Praeceptorium divinae legis, sive Expositio decalogi.
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a1r Nider, Johannes: Praeceptorium divinae legis, sive Expositio decalogi. ‘Prologus'. Incipit: ‘[D]ecalogi legem sacratissimam primum diuinitus prothoplastorum . . .’
a1r Nider, Johannes: Praeceptorium divinae legis, sive Expositio decalogi. Incipit: ‘[S]unt igitur tria principaliter prenotanda preceptorum preambula . . .’ Explicit: donec intrem in gaudium domini, qui es . . .amen See Kaeppeli II 500-15 no. 2540; VL VI 971-7.
Imprint: Cologne: Johann Koelhoff, the Elder, 1472. Folio.
Collation: [* **10 ***] a–z aa–mm8.
Hain: HC 11786;
Goff: Goff N‑197;
BMC: BMC I 217;
Proctor: Pr 1017;
Others: CIBN N‑125; Sack, Freiburg, 2583; Sheppard 781; Voulliéme, Köln, 855.
Copy number: N-090(1)
Lists of contents bound at the end.
Binding: Eighteenth-century calf over original bevelled wooden boards.
Size: 297 × 230 × 80 mm.
Size of leaf: 285 × 208 mm.
Bibliographical note in French on front endleaf in an early nineteenth-century hand, probably by Gasparolli.
On a1r an eight-line initial ‘D' is supplied in interlocked red and blue with red and brown pen-work decoration extending into the margin. Other initials, some with reserved white decoration, paragraph marks, and underlining of chapter headings are supplied in red; capital strokes in red.
Provenance: Abbé Gasparolli (fl. 1776). Purchased by Heber for £1. 11. 6, according to the price annotated in red ink in Heber's sale catalogue. Richard Heber (1773-1833); purchase note in his hand on front endleaf: ‘From the Gasparoli Coll. Triphook June 1818. £1. 11. 6.'; see Catalogue, 8 (1836), lot 1883, sold for £0. 3. 6. J. T. Hand (fl. 1834-1837), 1836; signature on the front endleaf dated 1836; purchased at his sale (1837), lot 226, for £0. 5. 0: see Books Purchased (1837), 27.
SHELFMARK: Auct. 6Q 2.10.
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