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Bod-Inc: P-074

Pavinis, Johannes Franciscus de

Oratio in laudem Leopoldi Marchionis Austriae.


Analysis of Content

[a2r] [Pavinis, Johannes Franciscus de]: Oratio in laudem Leopoldi Marchionis Austriae. [Speech in praise of] Leopoldus, margrave of Austria. Incipit: ‘[S]i quam dicendi facultatem si quod humanum ingenium posse satis exequi laudes . . .’ Explicit: quesita iam premia declarentur Delivered on 12 Dec. 1484.


Imprint: [Passau: Johann Petri, 1485-93?]. 4°.


Collation: [a12].


ISTC: ip00244000

Hain: *H 12533;

Goff: Goff P‑244;

BMC: BMC II 619;

Proctor: Pr 2843;

Others: Sheppard 2056.

LCN: 14441365


Copy number: P-074(1)

Wanting the blank leaf [a1].

Binding: Nineteenth-century(?) paper boards covered with leaves from a fifteenth-century printed Bible [Ecl 4,1-4] (Sheppard) with marginal and interlinear glosses; title printed in gold on black, pasted on the upper cover.

Size: 218 × 164 × 6 mm.

Size of leaf: 211 × 157 mm.

Provenance: S. Kende (fl. 1896); catalogue 23, no. 541; purchased from him on 5 Nov. 1896 for Fl. 8; see Library Bills; blurred Bodleian date stamp on [a2v].

SHELFMARK: Inc. e. G20.1484.1.

Copy number: P-074(2)

For this copy see Curt F. Bühler, ‘The Margins in Medieval Books', Papers of the Bibliographical Society of America, 40 (1946), 32-42, repr. in Curt F. Bühler, Early Books and Manuscripts: Forty Years of Research (New York, 1973), 100-8.

Kept with:
Broxb. 95.20*: Titulus triumphalis cause passionis et mortis Christi. [Leipzig: Martin Landsberg,] 1492 (T‑215).

Wanting sheets [a3.10], and [a4.9].

Two uncut and unbound sheets, representing [a1.12], [a2.11], [a5.8], and [a6.7].

Binding: Kept in a modern document wallet.

Size of sheet: 437 × 326 mm.

Provenance: Albert Ehrman (1890-1969); armorial book-plate; purchased in 1938 from McLeish for £8. 10. 0; accession no. ‘1894'. Presented in 1978 by John Ehrman.

SHELFMARK: Broxb. 95.20.

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