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Bod-Inc: M-156

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: Antoine Caillaut, [c.1496-8]. 8°.


Collation: a–c8 d4.

Types: Types: 65 G, text; 97 G, title and headlines.

Leaves: 28 leaves, the last blank.

Line number: 30 lines, plus headline (a3r).

Type area: Type area: 98 (103) ×66 mm (a3r).


ISTC: im00372500

Hain: H *1350;

Goff: Goff T‑303;

Proctor: Pr 7955;

Others: BSB‑Ink M‑265; CIBN M‑233; Hillard 1349; Michelitsch 24; Sheppard 6197.

LCN: 14453776


Copy number: M-156(1)

Binding: Black paper wrappers.

Size: 141 × 98 × 5 mm.

Size of leaf: 141 × 98 mm.

Early manuscript foliation: 110-136; some marginal notes, mainly correcting the text, in an early hand. On d4v: ‘Saulx' in a sixteenth-century hand.

A few initials are supplied in red.

Provenance: Francis Douce (1757-1834); armorial book-plate. Bequeathed in 1834.

SHELFMARK: Douce A 47.

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