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Bod-Inc: M-054

Mandeville, Johannes de



Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a1v ‘Tabula capitulorum'.

a3r Mandeville, Johannes de: Itinerarius. Incipit: ‘[C]um terra Iherosolimitana, promissionis filiorum Dei . . .’ This text does not contain the interpolated references to Odoric found in the Van Os and Leeu editions. Hakluyt's Collection of the Early Voyages, II 78-138; see Waters Bennett, Rediscovery of Sir John Mandeville, 363 no. 4; VL V 1201-14; Seymour, Sir John Mandeville, 53.


Imprint: [Cologne: Cornelis de Zierikzee, c.1495]. 4°.


Collation: a–c6 d–i4.6.


ISTC: im00162000

Hain: C 3832 = 3831?;

Goff: Goff M‑162;

BMC: BMC I 309;

Proctor: Pr 1498;

Others: CIBN M‑72; Sheppard 1110; Voulliéme, Köln, 682. Microfiche: Unit 6: Image of the World, Travellers' Tales.

LCN: 14478462


Copy number: M-054(1)

Bound with:
1. Johannes de Hese, Itinerarium per diversas mundi partes. Deventer: Jacobus de Breda, 1504;
3. Johannes Franciscus de Pavinis, Baculus pastoralis. [Paris]: F. Regnault, 1514;
4. Petrus Suberti, De cultu vinee domini liber. [Paris]: F. Regnault, 1514.

Binding: Seventeenth-century blind-tooled (fillets only) calf over old grey paper wrappers; bound for the Bodleian Library. ‘23' in white at the head of the spine; and full shelfmark across the upper and fore-edge. Sprinkled red and blue-edged leaves.

Size: 180 × 135 × 40 mm.

Size of leaf: 178 × 124 mm.

Provenance: John Selden (1584-1654)(?); not in MSS. Broxb. 84. 10, Selden Supra 111 or Add. C. 40; item 1 is in Hyde, Catalogus (1674), I 334, with the present shelfmark. Presented in 1659(?).

SHELFMARK: 4° H 23(2) Th. Seld.

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