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Bod-Inc: M-305

Mombritius, Boninus

De dominica Passione.


Analysis of Content

A1r [Title-page.]

A1v Honorius Cubitensis, Johannes: [Letter addressed to] Johannes Schrenck. Incipit: ‘[L]egi superioribus diebus epistolam in qua vehementer desiderabas, magnifice doctor . . .’

A2r Mombritius, Boninus: De dominica Passione [addressed to] Sixtus IV, Pont. Max. Incipit: ‘Alter ab insubribus liber, optime maxime praesul | Te petit hoc etiam pignus amoris habe'. See Gerhard Eis, Die Quellen für das Sanctuarium des mailänder Humanisten Boninus Mombritius, Germanische Studien, 140 (Berlin, 1933), esp. 15-18.

K5r ‘Hymnus de passione Domini nostri Jesu Christi'. Incipit: ‘Da pater omnipotens, da caeli maxime rector | Vt prosit nati passio sacra tui'; 7 elegiac distichs. See Chevalier, Rep. hymn., 4184.

K5r ‘Hymnus de compassione beate Virginis'. Incipit: ‘Sancta dei genitrix moesta comitata cohorte | Ad nati venit tristia fata sui'; 8 elegiac distichs. See Chevalier, Rep. hymn., 18374.


Imprint: Leipzig: Jacobus Thanner, [after 3 Jan. 1499.] 4°.


Collation: A–K6.

Remarks: BMC records the collation as a–k6.


ISTC: im00809000

Hain: HC *11543;

Goff: Goff M‑809;


Proctor: Pr 3077;

Others: BSB‑Ink M‑555; CIBN M‑521; Sheppard 2167.

LCN: 14513680


Copy number: M-305(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century half calf with brown cloth; bound for the Bodleian Library. Parchment index tab on A1.

Size: 197 × 141 × 12 mm.

Size of leaf: 190 × 130 mm.

Some early marginal annotations.

Provenance: Duplicate from the Royal Library, Munich; ‘Dpl' in pencil on A1r, also ‘1065' in pencil on K6v. Date of acquisition unknown; no evidence from the shelfmark.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 5Q 6.34.

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