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Bod-Inc: L-111

Lindelbach, Michael

Praecepta latinitatis.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a1v [Extended title.]

a2r Lindelbach, Michael: ‘Prologus.’ Incipit: ‘[C]upientes, studiosissime Andrea, tuis adquiescere precibus . . .’

a2v Lindelbach, Michael: Praecepta latinitatis. Incipit: ‘[I]n primis itaque dicemus quas res elocutio accomoda et perfecta . . .’ See VL V 839-40.


Imprint: Reutlingen: Johann Otmar, 1486. 4°.


Collation: a–m8.6.


ISTC: il00223100

Hain: HC *10111;

BMC: BMC II 585;

Proctor: Pr 2709;

Others: BSB‑Ink L‑178; CIBN L‑173; Sheppard 1975.

LCN: 14503712


Copy number: L-111(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century half calf over pasteboards; bound for the Bodleian Library.

Size: 210 × 147 × 18 mm.

Size of leaf: 205 × 133 mm.

A few marginal notes, mainly extracting key words, partial manuscript foliation: 1-42, and a table with numbers on m6r in the same contemporary German hand that inscribed the ownership note.

On b4r a three-line initial is supplied in red.

Provenance: Beyharting, Bavaria, Augustinian Canons Regular, S. Johannes Baptista; inscription on a1r: ‘Cœnobij Beyharting'. Duplicate from the Royal Library, Munich; ‘Dupl' on a1r and probable duplicate number ‘1485' in pencil on m6v. Acquired between 1847 and c.1892, probably in 1850; not in Catalogus (1843) with Appendix.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 5Q 6.81.

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