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Bod-Inc: J-096


Historia pulcra de SS. Joachim, Joseph et SS. Maria Jacobi et Salome.


Analysis of Content

[a2r] ‘Sequitur hic hystoria pulcra de sancto Ioachim patre dei matris Marie.’ Incipit: ‘[Q]uod festum nona die decembris hoc est proxima die post festum conceptionis eiusdem filie sue marie celebratur . . .’ See BHL 4282.


Imprint: [Augsburg: Anton Sorg, c.1480]. Folio.


Collation: [a10 b8 c6].

Illustrations: Woodcut initials.


ISTC: ih00283740

Hain: H *8746;

Proctor: Pr 1678;

Others: Sack, Freiburg, 2034; Sheppard 1244.

LCN: 13982977


Copy number: J-096(1)

Wanting [a1], probably blank.

Binding: Paper boards, with red-edged leaves.

Size: 270 × 195 × 12 mm.

Size of leaf: 264 × 190 mm.

In the outer margin of [a9v] is one line of musical notatation, on four staves, for the hymn: ‘Collaudemus toto corde dei.' (Chevalier, Rep. hymn., 3660; AH 23 no. 366).

On [a2r] a woodcut initial is coloured in red and blue on a yellow ground. Other initials, paragraph marks, underlining of chapter headings, and capital strokes are supplied in red. On [c6v] rubricator's name: ‘Iohannes'.

Provenance: Duplicate from the Royal Library, Munich, no. 160(?); stamp and duplicate stamp on [a2r]. Purchased for £1. 1. 6; see Books Purchased (1859), 60.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 5Q 3.27.

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