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Bod-Inc: M-057

Maneken, Carolus

Formulae epistolarum.


Analysis of Content

[*1r] [Title-page.]

[*1v] ‘Tabula epistolarum'.

a1r Maneken, Carolus: Formulae epistolarum. ‘Intimatur amico implectio(?) sue petitionis quo ad collectionem epistolarum.’ Incipit: ‘[S]alutes plurimas quam effundere possit hic calamus . . .’ See VL X 389-91; J. Ijsewijn, ‘The Coming of Humanism to the Low Countries', in Itinerarium Italicum. The Profile of the Italian Renaissance in the Mirror of its European Transformations, Dedicated to P. O. Kristeller, ed. H. A. Oberman and Th. A. Brady, Studies in Medieval and Reformation Thought, 14 (Leiden, 1975), 219-25, 234-5, 240-2, 300; Companion to Neo-Latin Studies, ed. J. Ijsewijn (Louvain, 1990), 149; CE III 401-2.


Imprint: [Strasbourg: Johann (Reinhard) Grüninger], 1485. 4°.


Collation: [*]6 a–m8.


ISTC: im00178000

Hain: H 10667;

Goff: Goff M‑178;

BMC: BMC I 104;

Proctor: Pr 444;

Others: CIBN M‑100; Sack, Freiburg, 2322; Sheppard 359.

LCN: 14456652


Copy number: M-057(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century marbled paper boards backed with purple paper; sprinkled blue-edged leaves.

Size: 175 × 130 × 20 mm.

Size of leaf: 171 × 122 mm.

Heavily erased inscriptions unread on [*1r], [*6v], and m7v, the last two in red ink by the rubricator. A few marginal notes, mainly extracting key words, ‘nota' marks, and some underlining in an early hand.

Paragraph marks, underlining of chapter headings, and capital strokes are supplied in red.

Provenance: Purchased for 15 Marks from Joseph Baer & Co., 143. Lager-Catalog (1884), no. 93; see Library Bills, 7 May 1884.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 7Q 5.34.

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