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Bod-Inc: M-131

Martinus Oppaviensis

Margarita decreti seu Tabula Martiniana.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a2r Martinus Oppaviensis: Margarita decreti seu Tabula Martiniana. Incipit: ‘[I]nter alia quecunque ad fidelium Christi doctrinam scripta sunt liber decretorum . . . [A]aron. Qui charitas Aaron multipliciter insinuatur . . .’ See M‑130.


Imprint: Strasbourg: [Printer of the 1483 Jordanus de Quedlinburg (Georg Husner)], 1 Sept. 1486. Folio.


Collation: a–b8 c–s6 t8.

Remarks: Leaf a2 signed a.


ISTC: im00323000

Hain: HC *10843;

Goff: Goff M‑323;

BMC: BMC I 135;

Proctor: Pr 607;

Others: BSB‑Ink M‑232; F. R. Goff, ‘The Dates in Certain German Incunabula', Papers of the Bibliographical Society of America, 34 (1940), 17-67, at 53; Sack, Freiburg, 2363; Sheppard 469.

LCN: 14550239


Copy number: M-131(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century calf rebacked with brown cloth, and with marbled paper boards.

Size: 315 × 225 × 24 mm.

Size of leaf: 304 × 218 mm.

A few early ‘nota' marks and pointing hands in red ink. ‘4. no. 359' in turquoise ink in the upper margin of a1r. ‘M 2701' in pencil on rear pastedown. On a2r a marginal note (a legal reference) in a sixteenth-century hand.

On a2r a seven-line faded initial ‘I' is supplied in blue with reserved white decoration. Other initials, paragraph marks, and underlining of chapter headings are supplied in red; capital strokes in red.

Provenance: Amandus Ruepp (eighteenth century); inscription on a1r: ‘Pertinet ad P. Amandum Ruepp O.P. Anno. 1791'. Engelbert-Karl Arenberg, 10th Duke of Arenberg (1899-1974). August Laube. Purchased out of the Gordon Duff Fund in 1961.

SHELFMARK: Inc. c. G7.1486.1.

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