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Bod-Inc: N-062

Nicolaus de Lyra

Praeceptorium divinae legis, et al.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a2r Nicolaus de Lyra [pseudo-; Henricus de Frimaria]: ‘Prologus' to Praeceptorium divinae legis. Incipit: ‘  “[A]udi Ysrael precepta Domini et ea in corde tuo quasi in libro scribe et dabo tibi terram fluentem lac et mel” Deuterono. sexto [cf. Dt 6,3]. In his verbis propositis spiritus sanctus circa diuina precepta tria tangit . . .’ Explicit: videbitur in processu See Labrosse, ‘Œuvres', 418-20, but with this edition apparently not listed.

a8v Nicolaus de Lyra [pseudo-; Henricus de Frimaria]: Praeceptorium divinae legis. [Also known as Tractatus de decem preceptis; Expositio decalogi.] Incipit: ‘[P]rimum preceptum appropriate respicit personam patris . . .’ Explicit: prestare dignetur eius . . .Amen

k5v [De decimis dandis.] Incipit: ‘Nota quod homo decimas omnia que habet libenter dare debet . . .’ Explicit: id est paradisum

k6r [Nicolaus de Lyra pseudo-; Albwinus de Säben-brixen]: Compendium de vita Antichristi. Incipit: ‘[C]irca statum et persecutionem antichristi notanda sunt quinque . . .’ Explicit: sexaginta diebus See N‑060.


Imprint: [Zwolle: Peter van Os, between 7 Sept. 1492 and 10 Nov. 1500.] 8°.

Remarks: As dated by HPT; Sheppard dates [c.1500]; Pr assigns to [Lyons: Gaspard Ortuin].


Collation: a–k8.


ISTC: in00140700

Hain: H 10400?;

Proctor: Pr 8538;

Others: BBFN 126; Campbell–Kronenberg I 1278a; Gosselin 419, no. 145; HPT II 451; ILC 1639; Nijhoff–Kronenberg 1597; Oates 3632; Polain 2834; Sheppard 7015.

LCN: 14465816


Copy number: N-062(1)

Wanting a1.

Binding: Nineteenth-century blind-tooled calf; bound for the Bodleian Library; the gold stamp of the Library on both covers.

Size: 128 × 96 × 15 mm.

Size of leaf: 122 × 88 mm.

Some early marginal annotations, including biblical references, ‘nota' marks, and scribbles; also underlining in the text in black ink.

Provenance and date of acquisition unknown; from the evidence of the binding, this item was acquired during the nineteenth century.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q 6.7.

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