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Bod-Inc: R-021

Regimen Sanitatis

Regimen sanitatis [German] Die Ordnung der Gesundheit.


Analysis of Content

[a2r] [Preface to the table of contents.] Incipit: ‘[H]ie nach volget em nutzlich buch das ein hochgelerter bewerter doctor . . .’

[a2r] [Table of contents.]

[a4r] [Introduction.] Incipit: ‘Ob der heilig weyssag der schreybt vnd spricht Herre . . .’ Explicit: die menschen an den drusen, etc.

[a5r] Die Ordnung der Gesundheit. Incipit: ‘[A]ristottiles schreybet zu dem Künig Allexander . . .’ Explicit: schadet sie nichts According to Ulrike Bausewein, ‘Stocker, Johannes', VL IX 341-4 at 342, this work is by Johannes Stocker (1453/55-1513), with a reference to J. Martin ‘Der Ulmer Wundarzt Johannes Stocker und sein nosologisch gegliedertes Arzneibuch', Würzburger medizinhistorische Mitteilungen, 5 (1987), 85-9, at 89-91.


Imprint: Nuremberg: Friedrich Creussner, [c.1472]. Folio.


Collation: [a10 b c8 d6].


ISTC: ir00046000

Hain: HC 13735;

Goff: Goff R‑46;

BMC: BMC II 447;

Proctor: Pr 2172;

Others: CIBN R‑31; Osler, IM 17; Sheppard 1558. Microfiche: Unit 14: Medical Incunabula Part IV, MI 35.

LCN: 14062540


Copy number: R-021(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century black marbled paper boards, with title printed in grey on a rectangular red paper label: ‘Regimen Sanitatis: Von der Ordnung der Gesunheit | 31 Blätter'. Scar of a leather index tab on [a1].

Size: 298 × 213 × 10 mm.

Size of leaf: 298 × 210 mm.

Early manuscript title on [a1v]. Early signatures, in the form of arabic numerals in red: in gatherings [a–c] the first four leaves are signed 1-4, 5-8 and 9-12 respectively; in gathering [d] the first three leaves are signed 13-15.

Initials are supplied in red. Capital strokes in red.

Provenance: Jean Patrice Auguste Madden (1808-1889); book-plate, wine-press with motto: ‘Torcular calcavi solus'. Purchased in 1890; see Annual Report of the Curators of the Bodleian Library, Oxford University Gazette, 5 May 1891, 413; Bodleian stamp, on [a2r], dated 20 June 1890.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 3Q 4.33.

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