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Bod-Inc: N-031

Nicolaus de Blony

De sacramentis.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a2r [Ciolek, Stanislaus: Prologue with privilege for publication]. Incipit: ‘  “[M]edice cura teipsum” Luce iiii.c [Lc 4,23]. Sicut ait Gregorius prima parte sui Pastoralis c. ii. Quis autem cogitationum vulnera . . .’

a2v [Nicolaus de Blony]: De sacramentis. Incipit: ‘[Q]uoniam natura humana post lapsum considerata . . .’ Explicit: coniugii. Hec sanctus Thomas

f5v [Nicolaus de Blony]: ‘De expositione misse'. Incipit: ‘  “[H]oc facite in meam commemorationem” Lu. xxii [Lc 22,19]. Quia secundum beatum Thomam . . .’

h4v [Nicolaus de Blony]: ‘De dicendis horis canonicis'. Incipit: ‘  “[O]portet semper orare” Luc. xviii [Lc 18,1]. Sicut dicit Henricus de Vrmaria(!) . . .’

i3v [Nicolaus de Blony]: ‘De excommunicatione'. Incipit: ‘  “[S]i quis ecclesiam non audierit sit tibi sicut ethnicus . . .” Mat. xviii [Mt 18,17]. Quoniam vt ait doctor subtilis . . .’

k8r [Nicolaus de Blony: Verse.] Incipit: ‘Suscipe completi laudes o Christe laboris | Quas cordis leti vox subdita reddit amoris'; 4 lines of verse.


Imprint: [Strasbourg: Johann Prüss], 21 Oct. 1486. Folio.

Remarks: Polain assigns to [Basel: Michael Wenssler].


Collation: a–h8.6 i6 ii6 k8.


ISTC: in00081000

Hain: HC 3250;

Goff: Goff N‑81;

Proctor: not in Pr;

Others: BSB‑Ink N‑85; Oates 207; Polain 2809; Sack, Freiburg, 2542; Sheppard 408.

LCN: 14465773


Copy number: N-031(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century quarter calf over paper boards; blind-tooled spine. ‘94' in black ink on the upper right-hand corner of the upper cover.

Size: 284 × 223 × 15 mm.

Size of leaf: 281 × 204 mm.

Marginal notes, mainly extracting key words and correcting the text, manuscript foliation: 1-lxxv, and a list of contents on a1v in the same early hand that added the ownership inscription on a2r.

Some three- to five-line initials, paragraph marks, capital strokes and underlining of chapter headings are supplied in red.

Provenance: Mechelen, Flanders, Béguines; inscription on a2r: ‘Hunc tractatum perutilem maxime confessoribus dedi ego P. curatus Beghin[arum?] Machlin[iensium?] pro studio presbiterorum ibidem deseruientium in diuinis'. Purchased in 1949 from P. Berès, Paris, catalogue 41, no. 28; note [by David Rogers] on the front pastedown.

SHELFMARK: Inc. d. G7.1486.1.

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