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Bod-Inc: N-085

Nider, Johannes

De morali lepra.


Analysis of Content

[a1r] Nider, Johannes: De morali lepra. Incipit: ‘[O]lim Deum legimus in Leuitico veteris testamenti mandauisse sacerdotibus . . .’ Explicit: late dictum est. Et sic de lepra morali dixisse sufficiat etc. See N‑082.


Imprint: [Cologne: Ulrich Zell, before 10 Oct. 1470.] 4°.

Remarks: Dated from a purchase note in a Besançon copy.


Collation: [a–n8].


ISTC: in00188000

Hain: HC 11814;

Goff: Goff N‑188;

BMC: BMC I 185;

Proctor: Pr 845;

Others: BSB‑Ink N‑145; Auguste Castan, Catalogue des incunables de la Bibliothèque Publique de Besançon (Besançon, 1893), 718-19; CIBN N‑117; Hillard 1456; Oates 330, 331 (var.), 332; Sheppard 636; Voulliéme, Köln, 866.

LCN: 14468654


Copy number: N-085(1)

Wanting the blank leaf [n8].

Leaf [a3v], l. 12: ‘ . . . Temptatioē . . .'; [f6v], l. 3: ‘ . . . inimicum . . .’

Binding: Nineteenth-century (c.1825) calf; the spine gold-tooled; bound for the Bodleian Library; the gold stamp of the Library on both covers.

Size: 222 × 155 × 23 mm.

Size of leaf: 212 × 145 mm.

Early manuscript signatures and a few early manuscript catchwords.

On [a1r] a four-line initial ‘O' is supplied in blue with red pen-work decoration. Other three-line initials, paragraph marks, and underlining of chapter headings are supplied in red or blue; capital strokes in red.

Provenance: ‘F CB d(?)' on [a1r]. Purchased in 1825 for £0. 13. 6; see Books Purchased (1825), 19.

SHELFMARK: Auct. Q sup. 1.4.

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