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Bod-Inc: P-283B

Philippi, Jacobus

Reformatorium vitae morum et honestatis clericorum.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a1v ‘Registrum.’ Incipit: ‘[A]nnotatio siue summaria breuisque expositio materie . . .’ Explicit: in rubricas suas

a5v [Philippi, Jacobus]: ‘Prologus.’ Incipit: ‘Prologus siue prefatio in tres diuiditur partes . . . [N]unc reges intelligite et erudimini . . .’ Explicit: emendatione et presentia eorundem

a8r [Philippi, Jacobus]: Reformatorium vitae morum et honestatis clericorum. Incipit: ‘Prima pars multa capitula habebit in quorum primo ponitur maxima quedam summaria . . . [T]emperantia in cibis potibus et vestitu et ceteris . . .’ Explicit: causa rationalis non excusat


Imprint: Basel: Michael Furter, 22 Feb. 14[9]4. 8°.

Remarks: The colophon reads: ‘M.cccc.xliiij'.


Collation: a–l8 m12.


ISTC: ir00041000

Hain: HC 13720;

Goff: Goff R‑41;


Proctor: Pr 7724;

Others: BSB‑Ink P‑464; CIBN P‑339; Hillard 1607; Oates 2828; Sack, Freiburg, 2870; Sheppard 2512.

LCN: 14492174


Copy number: P-283B(1)

Wanting the blank leaf m12.

Binding: Contemporary German blind-tooled half pigskin over wooden boards, with metal clasp and catch. Triple fillets form a rectangle which is divided by further triple fillets into three rectangular compartments, each decorated with a circular rosette stamp. Early manuscript title along the upper edge. Remains of a paper manuscript label at the head of the spine.

Size: 154 × 108 × 30 mm.

Size of leaf: 145 × 104 mm.

Provenance: Martinus Motzius (sixteenth century); cancelled name on a1r: ‘Martini Motzii'. Christopher Willibald Schmid (seventeenth century); inscription on a1r: ‘Sum ex libris Christophori Willibaldi Schmid canonici'. Michael Hempser (fl. 1648); inscription on a1r: ‘Michael Hempser 1648'. Scar of a book-plate on the front pastedown. Purchased for £0. 9. 6; see Books Purchased (1861), 13.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q 6.33.

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