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Bod-Inc: M-097

Margarita Decretalium

Annotationes Margaritarum Decretalium.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a1v Brant, Sebastian: [Verse addressed to] Nicolaus Kesler. Incipit: ‘Multiplices cernis iuris studiose libellos | Quos impressorum prestitit arte labor'; 9 elegiac distichs.

a2r Annotationes Margaritarum Decretalium. Incipit: ‘[A]bbas ea que sunt episcopalis dignitatis . . .’


Imprint: Basel: Nicolaus Kesler, [c.1496]. Folio.


Collation: a8 b c6 d4 e–g6.


ISTC: im00263000

Hain: HC + Addenda *10755; C 2786;

Goff: Goff M‑263;


Proctor: Pr 7700;

Others: BSB‑Ink A‑548; CIBN M‑132; Oates 2818; Sack, Freiburg, 2342; Sheppard 2491.

LCN: 14113502


Copy number: M-097(1)

Binding: Black cloth over brown paper wrappers; yellow-edged leaves; leather index tab on a1.

Size: 286 × 210 × 12 mm.

Size of leaf: 280 × 196 mm.

Inscription in an early hand on a1r: ‘V solidis emj 99 Michaelis'. A few marginal notes, mainly extracting key words, and pointing hands in the same hand.

Provenance: George Dunn (1865-1912); book-plate. Purchased in July 1918 from Lewine for £15; see BQR 2,19 (1918), 167; pencil note on a1v and library stamp, dated 5 July 1918.

SHELFMARK: Inc. d. GS2.1.

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