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Mombritius, Boninus

Sanctuarium sive Vitae Sanctorum.


Analysis of Content

Part I.

[*2r] [Table of contents, listing alphabetically the saints in both volumes.]

a2r Mombritius, Boninus: [Verse addressed to] Cichus [i.e. Franciscus] Simoneta. Boninus Mombritius, Sanctuarium seu Vitae Sanctorum, ed. the Monks of Solesme, 2 vols (Paris, 1910), at I 10.

a2r Mombritius, Boninus: [Verse addressed to the reader.] Boninus Mombritius, Sanctuarium, I 10-11.

a2r Mombritius, Boninus: Sanctuarium sive Vitae Sanctorum. Boninus Mombritius, Sanctuarium, I 11-613, but with the life of S. Franciscus following that SS. Fides and Caprasius, rather than that of SS. Flavianus, Faustus, etc.; see also Eis, Die Quellen für das Sanctuarium.

Part II.

[†1v] [Table of contents for part II.]

h2r Mombritius, Boninus: Sanctuarium sive Vitae Sanctorum. Boninus Mombritius, Sanctuarium, II 6-652.

VV9r Mombritius, Boninus: [Verse addressed to] Cichus Simoneta. Boninus Mombritius, Sanctuarium, II 653.

VV9v Mombritius, Boninus: Sanctuarium sive Vitae Sanctorum. ‘Sanctae Monyce matris beati Augustini vita'. Boninus Mombritius, Sanctuarium, II 653-5.


Imprint: [Milan: Printer for Boninus Mombritius, c.1477]. Folio.

Remarks: In two parts. As dated by Sheppard; CIBN dates [c.1478], BSB‑Ink [c.1477-8].


Collation: Part I: [*4] a10 aa aaa aaaa va via viia8 viiia10 b bb bbb bbbb bbbbb bvi bvii bviii bviiii bx8 c cc ccc cccc ccccc vic viic viiic8 viiiic6+1 d dd ddd dddd8 e ee eee8 eeee2 f8 ff6 F FF8 FFF6 g gg ggg gggg8; part II: [†2] h10 hh I II III IIII L8 LL10 m mm mmm 4m vm vim viim viiim viiiim xm8 xim10 n nn nnn8 nnnn8+1 p pp ppp pppp vp q8 r6 rr4 s ss sss ssss sv vis viis viiis8 T12 t8 tt ttt6 V8 VV10.

Remarks: Leaf a1 blank, a2 signed ai, etc.; h1 blank, h2 signed hi, etc. nnnn5 signed pi. Collation not as BMC.


ISTC: im00810000

Hain: HC *11544;

Goff: Goff M‑810;

BMC: BMC VI 736;

Proctor: Pr 6081;

Others: BSB‑Ink M‑556; CIBN M‑522; Hillard 1407; Sheppard 4916.

LCN: 14513802


Copy number: M-306(1)

Wanting nnnn4, as in other copies.

Bound in two volumes.

Binding: Nineteenth-century blind-tooled calf; bound for the Bodleian Library. Parchment index tabs dyed red. Spines of both volumes damaged.

Size: Vol. 1: 434 × 308 × 73 mm; vol. 2: 434 × 308 × 77 mm.

Size of leaf: 415 × 283 mm.

Occasional corrections to the text in black ink.

Two- to seven-line initials, some with extensions into the margins, are supplied in red; some capital strokes and underlining in red. Irregular early manuscript foliation: vol. 1: 1-341; vol. 2: 1-360.

Provenance: Scheyern, Bavaria, BVM, Benedictines; inscriptions on a2r and h2r: ‘Monasterii Schyrensis ordinis S. P. Benedicti'. Duplicate from the Royal Library, Munich; ‘Dupl.' in pencil on [*1v] and [†1r]. Purchased from Munich via Thomas Rodd for Fl. 50, i.e. £5. 0. 0; see Books Purchased (1837), 26.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 6Q inf. 2.8, 9.

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