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Bod-Inc: L-052

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. Ubi primo sciendum quod clerici debent esse ornati . . .’ See L‑051.

n1r [Table of contents.] ‘Registrum huius opusculi.’


Imprint: Augsburg: Anton Sorg, 1489. 4°.


Collation: a–m8 n4.


ISTC: il00097000

Hain: HC *9957;

Goff: Goff L‑97;

BMC: BMC II 354;

Proctor: Pr 1713;

Others: BSB‑Ink L‑70; Sack, Freiburg, 1947; Sheppard 1258.

LCN: 14459364


Copy number: L-052(1)

The last gathering, n, contains four leaves, with the last two blank (not as BMC).

Binding: Nineteenth-century half calf with brown cloth boards; bound for the Bodleian Library. Remains of a parchment index tab on a1.

Size: 208 × 148 × 18 mm.

Size of leaf: 200 × 132 mm.

Occasional early marginal annotations.

Three- to five-line initials, some with extensions into the margins, are supplied in red; capital strokes and underlining in red.

Provenance: Duplicate from the Royal Library, Munich; ‘Dpl' and pencil number ‘2363' on a1r. Acquired between 1847 and c.1892, probably in 1850; not in Catalogus (1843) with Appendix.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 5Q 6.59.

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