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Bod-Inc: P-037

Passio Domini

Passio Domini Jesu Christi secundum quattuor Evangelia [German] Ein loblicher Passion nach dem Text der vier Ewangelisten.


Analysis of Content

The work is a translation or compilation attributed to Henricus de Sancto Gallo; see W. Schmidt, ‘Heinrich von St Gallen', Zeitschrift für deutsche Philologie, 57 (1932), 233-43.


Imprint: Augsburg: Johann Schaur, 17 Feb. 1495. 8°.



ISTC: ip00139800

Proctor: Not in Pr;

Others: Catalogue of the Magnificent Library Principally of Early Printed and Early Illustrated Books formed by C. W. Dyson Perrins . . . the Third Portion (London: Sotheby & Co., 10 Mar. 1947), lot 671(1); Sheppard 1356; P. Volk, ‘Ein neuer datierter Druck des augsburger Hanns Schaur', Gb Jb (1953), 73-7.


Copy number: P-037(1)

Attached to the front pastedown of Psalterium cum canticis [German and Latin] Der Psalter zu Deutsch. Augsburg: Johann Schönsperger, 1498 (P‑524); see there for details of binding and provenance.

Size of leaf: 129 × 96 mm.

Leaf C5 only.

A letter, dated 15 Oct. 1958, from Dr Josef Benzing (Mainz) to L. A. Sheppard, regarding the identification of the Bodleian fragment, is pasted on the front endleaf.

SHELFMARK: Auct. Q sup. 3.6*.

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