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Bod-Inc: (J-026)

Jacobus de Theramo

Consolatio peccatorum, seu Processus Belial [German].


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a2r [List of contents.]

a3r Jacobus de Theramo (Jacobus Palladino): ‘Hie hebt sich an ein gut nützlich buch von der rechtlichen überwindung Cristi wider Sathan'; preceded by a translator's note. Incipit: ‘[I]n dem namen der almechtigen vnd vngeteilten drifeltikeit . . .[A]llen cristgelaubigen die do buwen . . .und empfach vns in der zeit des todes Amen.’ See J‑024.


Imprint: Strasbourg: Johann Prüss, [c.1508]. 4°.


Collation: a4 b8 c–e4 f8 g–i4 k8 l–n4 o8 p q4 r8 s4 t8.

Types: Types: 4, 11, 12.

Leaves: 100 leaves.

Line number: 30 lines (a3v).

Type area: Type area: 140 ×88 mm (a3v).

Illustrations: 34 woodcuts (title-page: 87 ×77 mm; c.60 ×83 mm). Woodcut initials.


ISTC: ij00079800

Proctor: Pr 573;

Others: not in Sheppard; Schreiber V 4296.


Copy number: (J-026)(1)

Binding: Contemporary blind-tooled half calf(?) over wooden boards, two clasps and catches lost. Triple fillets form a frame; within the frame a tendril roll. ‘692' crossed out by ‘108' on paper book-mark pasted onto rear pastedown.

Size: 197 × 142 × 28 mm.

Size of leaf: 188 × 138 mm.

A few marginal notes, correcting the text, in an early German hand.

A few woodcuts coloured.

Provenance: Purchased for £1. 0. 0; see Books Purchased (1837), 37.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 2Q 6.9.

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