Analysis of Content
[a1r] ‘Tabula dispositorii artis moriendi'. Incipit: ‘Dei iudicia quomodo sint inscrutabilia . . .’
[a1v] [Nider, Johannes]: Dispositorium moriendi. ‘Nobilissimus liber de arte moriendi'. Incipit: ‘[C]um circa propriam vitam multi sunt negligentes . . .’ Explicit: nisi certitudo sufficiens esset See Kaeppeli II 500-15 no. 2536; VL VI 971-7.
Imprint: [Augsburg: Günther Zainer, before 1473.] Folio.
Remarks: This item will be treated by GW as one of the constituent parts of an edition: see Bod-inc. A‑513.
Collation: [a10 b10+1].
Leaves: 21 leaves.
Hain: H *8589 (XI, f. 214-234); R 38;
Goff: Goff A‑1089;
BMC: BMC II 319;
Proctor: Pr 1570;
Others: BSB‑Ink N‑151; CIBN H‑118; Sheppard 1139.
Copy number: N-075(1)
Binding: Nineteenth-century half calf, bound for the Bodleian Library. Scar of an index tab on [a1].
Size: 313 × 215 × 10 mm.
Size of leaf: 305 × 203 mm.
A few marginal notes, mainly extracting key words, in an early German hand.
Three- and five-line initials, paragraph marks, and underlining of chapter headings are supplied in red; capital strokes in red.
Provenance: The shelfmark suggests that this item was acquired by the mid-nineteenth century.
SHELFMARK: Auct. 6Q 5.24.
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