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Bod-Inc: J-211

Johannes de Werdena

Sermones ‘Dormi secure' de sanctis.


Analysis of Content

A1r [Title-page.] ‘Sermones de sanctis Dormi secure.’

A1v ‘Tabula.’ Incipit: ‘[A]aron honoratus est a domino tripliciter . . .’

B1r [Johannes de Werdena]: Sermones ‘Dormi secure' de sanctis. ‘De sancto Andrea. Sermo .i.’ Incipit: ‘Sermones de sanctis per annum satis notabiles et vtiles omnibus sacerdotibus pastoribus et capellanis qui alio nomine Dormi secure vel dormi sine cura sunt nuncupati eo quod absque magno studio faciliter possint incorporari et populo predicari incipiunt feliciter. “[C]hristo confixus sum cruci.” Ad Gal. ii. [Gal 2,19] Notate charissimi. Dicit enim beatus Augustinus super verbo predicto . . .’ See J‑210.


Imprint: Hagenau: [Heinrich Gran], 27 Dec. 1492. 4°.

Remarks: ISTC, Sack, and BSB‑Ink treat it as part two of a joint edition in two parts, with J‑208.


Collation: A8 B–X8.4 Y8 Z4 AA–HH8.4 II8.

Illustrations: Woodcut.


ISTC: ij00464600

Hain: H *15964;

Goff: Goff, Supplement, J‑470a?;

Proctor: Pr 3176;

Others: BSB‑Ink I‑556; Sack, Freiburg, 2148; Schreiber V 4397; Sheppard 2230.

LCN: 14484289


Copy number: J-211(1)

Bound with J‑208; see there for details of binding and provenance.

Size of leaf: 196 × 130 mm.

Wanting the blank leaf II8. Gatherings y and L bound before the title, sheets EE3,4 between E3 and E4.

Reference to Purgatory in the list of contents crossed out, as well as the word ‘papa' in the text.

SHELFMARK: Douce 87(2).

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