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Bod-Inc: P-396

Poeniteas Cito

Libellus de modo poenitendi et confitendi.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a2r [Guilelmus de Montibus: Poeniteas cito.] ‘Libellus de modo confitendi et penitendi'. Incipit: ‘[P]eniteas cito peccator cum sit miserator iudex. Presens libellus tractans de penitentia . . .’ Verse with commentary. J. Goering, William de Montibus (c.1140-1213). The Schools and the Literature of Pastoral Care, Studies and Texts, 108 (Toronto, 1992), 107-38.

d2r [Appendix.] It includes: ‘Duodecim articuli fidei', ‘Septem peccata mortalia', ‘Quinque sensus', ‘Decem precepta domini', ‘Septem sacramenta', ‘Septem dona sancti spiritus', ‘Septem opera misericordie corporalia', ‘Septem opera misericordie spiritualia', ‘Octo beatitudines', ‘Sex peccata in spiritum sanctum', ‘Quatuor peccata clamantia ante deum pro vindicta', ‘Nouem peccata aliena'.


Imprint: Antwerp: Gerard Leeu, 28 Jan. 1485. 4°.


Collation: a–c8 d4.


ISTC: im00764000

Hain: HC 11494;

Goff: Goff M‑764;

Proctor: Pr 9355;

Others: Campbell 1129; HPT I 69-73, II 419; ILC 1611; Inventaris, 101; Polain 3218; Sheppard 7206.

LCN: 14450619


Copy number: P-396(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century marbled paper boards, backed with parchment, with the gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers.

Size: 200 × 140 × 12 mm.

Size of leaf: 198 × 135 mm.

‘249' in brown ink on front endleaf. Marginal notes, extracting authors' names and structuring the text, and pointing hands, in an early hand.

Provenance and date of acquisition unknown; no indication from the shelfmark.

Former Bodleian shelfmark: Auct. 1Q 4.12.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q 5.18.

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