Nicolaus de Ausmo
Supplementum Summae Pisanellae, et al.
Analysis of Content
a2r [Nicolaus de Ausmo]: Supplementum [Summae Pisanellae.] Incipit: ‘[Q]uoniam summa que Magistrutia seu Pisanella vulgariter nuncupatur . . .’ Explicit: ecclesie submitto correctioni
qq2v Astesanus de Ast: Canones poenitentiales. Incipit: ‘[C]onsiderandum est de canonibus penitentialibus ad quorum . . .’ Explicit: dilectus et similia, etc. See N‑023.
Imprint: Cologne: Conrad Winters, de Homborch, 24 Dec. 1479. Folio.
Collation: a–e10 f–z A–Z aa–mm8 nn6 oo–qq8.
Hain: HC (+ Addenda) 2160;
Goff: Goff N‑64;
BMC: BMC I 248;
Proctor: Pr 1166;
Others: CIBN N‑40; Sheppard 899; Voulliéme, Köln, 222.
Copy number: N-028(1)
Binding: Eighteenth-century gold-tooled calf; gilt-edged leaves; marbled pastedowns; the gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers.
Size: 293 × 221 × 80 mm.
Size of leaf: 282 × 200 mm.
On a2r a 12-line initial ‘Q' is supplied in blue decorated with acanthus scrolling in red and yellow, within a red pen-work border decorated in green, and extending into the inner and lower margins; within the body of the letter, foliate decoration in reserved white, edged in red, and with red and green dots, all on a green ground. Other two- to five-line initials, some with reserved white decoration, and paragraph marks are supplied in red; capital strokes in red.
Provenance: Pietro-Antonio Bolongaro-Crevenna (1735-1792); printed label of the sale (1789), part I lot 618; in the annotated catalogue marked down to van den Bergh for Fl. 6. 10 (a price subsequently altered in the annotated catalogue to Fl. 6. 20). Purchased for £2. 7. 6: see Books Purchased (1826), 3, also the note on the verso of the front endleaf.
SHELFMARK: Auct. 2Q inf. 1.13.
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