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Bod-Inc: P-172

Petrarca, Francesco

Secretum de contemptu mundi (ed. Jacobus Canter).


Analysis of Content

A1r [Title-page.]

A1v Canter, Jacobus: [Letter addressed to the reader.] Incipit: ‘[N]on superest quicquam tibi quod querare posthac quisquis bonis litteris . . .’

A2r Petrarca, Francesco: Secretum de contemptu mundi. ‘De secreto conflictu curarum suarum'. Edited by Jacobus Canter. See P‑149.


Imprint: Antwerp: Gerard Leeu, 14 Mar. 1489. 4°.


Collation: A–G6.

Illustrations: Woodcut initials.


ISTC: ip00410000

Hain: HC *12801;

Goff: Goff P‑410;

BMC: BMC IX 193;

Proctor: Pr 9384;

Others: BSB‑Ink P‑278; Campbell 1388; CIBN P‑166; HPT II 420; ILC 1741; Inventaris, 175; Oates 3917; Sheppard 7228.

LCN: 14494238


Copy number: P-172(1)

Bound with B‑073; see there for details of binding and provenance.

Size of leaf: 198 × 133 mm.

Early manuscript foliation: 141-181. Occasional ‘nota' marks in an early hand.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 2Q 5.88(1).

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