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Bod-Inc: P-190

Petrus Damascenus

Liber in laudem Mariae virginis.


Analysis of Content

[a2r] Petrus Damascenus: ‘Prologus'. Incipit: ‘[Q]uoniam de gestis beatissime virginis dei genitricis Marie . . .’ Explicit: subiecta distinxi

[a2r] ‘Tabula capitulorum.’

[a4r] Petrus Damascenus: Liber in laudem Mariae virginis. Incipit: ‘[S]i Deum ore prophetico iubemur in sanctis suis laudare . . .’


Imprint: [Cologne: Nicolaus Götz, c.1475]. Folio.


Collation: [a–f10 g8].


ISTC: ip00468000

Hain: HC *5918;

Goff: Goff P‑468;

Proctor: Pr 1125;

Others: CIBN P‑230; Hillard 1568; Oates 607-8; Polain 3102; Sheppard 851; Voulliéme, Köln, 916.

LCN: 14490043


Copy number: P-190(1)

Bound with G‑206(2); see there for details of binding and provenance.

Size of leaf: 287 × 203 mm.

Wanting the blank leaf [a1].

Leaf [c6] is a cancel.

Occasional early marginal annotations, including comments on the text, ‘nota' marks, and pointing hands. Manuscript foliation: 1-68. Bibliographical notes by Douce on the recto of the front endleaf and on an attached sheet of paper.

Three- and six-line initials, paragraph marks, capital strokes, and underlining are supplied in red.

SHELFMARK: Douce 229(1).

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