Analysis of Content
a1r Nider, Johannes: Manuale confessorum. Incipit: ‘[Q]uoniam iuxta beati Gregorii in suo Pastorali sententiam regimen animarum est ars artium . . .’ Explicit: in summa et scripto. Et tantum de confessorum . . .sufficiat See N‑078.
Imprint: [Cologne: Bartholomaeus de Unkel, c.1481.] 4°.
Collation: a–i8 k4.
Hain: HC *11836;
Goff: Goff N‑186;
BMC: BMC I 244;
Proctor: Pr 1153;
Others: BSB‑Ink N‑159; CIBN N‑115; Oates 641; Sheppard 877; Voulliéme, Köln, 852.
Copy number: N-084(1)
2. Johannes Nider, De morali lepra. [Cologne: Bartholomaeus de Unkel, c.1480] (N‑089).
Binding: Eighteenth/nineteenth-century half mottled calf over marbled pasteboards, the spine gold-tooled; red-edged leaves.
Size: 211 × 147 × 30 mm.
Size of leaf: 206 × 138 mm.
Early manuscript foliation: 1-75.
On a1r a three-line initial ‘Q' (`O' in item 2) is supplied in blue with red pen-work decoration. Other two- and three-line initials are supplied in red or blue. Paragraph marks and capital strokes in red. Early foliation in black ink (2-75), in the same hand as for item 2, showing that the two items have been travelling together from soon after the time they were printed (1480-1).
Provenance: Francis Douce (1757-1834); armorial book-plate. Bequeathed in 1834.
SHELFMARK: Douce 105(1).
Go to top of page