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Bod-Inc: M-154

Matthaeus de Cracovia

De modo confitendi et puritate conscientiae.


Analysis of Content

a1v [Table of contents.]

a2r Thomas Aquinas [pseudo-; Matthaeus de Cracovia]: De modo confitendi et puritate conscientiae. Incipit: ‘[Q]uoniam fundamentum et ianua virtutum . . .’ Explicit: gloria tua ad quam nos perducat ipse deus qui vivit . . .amen Often attributed to Thomas Aquinas or Bonaventura; see M‑153.


Imprint: [Speier: Printer of ‘Gesta Christi', c.1472]. 4°.

Remarks: As dated by Sack; BSB‑Ink dates [c.1473], Sheppard [c.1472, 73].


Collation: a–c8 d e6.


ISTC: im00371850

Hain: HC *1343;

Goff: Goff T‑301;

BMC: BMC II 483;

Proctor: Pr 2327;

Others: BSB‑Ink M‑261; Michelitsch 17; Sack, Freiburg, 3408; Sheppard 1686.

LCN: 14551954


Copy number: M-154(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century blind-tooled red morocco; gilt-edged leaves and marbled pastedowns.

Size: 198 × 143 × 8 mm.

Size of leaf: 190 × 132 mm.

Underlining and ‘nota' mark on e4r.

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

Provenance: William Blades (1824-1890); book-plate. London, St Bride Foundation, William Blades Library, 1891; stamp on a1r and e6v. Purchased through Quaritch at Hodgson's, 6 Mar. 1952, lot 239; see BLR 4,4 (1953), 230; pencil note on the verso of the front endleaf.

SHELFMARK: Inc. e. G8.2.

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