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Bod-Inc: M-037

Mamoris, Petrus

Flagellum maleficorum, et al.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

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

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

e2v Henricus de Gorichen: Tractatus de superstitiosis quibusdam casibus. Incipit: ‘[I]n lectione nouissima vestris me obligaui dilectionibus responsurum quibusdam mihi presentatis casibus . . .’ See M‑036.


Imprint: [Lyons: Guillaume Balsarin, between 1488 and 1498]. 4°.

Remarks: Dated after the state of the device; see CIBN.


Collation: a–e8.


ISTC: im00103600

Hain: H 10575;


Proctor: Pr 8579;

Others: CIBN M‑46; Sheppard 6639.

LCN: 14477010


Copy number: M-037(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century half red morocco over marbled pasteboards; sprinkled red-edged leaves.

Size: 197 × 140 × 8 mm.

Size of leaf: 191 × 136 mm.

Marginal notes, mainly extracting key words, in a fifteenth/sixteenth-century hand.

Paragraph marks are supplied in red.

Provenance: Francis Douce (1757-1834); armorial book-plate. Bequeathed in 1834.

SHELFMARK: Douce 53.

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