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Bod-Inc: M-313

Monte Dell'orazione [Italian and Latin]


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a1v [Prayer.] Incipit: ‘[A]ve verum corpus domini natum ex Maria virgine . . .’ Explicit: nuptiis. Deo gratias semper. Amen

a1v Monte dell'orazione. Incipit: ‘[F]u uno monaco desideroso di conoscere Dio e le sue . . .’ Explicit: misericordia e pietade . . .Amen

d4r ‘Oratione deuotissima per acquistare gratia di perseuerare sempre nella oratione'. Incipit: ‘O acerbissima inextimabile incomprehensibile e insopportabile passione . . .’ Explicit: tu poni uita

d5v ‘Tavola'.

d6v [Colophon.]


Imprint: Florence: Francesco Bonaccorsi, for Piero Pacini, 10 May 1496. 4°.


Collation: a–c8 d6.

Types: Type: 88 R.

Leaves: 30 leaves.

Line number: 37 lines (a2r).

Type area: Type area: 165 ×95 mm (a2r).

Illustrations: Woodcuts on a1r and d4r: see Kristeller.

Remarks: Leaf a1r, title: ‘¶MONTE DELLE ORATIONE'; [woodcut]; a1v: ‘[A]VE Verum corpus domini natum ex Ma | ria uirgine . . .'; l. 10: ‘¶Come uno monacho uoleua ſeruire . . . | . . . | [F]V uno monaco deſideroſo . . .'; d4r: ‘¶Oratione Deuotiſſima per acquiſtare gratia | di perſeuerare ſempre nella oratione' | [woodcut] | O Acerbiſſima inextimabile . . .'; d5v: ‘TAVOLA'. d6v, colophon: ‘¶Impreſſo in Firenze con diligentia & ridocto | in lingua Toſchana Ad inſtantia | di Ser Piero Pacini da Peſcia | per ser Frāceſco Bonaccorſi | Adi .x. di Maggio. M. CCCC | LXXXXVI.' | [Device].


ISTC: im00848000

Hain: R 1281;

Goff: Goff M‑848;

Proctor: not in Pr;

Others: Catalogue Dyson Perrins, no. 107; CIBN M‑539; Kristeller 288a; Pellechet MS. 8207 (8133); Sander 4880; Sheppard 5225.

LCN: 14516364


Copy number: M-313(1)

Bound with A‑315; see there for details of binding and provenance.

Size of leaf: 201 × 137 mm.

Early marginal notes in Italian, written in red and black ink, including comments on the text, and pointing hands, also underlining in the text.

Woodcut on a1r coloured in red, brown, and green. Early manuscript foliation: 156-185.

SHELFMARK: Don. e.239(3).

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