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Bod-Inc: M-015

Magninus Mediolanensis

Regimen sanitatis.


Analysis of Content

a2r Magninus Mediolanensis: [Preface addressed to Andreas Ghini de Malpighi], Bishop of Arras. Incipit: ‘[I]n primis deum testor cuius nomen sit beneditum ab hoc enim principaliter . . .’ Explicit: opere mitius supportabit For the identification of the dedicatee see Magninus Mediolanensis, Regimen na sláinte. Regimen sanitatis, ed. James Carney, 3 vols (Dublin, 1942), I p. xx; for the author see Regimen na sláinte. Regimen sanitatis, ed. Carney, I pp. xxii–xxiv.

a2v [Table of contents.] Regimen na sláinte. Regimen sanitatis, ed. Carney, I 105-7.

a3v Magninus Mediolanensis: Regimen sanitatis. Regimen na sláinte. Regimen sanitatis, ed. Carney, I 107-225, II 139-287, III 165-341.


Imprint: Louvain: Johannes de Westfalia, 1482. 4°.


Collation: a–y8.


ISTC: im00051000

Hain: HC 10483;

Goff: Goff M‑51;

BMC: BMC IX 141;

Proctor: Pr 9230;

Others: Campbell 1188; CIBN M‑19; HPT II 435; ILC 1516; Oates 3708; Rhodes 1145; Sheppard 7088. Microfiche: Unit 12: Medical Incunabula: Part II.

LCN: 14478018


Copy number: M-015(1)

Wanting the blank leaf a1.

Binding: Seventeenth-century reversed calf; bound for the Bodleian Library(?). Upper cover loose.

Size: 216 × 149 × 41 mm.

Size of leaf: 206 × 137 mm.

Manuscript inscription on a2r asking for prayers for Richard Camden, Thomas Richardson, and other members of their families: ‘Pro bono statu Rycardi Camden et Margerie uxoris eius et pro animabus Johannis Camden et Alicie uxoris eius omnium benefactorumque et pro animabus Thome Rechardson et Emmote(?) uxoris suorum'. Other early marginal annotations, including comments on the text, ‘nota' marks, and pointing hands, also underlining in the text in black ink.

Provenance: Acquired by 1620: see James, Catalogus (1620), p. 308.

Former Bodleian shelfmarks: M 3.10; B 22. 12 Linc.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 2Q 5.6.

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