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Bod-Inc: P-403

Poeniteas Cito

Libellus de modo confitendi et penitendi.


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. See P‑396.

d4r [Appendix.] See P‑396.


Imprint: [Augsburg: Johann Froschauer, c.1495]. 4°.


Collation: a b6 c4 d6.

Leaves: 22 leaves.

Illustrations: Woodcut and woodcut initials.


ISTC: ip00846000

Hain: HC *13157;

Goff: Goff P‑846;

Proctor: Pr 1850;

Others: BSB‑Ink P‑646; Polain 3216; Sack, Freiburg, 2939; Schreiber V 4996; Sheppard 1375.

LCN: 14502298


Copy number: P-403(1)

Leaf a1v, l. 4: ‘ . . .penitendi | ‘, not as Polain.

Binding: Nineteenth-century half dark blue morocco with dark blue cloth over pasteboards, with sprinkled red-edged leaves; bound for the Bodleian Library.

Size: 190 × 145 × 9 mm.

Size of leaf: 181 × 135 mm.

A few marginal notes, extracting key concepts, in a sixteenth-century hand. ‘27' in pencil on a1r.

Provenance: Purchased from Albert Cohn, Catalogue 168 (1885), no. 270 for 5 Marks; see Library Bills, 5 Nov. 1885, receipt no. 319.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 7Q 6.52.

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