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Bod-Inc: N-041

Nicolaus de Cusa

De vera sapientia.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a2r Petrarca, Francesco [pseudo-; Nicolaus de Cusa]: De vera sapientia. Wrongly ascribed in the text to Francesco Petrarca; see R. Klibansky's letter to the editor of this text in Cusa, Opera Omnia, V pp. xxi–xxiv. Cusa, Opera Omnia, V, 3-24.

b3v Petrarca, Francesco [pseudo-?]: De romanae curiae. ‘De Romane curie evitatione'. Incipit: ‘[H]oc vnum mi Horrestes . . .’ Explicit: sedes euolemus


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

Remarks: Pr assigns to [Rome].


Collation: a b6.


ISTC: in00100000

Hain: H *12798;

Goff: Goff N‑100;

Proctor: Pr 4012;

Others: CIBN P‑196; Oates 862; Sheppard 1099.

LCN: 14494704


Copy number: N-041(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century grey marbled-paper boards; leather index tabs dyed red on a1 and b6.

Size: 210 × 160 × 11 mm.

Size of leaf: 204 × 145 mm.

Three- and four-line initials, paragraph marks, and underlining of chapter headings are supplied in red; capital strokes in red.

Provenance: Anonymous auction sale (30 May 1840), lot 161; bookseller's circular ticket, ‘161', at the tail of the spine. Purchased for £0. 8. 0: see Books Purchased (1840), 24.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 2Q 6.29.

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