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Bod-Inc: M-209

Methodius, S.

Revelationes divinae a sanctis angelis factae, et al. (ed. Sebastian Brant).


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a1v Brant, Sebastian: [Letter addressed to] Johannes Meder. Incipit: ‘Hortaris me crebro interpellacionibus quoque assiduis . . .’ Dated Basel, 1 Nov. 1497.

a3r Aytinger, Wolfgangus: [Preface.] Incipit: ‘  “[H]omo cum in honore esset” . . . [Ps 48] . . . Omne lignum paradisi non est assimilatum . . .’

a5r Methodius, S. [pseudo-]: Revelationes divinae a sanctis angelis factae. Edited by Sebastian Brant. Incipit: ‘[S]ciendum nanque est quod exeuntes Adam et Eua de paradiso virgines fuisse . . .’ Explicit: in infernum ex quo imperium nunc et in sempiternum . . .Amen See M‑208.

d5r Aytinger, Wolfgangus: Tractatus super Methodium. Edited by Sebastian Brant. Incipit: ‘  “[H]ierusalem calcabitur a gentibus” . . . [Lc 21,24] . . . Tunc enim omnis plenitudo gentium intrauerit omnis Israhel saluus erit. Beatus Methodius vero dicit . . .’ Explicit: verus amator pacis. Amen.

i6r [Verse.] Incipit: ‘Omnipotens genitor qui verbo cuncta creasti | Condignas laudes quis tibi ferre potest'; 2 elegiac distichs.


Imprint: Basel: Michael Furter, 5 Jan. 1498. 4°.


Collation: a–g8 h i6.

Illustrations: Woodcuts.


ISTC: im00524000

Hain: HC *11121;

Goff: Goff M‑524;


Proctor: Pr 7738;

Others: BSB‑Ink M‑352; CIBN M‑331; Oates 2833; Sack, Freiburg, 2443; Schramm XXII p. 43; Schreiber V 4648; Sheppard 2527.

LCN: 14454519


Copy number: M-209(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century gold-tooled diced russia; sprinkled blue-edged leaves; marbled pastedowns.

Size: 212 × 145 × 16 mm.

Size of leaf: 201 × 131 mm.

A few marginal notes, mainly providing corrections to the text, in an early humanist hand.

Provenance: Francis Douce (1757-1834); armorial book-plate; bibliographical notes on the recto of the front endleaf. Bequeathed in 1834.

SHELFMARK: Douce 109.

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