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Bod-Inc: L-084

Leonardus Matthaei de Utino

Sermones aurei de sanctis.


Analysis of Content

[a1v] [List of sermons.]

[a2r] Leonardus [Matthaei] de Utino: Sermones aurei de sanctis. ‘Prologus.’ Incipit: ‘[D]iuinorum interpres misteriorum . . .’

[a2v] Leonardus [Matthaei] de Utino: Sermones aurei de sanctis. ‘In festo gloriosissimi confessoris sancti Leonardi Sermo.’ Incipit: ‘  “[N]ardus mea dedit odorem . . .” [Ct 1,11]'. See L‑078.


Imprint: Nuremberg: Anton Koberger, 22 Jan. 1478. Folio.


Collation: [a10 b c8 d10 e8 f6 g8 h10 i k8 l6 m8 n10 o8 p6 q r8 s6 t10 v x8 y10 z A–C8].


ISTC: il00159000

Hain: HC *16134;

Goff: Goff L‑159;

BMC: BMC II 415;

Proctor: Pr 1982;

Others: BSB‑Ink L‑114; CIBN L‑130; Rhodes 1087; Sack, Freiburg, 2239-40; Sheppard 1441-2.

LCN: 14549950


Copy number: L-084(1)

Bound with H‑107(3); see there for details of binding and provenance.

Size of leaf: 407 × 265 mm.

Extensive marginal notes, mainly extracting key words and commenting on the text, in Jacobus Matzenberger's hand. A much abbreviated note of payments on [C8v]: ‘Pro 9 s[olidi] sat 1 flor. viii b[ch?] et sunt 27 qu[ ]is 1 ort ligatori pro [ ] 30 d vii b[ ] corporatori(?) absque papiro meo.’

Initials, paragraph marks, and heading underlining supplied in red; capital strokes in red.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 4Q 1.11(2).

Copy number: L-084(2)

Binding: Nineteenth-century blind-tooled calf; bound for the Bodleian Library. Part of the original book-label pasted on the front pastedown.

Size: 420 × 300 × 50 mm.

Size of leaf: 407 × 278 mm.

‘7' on the upper left-hand corner of [a1r]. A few early pointing hands. On [C8r-v] an inscription and pen-trials in the rubricator's hand.

On [a2r] a 14-line initial ‘D' is supplied in red with red pen-work decoration extending into the margin. Other initials, paragraph marks, and heading underlining are supplied in red; capital strokes in red.

Provenance: Reichenhall, Bavaria, S. Zeno, Augustinian Canons; inscription on [a2r]: ‘Monasterij S. Zenonis'. Duplicate from the Royal Library, Munich(?); ‘1620' in pencil on [C8v], probably a Munich duplicate number. Acquired between 1847 and c.1892, probably in 1850; not in Catalogus (1843) with Appendix.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 5Q 2.15.

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