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Bod-Inc: K-001

Kannemann, Johannes

Passio Jesu Christi necnon alius tractatus de Christi passione.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a2r [Title.] Incipit: ‘Insignis duarum passionum domini Iesu Christi nostri saluatoris collectio quorundam diuini verbi dissertissimorum predicatorum . . .’

a2r Kannemann, Johannes: ‘Passio diuini verbi . . . fecundissima pro celebri tempore diei parasceues ad populum predicabilis . . .’ Incipit: ‘  “[E]gredimini filie Syon et videte regem Salomonem in dyademate quo coronauit eum mater sua” Canti.iii [Ct 3,11]. Verba ista hodie cuilibet fideli anime proponuntur . . .’ Explicit: gaudium beate resurrectionis. Amen See L. Oliger, ‘Johannes Kannemann, ein deutscher Franziskaner aus dem 15. Jahrhundert', Franziskanische Studien, 5 (1918), 39-67, at 63 no. 1; VL IV 983-6, at 985.

h2r ‘Egregii magneque doctrine sacrorum eloquiorum interpretis perutilis passio siue sermo popularis . . .’ Incipit: ‘  “[O]blatus est quia ipse voluit” verba proposita Ysa liii originaliter sunt scripta [Is 53,7]. Sancta mater ecclesia hodie recolit . . .’

k8r Hrabanus [Maurus pseudo-]: ‘Prologus' [to Historia S. Catherinae]. Hermann Knust, Geschichte der Legenden der heiligen Katharina von Alexandrien (Halle, 1890), 231-2; see BHL no. 1663; VL IV 166-96, at 194-5.

k8v Hrabanus [Maurus pseudo-]: Historia S. Catherinae. ‘Passio sancte Katerine'. Knust, Geschichte der Legenden, 232-314.


Imprint: [Nuremberg: Peter Wagner, not after 15 June 1491]. 4°.


Collation: a b8 c–f6 g–m8.

Illustrations: Woodcut on a1r: see Schramm.


ISTC: ik00008000

Hain: HC *9759;

Goff: Goff K‑8;

BMC: BMC II 464;

Proctor: Pr 2258;

Others: CIBN K‑4; Oates 1084-5; Schramm XVIII p. 20 and pl. 72, no. 551; Schreiber V 4434; Sheppard 1629-30.

LCN: 14451129


Copy number: K-001(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century quarter blue-green cloth with marbled paper boards. Scars of index tabs on a1, a2, h2, and k8.

Size: 202 × 142 × 16 mm.

Size of leaf: 200 × 136 mm.

Early marginal annotations, underlining in the text, and pointing hands in red. On m8v an early note: ‘Quod manus non diuine possunt conferre parentum . . .’

Three- to five-line initials, some with extensions into the margins, and occasional paragraph marks are supplied in red or blue; capital strokes in red.

Provenance: Joseph Baer & Co., 143. Lager-Catalog (1884), no. 620. Purchased from Baer for 4 Marks; see Library Bills, 7 May 1884.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q inf. 1.38a.

Copy number: K-001(2)

Wanting k8 and gatherings l and m, containing the Historia S. Catharinae.

Binding: Nineteenth-century paper boards.

Size: 215 × 151 × 18 mm.

Size of leaf: 203 × 131 mm.

Provenance: J. T. Hand (fl. 1834-1837), 1835; signature on the outside of the upper cover, and on the recto of the front endleaf: ‘J. T. Hand 1835'; purchased at his sale (1837), lot 113, for £0. 8. 0; see Books Purchased (1837), 21.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q inf. 1.38b.

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