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Bod-Inc: M-028

Mayronis, Franciscus de

Sermones de sanctis, et al.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a1v [Table of contents.]

2a1r Ma[y]ronis, Franciscus de: Sermones de sanctis. [Sermo I.] Incipit: ‘  “[V]erbum caro factum est . . .” [Io 1,14.] Quia inter cetera scripture oracula . . .’ Among the sermons are included the following tracts: Tractatus de baptismo; de angelis; de humilitate; de suffragiis defunctorum; de indulgenciis. See Schneyer, Repertorium, II nos 93-184 and Roth, Franz von Mayronis, 70.

h7r Ma[y]ronis, Franciscus de: ‘In festo sancti Mathie apostoli. Sermo primo.’ Incipit: ‘  “[C]ecidit sors super Mathiam et annumeratus . . .” [Act 1,26.] Quia secundum preclaram Dauid propheciam . . .’ Inserted between sermons 119 and 120.

D7r Ma[y]ronis, Franciscus de: Tractatus super Pater Noster. Incipit: ‘  “[V]oluntas dei sanctificatio vestra . . .” [I Th 4,3.] Non potest bene seruiri persone nisi sciatur eius voluntas . . .’

E2r Ma[y]ronis, Franciscus de: Tractatus de penitentia. Incipit: ‘  “[P]enitentiam agite appropinquabit enim regnum celorum” [Mt 4,17.] Quia beatus Iohannes convocans populum . . .’

E5v Ma[y]ronis, Franciscus de: Tractatus de ieiunio. Incipit: ‘[I]eiunium vt ait Augustinus purgat mentem subleuat sensum . . .’

E6v Ma[y]ronis, Franciscus de: Tractatus de articulis fidei. Incipit: ‘[C]irca articulos fidei sciendum est quod in exordio surgentis ecclesie . . .’

F1v Ma[y]ronis, Franciscus de: Tractatus super magnificat. Incipit: ‘  “[M]agnificat anima mea . . .” [Lc 1,46.] Hoc est canticum leticie . . .’

F5v Ma[y]ronis, Franciscus de: Tractatus de corpore Christi. Incipit: ‘  “[M]emoriam fecit mirabilium suorum . . .” [Ps 110.] Tria sunt preconia . . .’

G5r Ma[y]ronis, Franciscus de: Tractatus de septem donis Spiritus Sancti. Incipit: ‘  “[I]n principio creauit Deus . . .” [Gn 1,1.] Nota quod sicut Deus maiorem mundum creauit . . .’

G6v Ma[y]ronis, Franciscus de: Tractatus de ultimo iudicio. Incipit: ‘[D]e vltimo Dei iudicio mihi consideranti occurrunt . . .’

H1r Ma[y]ronis, Franciscus de: Tractatus super Missus est. Incipit: ‘  “[I]n mense autem sexto missus est angelus Gabriel . . .” [Lc 1,26.] Quia instante deuotissimo tempore . . .’


Imprint: Basel: Jacobus Wolff, de Pforzheim, 1498. 4°.


Collation: a10 2a–z A–H8 I10.

Illustrations: Woodcut initial.


ISTC: im00094000

Hain: H *10532;

Goff: Goff M‑94;


Proctor: Pr 7706;

Others: BSB‑Ink F‑247; Sack, Freiburg, 2409; Sheppard 2498-9.

LCN: 14827938


Copy number: M-028(1)

Wanting a1.

Binding: Contemporary German (Cologne) blind-tooled calf over bevelled wooden boards, with two metal catches, two clasps lost. Triple fillets form an intersecting double frame. Within the outer frame two parallel horizontal stripes of a foliate staff roll and a vertical roll containing three armorial shields, linked up by ornamental foliage: the first, ermine, on a chief three crowns, for the city of Cologne; the second, (argent) a cross (sable), for the archbishopric; the third, a bend wavy and in chief the uncial letter ‘D', the arms of Johann Düster, the binder. Diagonal triple fillets divide the inner rectangle into lozenge-shaped and triangular compartments, decorated with a circular rosette stamp and lozenge-shaped floral stamps; see Goldschmidt, 179 no. 57 and pl. CIII(57); Weale, R. 647; Ilse Schunke, Der Kölner Rollen-u. Platteneinband im 16. Jahrhundert, Sammlung bibliothekswissenschaftlicher Arbeiten, 46 (1937), 365 Rollen no. 3. Rebacked.

Size: 225 × 165 × 50 mm.

Size of leaf: 212 × 144 mm.

Pastedowns consist of parchment leaves from a late twelfth-/early thirteenth-century Psalter (front) and a thirteenth-century Breviary (rear).

‘4a' in brown ink in the lower margin of a2r. A few marginal notes, mainly extracting key words, in two different early hands. Partial manuscript title on the fore-edge.

SHELFMARK: Don. e.545.

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