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Bod-Inc: J-163

Johannes de Hese

Itinerarium per diversas mundi partes.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page and table of contents.]

a2r Johannes de Hese: Itinerarium per diversas mundi partes. See J‑162.

a7r Divisiones decem nationum totius Christianitatis. Incipit: ‘[N]otandum quod gentes christianorum diuiduntur in decem nationes . . . Prima natio est Latinorum . . .’ See J‑162.

a8v Johannes Soldanus: Epistola Johannis soldani ad Pium II papam. See J‑162.

b1v Pius II, Pont. Max. [pseudo-]: Epistola responsoria eiusdem Pii pape ad soldanum. See J‑162.

b2v Johannes Presbyter: Epistola presbiteri Johannis. See J‑162.

c2v De adventu patriarchae Indorum. Zarncke 837-43.

c4r [Jacobus Philippus de Bergamo]: Supplementum chronicarum (appendix as in edition Venice: Bernardinus Benalius, 15 Dec. 1486). ‘De pontificatus Joannis presbyteri maximi vita et moribus.’ See J‑089.

c7r Alius tractatus de situ et dispositione ac statu Indie. Incipit: ‘[I]ndia orientalis est regio alia dicta sic ab indo flumine . . .’


Imprint: Deventer: Richard Pafraet, 1499. 4°.


Collation: a8 b4 c8.


ISTC: ih00143000

Hain: HC 8537;

Goff: Goff H‑143;


Proctor: Pr 9024;

Others: Campbell 1032; Hillard 1141; HPT II 409; ILC 1181; Sheppard 6953; Wagner, Die ‘Epistola presbiteri Johannis’, 144-5, no. 10(6). Microfiche: Unit 6: Image of the World, Travellers' Tales.

LCN: 14487322


Copy number: J-163(1)

Bound with A‑130(2); see there for details of binding.

Size of leaf: 192 × 132 mm.

Early marginal note, extracting key word, on a3v.

Chapter headings, underlining, and capital strokes in red.

Provenance: Probably John Selden (1584-1654); see MS. Broxb. 84. 10, p. 108. Probably presented in 1659.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q 5.14(3).

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