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Bod-Inc: L-051

Lavacrum Conscientiae


Analysis of Content

[a1r] [Title-page.]

[a2r] [Jacobus de Gruytrode pseudo-]: Lavacrum conscientiae. Incipit: ‘  “[L]auamini, Mundi estote”. Isa. i [Is 1.16]. Ex quo nos sacerdotes omnino non communem . . . “[L]auimini mundi estote” vbi supra. Vbi primo sciendum quod clerici debent esse ornati . . .’ See Bloomfield 2902; on the authorship see DSAM VIII 38.

[n2v] [Table of contents.] ‘Registrum huius opusculi.’


Imprint: [Nuremberg: Friedrich Creussner, 1487-93]. 4°.

Remarks: As dated by BSB‑Ink; Sheppard dates [c.1492], from the only dated example of woodcut I.


Collation: [a–m8 n4].


ISTC: il00096000

Hain: H [not C] *9956;

Goff: Goff L‑96;

BMC: BMC II 455;

Proctor: Pr 2185;

Others: BSB‑Ink L‑69; Sheppard 1596.

LCN: 14458709


Copy number: L-051(1)

Bound with H‑070; see there for details of binding and provenance.

Size of leaf: 212 × 138 mm.

Early marginal annotations, including corrections to the text, pointing hands, and ‘nota' marks, also underlining in the text.

Four-line initials, some with extensions into the margin, are supplied in red; underlining in red.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q inf. 1.20(1).

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