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Bod-Inc: M-133

Martyrium Sanctorum

De martyrio sanctorum.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a2r De martyrio sanctorum. [Introduction.] Incipit: ‘[Q]uerenti mihi ac diligenter perscrutanti . . .’

a3v De martyrio sanctorum. ‘Capitulum .i. Quid est martyrium'. Incipit: ‘[V]enientes igitur ad primum dicimus, quod(?) martyrium est passio . . .’ Explicit: dulcedine satiare possimus per infinita secula seculorum. Amen.


Imprint: [Basel: Jacobus Wolff, de Pforzheim, c.1492]. 4°.

Remarks: Pellechet MS. assigns to [Johann Amerbach].


Collation: a–e8 f–h6.

Illustrations: Woodcut initial.


ISTC: im00331000

Hain: HC *10864;

Goff: Goff M‑331;


Proctor: Pr 7641;

Others: CIBN M‑189; Hillard 1334; Pellechet MS. 7725 (7633); Sack, Freiburg, 2373; Sheppard 2497.

LCN: 14717479


Copy number: M-133(1)

Binding: Twentieth-century(?) mottled paper boards, with red-edged leaves.

Size: 205 × 150 × 13 mm.

Size of leaf: 199 × 140 mm.

On h6v a note in a contemporary hand listing the contents of various books of the Bible and of Aristotle: ‘Genesis das buch der schepffung': ‘Numeri', ‘Exodus', ‘Leviticus', ‘Deuteronomius', ‘Iudicum', ‘Regum', ‘Paralipomenus', ‘Ecclesiasticus', ‘Ecclesiastes', ‘Threnorum', ‘Appocalipsis', ‘Actus apostolorum', ‘Visicorum' [Phisicorum], ‘Ethicorum', ‘Yconomicorum', ‘Polliticorum', ‘Hetecorum [Heticorum]', ‘Elencorum'.

Initials, paragraph marks, and underlining of chapter headings are supplied in red; capital strokes in red.

Provenance: Purchased out of the Gordon Duff Fund from Bernhard Wendt, Catalogue 23/9, for 200DM, in Feb. 1964; note on the front pastedown.

SHELFMARK: Inc. e. GS2.1.

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