; Oates 3397; Rhodes 977; Sheppard 6898.

LCN: 14444402


Copy number: J-019(1)

Binding: Wooden boards covered for Douce in quarter red sheep over Buntpapier. Manuscript titles along the upper and lower edges.

Size: 278 × 198 × 30 mm.

Size of leaf: 268 × 190 mm.

The front pastedown consists of a parchment leaf from a thirteenth-century English missal, with green and red initials: incipit: ‘Lapide precioso. V[ersus.] Desiderium anime eius tribuisti ei et uoluntate labiorum eius non fraudasti eum. Alleluia. Versus. Letabitur iustus . . .’

On n5v an inscription in an early English hand: ‘Ad papam Urbanum sextum [1378-89] conscriptum'; a few ‘nota' marks in the same hand. On the front and rear endleaves bibliographical notes in Douce's hand.

Initials and paragraph marks are supplied in red.

Provenance: Francis Douce (1757-1834); armorial book-plate. Bequeathed in 1834.

SHELFMARK: Douce 175.

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