Analysis of Content
A2r [Introduction to the table of contents.] Incipit: ‘[U]t continentiam notabilium, punctorum et materiarum . . .’
A2r [Table of contents, in alphabetical order.]
a1r [Second title-page, with woodcut.]
a2r Lochmaier, Michael: Parochiale curatorum. Incipit: ‘[I]nterpellauerunt me plures animarum curatores . . . Capitulum primum. Quid sit ius parrochiale . . . Tractaturus igitur de iuribus parrochialibus . . .’ See VL V 891-3, at 892.
Imprint: [Nuremberg: Friedrich Creussner, not before 1493]. 4°.
Collation: A8 B6 a b8 c6 d–t8.
Hain: HC *10167;
Goff: Goff L‑267;
BMC: BMC II 455;
Proctor: Pr 2189;
Others: BSB‑Ink L‑210; Sack, Freiburg, 2267; Schramm XVIII p. 16; Schreiber V 4521; Sheppard 1597.
Copy number: L-135(1)
Printed slips pasted over incorrect headlines on a7v, a8r-v, d7r-v, and d8r-v.
Binding: Contemporary blind-tooled leather over wooden boards, with manuscript title on a rectangular label at the head of the upper cover, covered with green paper for Francis Douce. Two metal catches on the upper cover. Strips from a contemporary manuscript, on paper, visible in the binding. Rebacked in green morocco with title on a square red label at the head of the spine.
Size: 220 × 155 × 43 mm.
Size of leaf: 214 × 148 mm.
A few marginal notes, extracting key words and numbering, in a contemporary hand in red ink.
Initials, with pen-work decoration, paragraph marks, and underlining of chapter headings are supplied in red. Capital strokes in red.
Provenance: Bamberg, Bavaria, Carmelites; inscription on A1r: ‘Carmeli Bambergensis'. Francis Douce (1757-1834); armorial book-plate. Bequeathed in 1834.
SHELFMARK: Douce 134.
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