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Bod-Inc: P-402

Poeniteas Cito

Libellus de modo confitendi et penitendi.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a1v [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. See P‑396.

c5r [Appendix.] See P‑396.


Imprint: Cologne: Heinrich Quentell, 12 Mar. 1492. 4°.


Collation: a–c6.

Illustrations: Woodcut.


ISTC: ip00844000

Hain: HC 13160;

Goff: Goff P‑844;

BMC: BMC I 276;

Proctor: Pr 1306;

Others: Schramm VIII p. 20; Schreiber V 4992; Sheppard 984-5; Voulliéme, Köln, 973.

LCN: 14450608


Copy number: P-402(1)

Bound with H‑075; see there for details of binding and provenance.

Size of leaf: 195 × 130 mm.

Wanting a1 and sheet c3.4.

Occasional marginal notes, mainly extracting key words, and ‘nota' marks in red ink, in an early German hand.

Two- and four-line initials are supplied in red; capital strokes and underlining in red.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 7Q 5.42(4).

Copy number: P-402(2)

Binding: Modern half parchment with marbled paper boards.

Size: 214 × 143 × 9 mm.

Size of leaf: 205 × 128 mm.

The following note in C. Hindle's hand, dated 1927', is written on the front endleaf: ‘taken out of duplicates in 1927. Leaf a1 belonging to this copy was found in another copy, Auct. 7Q 5.42(4) (Bod-inc. P‑402(1)), and has been restored to its proper place. This copy is therefore perfect; the other lacks in addition to a1, c3.4’.

Provenance and date of acquisition unknown.

SHELFMARK: Inc. e. G3.1492.3.

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