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Bod-Inc: L-026

Lambsheim, Johannes de

Speculum conscientiae et novissimorum.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a1v ‘Metra in speculum conscientie et nouissimorum.’ Incipit: ‘Hoc speculum quicunque voles contennere seclum | Perlege sollerter quia suadet commonet vrget'; 24 hexameters.

a2r Lambsheim, Johannes de: ‘Prologus.’ Incipit: ‘[S]epe numero et multum mecum reputans quo nam modo possim . . .’

a2v Lambsheim, Johannes de: Speculum conscientiae et novissimorum. ‘Primum capitulum. De vanitate presentium.’ Incipit: ‘[O] quam vecors ille est et insipiens qui terrena querit . . .’ See VL IV 663-8, at 666.

d1r Soliloquium regis superni. Incipit: ‘[I]n caritate perpetua dilecta es a me angelorum domino . . .’

d3v Soliloquium animae delicatae. Incipit: ‘[A]nima mea quid nam est hoc quni(!) quasdam . . .’

d5r ‘Alphabetum exhortatorium.’ Incipit: ‘[A]bnega teipsum et sequere Christum. Ama nesciri et pro nihilo . . .’


Imprint: Speier: Conrad Hist, 14[9]6. 4°.


Collation: a b6 c4 d6.


ISTC: il00031000

Hain: HC *9845;

Goff: Goff L‑31;

BMC: BMC II 508;

Proctor: Pr 2434;

Others: BSB‑Ink I‑466; CIBN L‑28; Engel–Stalla col. 1665; Hillard 1184; Sack, Freiburg, 2102-3; Sheppard 1758.

LCN: 14452656


Copy number: L-026(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century half calf with black cloth boards; bound for the Bodleian Library. Bronzed leather index tabs.

Size: 204 × 146 × 8 mm.

Size of leaf: 200 × 137 mm.

On the title-page the tract number ‘3'. Occasional early marginal annotations.

Three-line initials, some with extensions into the margins, and paragraph marks supplied in red; capital strokes in red.

Provenance: Duplicate from the Royal Library, Munich; ‘Dpl' and number ‘4551' in pencil on a1r. Acquired between 1847 and c.1892, probably in 1850; not in Catalogus (1843) with Appendix.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 5Q 6.56.

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