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Bod-Inc: N-019


Evangelium de passione et resurrectione Domini.


Analysis of Content

A1r [Title-page.]

A2r Nicodemus [pseudo-]: [Prologue.] See N‑018; and Gounelle and Izydorczyk, ‘Thematic Bibliography of the Acts of Pilate’, 431, no. 17.

A2r Nicodemus [pseudo-]: Evangelium de passione et resurrectione Domini [chapters 1–27]. Evangelia Apocrypha, 336-409 with variations.

B6v Pontius Pilatus [pseudo-: Letter addressed to] the Emperor Claudius. See N‑018. Chapter 29 of Evangelium Nicodemi, chapter 16 of Cura sanitatis Tiberii.

C1r Pontius Pilatus [pseudo-: Letter addressed to] the Emperor Claudius. [Also known as Cura sanitatis Tiberii.] See N‑018.

C4r Lentulus, [Publius pseudo-]: Epistola de Jesu Christo, [addressed to the Roman Senate]. Dobschütz, Christusbilder, 319**.


Imprint: [Cologne: Cornelis de Zierikzee, c.1499.] 4°.

Remarks: As dated by Sack; Sheppard dates [1498,9], Voulliéme [c.1500], Hillard [c.1499-1500].


Collation: A B6 C4.

Illustrations: Woodcut of Christ crucified on A1r, repeated on C4v: see Schramm.


ISTC: in00047000

Hain: HC *11750;

Goff: Goff N‑47;

BMC: BMC I 307;

Proctor: Pr 1507;

Others: BSB‑Ink E‑132; Hillard 1425; Sack, Freiburg, 2532-3; Schramm VIII p. 28; Schreiber V 4837; Sheppard 1098; Voulliéme, Köln, 831.

LCN: 14467381


Copy number: N-019(1)

Leaves in gathering C repaired.

Binding: Nineteenth-century marbled brown paper boards. Upper cover loose.

Size: 197 × 132 × 4 mm.

Size of leaf: 196 × 128 mm.

A cropped early marginal annotation on A5v.

Partial rubrication: on A2r a three-line initial ‘F' and a five-line initial ‘I' both supplied in red; some capital strokes and underlining in red.

Provenance: Diessen, Bavaria, Augustinian Canons, BVM; inscription in a seventeenth-century hand(?) on A1r: ‘Monasterii Diessen'. Duplicate from the Royal Library, Munich; erased pencil shelfmark on the front pastedown: ‘Inc. s. a. 1336a ‘; ‘dupl' in pencil on the recto of the front endleaf; duplicate stamps on A2r and C4v. Purchased for £1. 10. 0: see Books Purchased (1859), 79.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q 7.64.

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