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Bod-Inc: P-489

Prudentius Clemens, Aurelius

Hymmi siue Cathemerinon (ed. Johannes Cuspinianus).


Analysis of Content

a1r ‘Liber hymnorum Prudentii.’

a1r Cuspinianus, [Johannes: Poem dedicated to] the reader. Incipit: ‘Graii Pindarias amant camenas | Quae plectro superum canunt triumphos'; 4 stanzas in hendecasyllabics. H. Ankwicz von Kleehoven, ‘Documenta Cuspiniana' in Urkundliche und literarische Bausteine zu einer Monographie uber den Wiener Humanisten Dr. Johann Cuspinian. Gesammelt und herausgegeben von Ankwicz v. Kleehoven . . . (Vienna, 1957), 90-1 no. 72; for this edition see 134 no. 1.

a1v Cuspinianus, Johannes: [Preface dedicated to] Johannes Gracchus Pierius (i.e. Krachenberger). ‘Magnanimo Johanni Graccho Pierio diui Maximiliani Romanorum Imperatoris designati prothonotario L. Johannes Cuspinianus S. d.’ Incipit: ‘Odas Aurelii Prudencii uiri quantum exscriptum suis deprendimus . . .’ See H. Ankwicz-Kleehoven, Der Wiener Humanist Johannes Cuspinianus (Graz, 1959), 13-14; not in H. Ankwicz-Kleehoven, ‘Documenta Cuspiniana'.

a2r Prudentius Clemens, Aurelius: ‘In chatemerimon praefatio Ode tricolos gliconicum asclepiadeum alchaicum.’ Edited by Johannes Cuspinianus, as stated in his preface. Incipit: ‘[P]er quinquennia iam decem | Ni fallor fuimus: septimus insuper'. CCSL 126, 1-3.

a2r Prudentius Clemens, Aurelius: Hymni siue Cathemerinon. CCSL 126, 3-72.


Imprint: Vienna: Johann Winterburg, [c.1500]. 4°.


Collation: a–c8 d4.


ISTC: ip01029500

Hain: HC 13436;


Proctor: Pr 9480;

Others: BSB‑Ink P‑810; Langer-Dolch 140; Sheppard 2593.

LCN: 14088962


Copy number: P-489(1)

Wanting leaves a1-3; the text is supplied in manuscript in an early Austrian(?) hand.

Binding: Nineteenth-century half blue morocco with marbled paper boards.

Size: 220 × 163 × 8 mm.

Size of leaf: 214 × 151 mm.

Missing text supplied in manuscript; ‘5' in the upper right-hand corner of a1; one paragraph mark.

Provenance: Purchased for £0. 4. 6; see Books Purchased (1858), 88.

SHELFMARK: Auct. Q inf. 1.20.

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