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Bod-Inc: M-036

Mamoris, Petrus

Flagellum maleficorum, et al.


Analysis of Content

a2r Mamoris, Petrus: [Preface addressed to] Ludovicus de Rochechouart, Bishop of Saintes. Incipit: ‘[S]upra vires etiam exploratas arduum opus considero . . .’ The author is called Petrus Madonis here.

a2v Mamoris, Petrus: Flagellum maleficorum. Incipit: ‘[Q]uoniam tempore multo nimis Anglorum . . . [A]d aures sepe venit iudicum ecclesie in Aquitania . . .’

e6v Henricus de Gorichen: Tractatus de superstitiosis quibusdam casibus. Incipit: ‘[I]n lectione nouissima vestris me obligaui dilectionibus responsurum quibusdam mihi presentatis casibus . . .’ See A. G. Weiler, Heinrich von Gorkum (†1431): seine Stellung in der Philosophie und der Theologie des Spätmittelalters (Zurich and Cologne, 1962), 97 no. 28.


Imprint: [Toulouse: Henricus Mayer, c.1485]. 4°.

Remarks: As dated by Sheppard; CIBN dates [between 1486 and 1488].


Collation: a–d8 e f6.

Remarks: Leaf a2 signed a1, a3 a2, etc.


ISTC: im00103700

Hain: C 3787;


Proctor: Pr 8719;

Others: CIBN M‑45; Sheppard 6757.

LCN: 14477100


Copy number: M-036(1)

Wanting the blank leaf a1. Leaf a8 is bound before f1.

Binding: Nineteenth-century half red morocco over pasteboards. ‘71'(?) on a slip of paper pasted on the front endleaf.

Size: 200 × 140 × 8 mm.

Size of leaf: 193 × 131 mm.

Ruling in red ink. A few marginal notes, extracting key words, in a humanist hand.

Provenance: [ ] Fulcrandus(?) (fifteenth/sixteenth century); name partly visible under ultraviolet light on e6r. Inscription on f5v. Francis Douce (1757-1834); armorial book-plate. Bequeathed in 1834.

SHELFMARK: Douce 54.

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