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Bod-Inc: M-155

Matthaeus de Cracovia

De modo confitendi et puritate conscientiae.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

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: [Paris: Philippe Pigouchet, c.1492]. 4°.


Collation: a8 b c6.

Types: Types: 130 G, title; 81 B. Capital spaces, some with guide-letters. Lombard C.

Leaves: 20 leaves, the last blank.

Line number: 34 lines (a4r).

Type area: Type area: 136 ×90 mm (a4r).

Remarks: Leaf a1r, title: ‘Confeſſionale beati thome de aquino'; a1v, table: ‘Incipit confeſſionale ſeu libellus optimus beati thome de | aquino de modo confitendi / et de puritate conſciencie. Et | primo tabula | . . .'; a2r: ‘[q]Voniaƺ = “m” fundamentum et ianua virtutum: om | neſqƺ = “que” gratie / . . .'; b1r: ‘bus non intenta ſenſu corporis per vanas . . .'; c5v, l. 28: ‘Explicit peroptimus tractatus / de confeſſione ſeu | puritate cordis / et mundicia mentis.'; c6 blank.


ISTC: im00372300

Hain: C 536;

Proctor: Pr 7965;

Others: CIBN M‑228; Michelitsch 293 = 355; Oates 2940; Sheppard 6308.

LCN: 14551930


Copy number: M-155(1)

Bound with A‑073; see there for details of binding and provenance.

Size of leaf: 206 × 135 mm.

A few marginal notes, mainly correcting the text, ‘nota' marks, and underlining in the same early hand that annotated item 3.

On a1v a three-line initial ‘C' is supplied in red with brown and red pen-work decoration extending into the margin. On a2r a four-line initial ‘Q' is supplied in red with reserved white decoration. Other initials and paragraph marks are supplied in red on a1-2 only.

SHELFMARK: Douce 96(4).

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