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Bod-Inc: N-069

Nider, Johannes

Consolatorium timoratae conscientiae.


Analysis of Content

[a1r] Nider, Johannes: Consolatorium timoratae conscientiae. ‘Prologus'. Incipit: ‘[A]pud disciplinas reperimus philosophicas diuersis morbbis(!) corporum . . .’

[a3v] Nider, Johannes: Consolatorium timoratae conscientiae. ‘Capitulum primum'. Incipit: ‘[P]rimo igitur aduertendum quod conscientia vno modo sumitur . . .’ Explicit: inuoluntarium. Hec ille See N‑068.

[r7r] ‘Tabula'.


Imprint: [Cologne: Printer of Augustinus, ‘De fide', c.1473.] 4°.

Remarks: The printer has been identified with Goiswin Gops and with Johann Schilling; see Corsten, Anfänge, 44-5 and Needham, ‘Cologne Partners', 126-8.


Collation: [a–s8 t4].


ISTC: in00165000

Hain: HC *11808;

Goff: Goff N‑165;

Proctor: Pr 1100;

Others: BSB‑Ink N‑140; CIBN N‑92; Hillard 1447; Oates 578; Rhodes 1242; Sheppard 842; Voulliéme, Köln, 847.

LCN: 14466037


Copy number: N-069(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century marbled paper boards; scars of index tabs on [a1], [c8], and [r7].

Size: 207 × 140 × 30 mm.

Size of leaf: 202 × 138 mm.

Inscription in a contemporary German hand on [t4v]: ‘Nota Tullius In legibus ponit octo genera penarum que etiam refert Augustinus 21 De ci[vitate] dei et h(?) 119 videlicet(?) libro 12 capitulo 11. 8 genera penarum: Mortem per quam tollitur vita | Verbera | Talionem scilicet oculum pro oculo per que tollitur corporis incolomitas(!) | Seruitutem Vincula per que amittit quis libertatem | Exilium per quod perdit patriam | Damnum per quod perdit diuicias | Ignominiam per quam perdit gloriam'.

Initials, paragraph marks, and underlining of chapter headings are supplied in red; capital strokes in red. Chapter numbers in the upper margin of the rectos and gathering numbers, ‘12-30', are supplied by the rubricator.

Provenance: H. de Lassize (nineteenth century?); sale (Paris, 30 Jan. 1867), lot. 104. Purchased in 1867 according to Sheppard, but not found in Library Bills.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q 7.59.

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