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Bod-Inc: P-179A

Petrus Magister

Via paradisi, et al.


Analysis of Content

a1r Petrus [Magister]: Via paradisi. Incipit: ‘[S]et pro dictis et dicendis in isto opusculo et precedenti est sciendum quod ego Petrus . . .’ Explicit: ut vitam eternam consequamur. Amen

o2r ‘Tabula.’

o2v Thomas Aquinas [pseudo-; Matthaeus de Cracovia]: De modo confitendi et puritate conscientiae. ‘Confessionale.’ Incipit: ‘[Q]uoniam fundamentum et ianua virtutum omnisque gratie . . .’ Explicit: viuit et regnat. Amen See M‑153.


Imprint: [Salamanca: Printer of Nebrissensis, ‘Gramática', c.1498]. 4°.


Collation: a–p8 q4.

Types: Types: 120 G, title on a1r; 91 G, text.

Leaves: 124 leaves.

Line number: 34 lines (a1v).

Type area: Type area: 156 ×93 mm (a1v).


ISTC: ip00430000

Goff: Goff P‑430;

Proctor: not in Pr;

Others: Haebler, Bibliografía ibérica, 546; Sheppard 7328; Vindel, Arte, II 152: 100.

LCN: 14489157


Copy number: P-179A(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century blind-tooled brown morocco; marbled pastedowns.

Size: 216 × 155 × 26 mm.

Size of leaf: 207 × 142 mm.

Early marginal notes, including some comments on the text, but consisting mainly of extraction of key words, and ‘nota' marks, also underlining in the text in black ink. Faded/washed scribbles (some apparently in Spanish) on q4v.

Provenance: James Henry Reddan (fl. 1882-1899); sale, Catalogue of Books and Manuscripts including a Selection from the Library of J. H. Reddan . . . (London: Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge, 16 Feb. 1905), lot 339; inscription on the recto of the front endleaf: ‘J. H. Reddan, Seville 1889'. Purchased in Feb. 1905 for £5. 5. 0; see pencil note on the verso of the front endleaf; Annual Report of the Curators of the Bodleian Library, Oxford University Gazette, 8 May 1906, 564.

SHELFMARK: Inc. e. S6.1.

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