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Bod-Inc: M-082

Marchesinus, Johannes

Mammotrectus super Bibliam.


Analysis of Content

[a2r] [Marchesinus, Johannes: Prologue.] Incipit: ‘[I]mpatiens proprie imperitie ac ruditati compatiens pauperum clericorum . . .’ See Stegmüller, Repertorium biblicum, 4776(I). See also M‑080.

[a2r] [Marchesinus, Johannes]: Mammotrectus super Bibliam I: Gn-Apc [omitting Ps]. Incipit: ‘  “[F]rater Ambrosius”, etc. Frater sit in fide. Perferens . . .’ See Stegmüller, Repertorium biblicum, 4776(I), with some variations.

[p1v] [Marchesinus, Johannes: Mammotrectus super Bibliam II.] Incipit: ‘[E]mendaram penultima producta pro emendaueram . . .’ See Stegmüller, Repertorium biblicum, 4776(I) (Ps); 4777(II) 17-18, 16, 15, 1-3, 6, 4-5, 7-12, 19.

[A5v] [Marchesinus, Johannes?]: ‘Prefatio'. Incipit: ‘[O]mnium scriptorum veterum vsque in nos celebris est . . .’ Explicit: iungitur prosequendus

[A6r] [Table of contents.] ‘Tabula super bibliam'.


Imprint: [Cologne: Conrad Winters, de Homborch], 24 Dec. 1476. Folio.


Collation: [a–d10.8 e f8 g10 h8 i6 k10 l m8 n6 o–t10 v–y8 z6 A8].


ISTC: im00235000

Hain: HC 10556;

Goff: Goff M‑235;

BMC: BMC I 245;

Proctor: Pr 1162;

Others: CIBN M‑120; Hillard 1318; Sheppard 889; Voulliéme, Köln, 781.

LCN: 14476874


Copy number: M-082(1)

Wanting the blank leaves [a1] and [A8].

The setting of the first two lines on [a2r] is as Voulliéme, not as BMC.

Binding: Eighteenth-century(?) half calf; marbled paper boards; remains or scars of parchment or leather index tabs; rebacked.

Size: 298 × 224 × 45 mm.

Size of leaf: 290 × 205 mm.

On [k1r] a three-line initial ‘N' is supplied in blue with reserved white decoration; other one- to six-line initials and paragraph marks are supplied in red; capital strokes and underlining in red. Some running headings supplied in black ink in a fifteenth-century hand.

Provenance: J. T. Hand (fl. 1834-1837), 1836; bibliographical note on the recto of the front endleaf, signed ‘J. T. Hand', and dated ‘7/2/36'; purchased at his sale, lot 223, for £0. 5. 0; see Books Purchased (1837), 24.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q inf. 1.57

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