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Bod-Inc: N-077

Nider, Johannes



Analysis of Content

a2r Nider, Johannes: Formicarius. ‘Prologus'. Incipit: ‘[P]eragrans crebo partes quasdam . . .’

a2v ‘Tabula capitulorum'.

a6v Nider, Johannes: Formicarius. Incipit: ‘[V]ade ad formicam o piger et consideras vias . . .’ Explicit: corporis quam anime See N‑076.


Imprint: Augsburg: Anton Sorg, [c.1484.] Folio.


Collation: a–s10 t–v6.


ISTC: in00176000

Hain: HC *11832;

Goff: Goff N‑176;

BMC: BMC II 351;

Proctor: Pr 1696;

Others: BSB‑Ink N‑153; CIBN N‑105; Oates 925; Sack, Freiburg, 2571; Sheppard 1250.

LCN: 14467789


Copy number: N-077(1)

Binding: Seventeenth-century(?) German limp parchment, with blue cloth strings and manuscript title along the spine.

Size: 271 × 190 × 30 mm.

Size of leaf: 271 × 172 mm.

Provenance: Steingaden, Bavaria, Premonstratensians, SS. Johannes, Baptista et Evangelista; inscription on a2r: ‘In usum FF Staingadensium. Emptus A. 1649' and stamped monogram ‘S C' on the upper cover, the spine, and a2r. Duplicate from the Royal Library, Munich; ‘Dupl' and ‘5862' in pencil on a1r; ‘Inc. 5862' in brown ink on a slip of paper inserted in the book. Acquired between 1847 and c.1892, probably in 1850; not in Catalogus (1843) with Appendix.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 5Q 5.8.

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