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Johannes Chrysostomus

Sermones morales XXV.


Analysis of Content

[a1r] Johannes Chrysostomus: Sermones xxv morales. Incipit: ‘[E]uertendi sunt nobis malorum fontes . . .’ See J‑126.

[f1r] Johannes Chrysostomus: Epistola ad Theodorum. Incipit: ‘[S]i possem litteris lacrimas tibi meas significare . . .’ See J‑126.

[f6r] Johannes Chrysostomus: De compunctione cordis. Incipit: ‘[C]um te intueor beate Demetri frequenter insistentem . . .’ Explicit: inextricabilibus et immortalibus flammis. See J‑122.

[h3v] Johannes Chrysostomus: Dicta super evangelium. ‘Incipiunt quedam dicta pernotabilia super illud euangelium Loquente Ihesu ad turbas Extollens vocem quedam mulier de et cetera.’ Incipit: ‘[R]em valde presumptuosam humane infirmitati sed admodum gratiosam . . .’ Explicit: affluamus ab oimo(?) da gloria tua.; not found in CC nor in PL


Imprint: [Cologne: Ulrich Zell, c.1475]. Folio.


Collation: [a–g10 h12].


ISTC: ij00302000

Hain: H *5041;

Goff: Goff J‑302;

BMC: BMC I 194;

Proctor: Pr 896;

Others: BSB‑Ink I‑354; CIBN J‑200; Oates 397; Sheppard 695; Voulliéme, Köln, 652.

LCN: 14486465


Copy number: J-142(1)

Binding: English crimson morocco (1920s) with gold tooling on the turn-ins, by the Hon. Mrs Pember; marbled pastedowns, lettered ‘P. 41' at the foot of rear pastedown.

Size: 299 × 217 × 29 mm.

Size of leaf: 290 × 210 mm.

Marginal notes, mainly key words marked with three dots in a triangle, referring to the appropriate passage; ‘nota' marks in an early hand.

On [a1r] a four-line initial ‘E' is supplied in blue with reserved white decoration, Cologne style, and red pen-work decoration. Other initials, paragraph marks, underlining of chapter headings, and capital strokes are supplied in red.

Provenance: This is probably the edition listed in Catalogus (1843), Appendix, 486, mentioning ‘loquente Jesu ad turbas'.

SHELFMARK: Auct. Q sub. fen. 2.25.

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