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Bod-Inc: R-027

Regimen Sanitatis

Regimen sanitatis Salernitanum (comm. Pseudo-Arnoldus de Villa Nova).


Analysis of Content

A1r [Title-page.] ‘Regimen sanitatis Salerni'.

A2r Regimen sanitatis Salernitanum. Incipit: ‘[A]nglorum regi scripsit schola tota Salerni | Si vis incolumem si vis te reddere sanum . . .’ See R‑024.

A2r Arnoldus de Villa Nova [pseudo-: Commentary]. Incipit: ‘Iste est libellus editus a doctoribus Salerniensibus in quo inscribuntur multa et diuersa pro conseruatione sanitatis humane, et editus est iste liber ad vsum regis Anglie . . .’ The commentary follows after every few lines of the text. On authorship see R‑024.


Imprint: Paris: André Bocard, ‘17 Nov. 1493'. 4°.

Remarks: Possibly a reprint, with the date unaltered, of Baligault's edition (Goff R‑65; see Sheppard).


Collation: A–F8.6 G H6 I4.


ISTC: ir00066000

Hain: C 5069 = 5049;

Goff: Goff R‑66;

Proctor: Pr 8154;

Others: CIBN R‑44; Claudin II 141; Sheppard 6386.


Copy number: R-027(1)

Bound with A‑138; see there for details of binding and provenance.

Size of leaf: 207 × 140 mm.

On A2r a three-line initial ‘A' is supplied in red.

SHELFMARK: Douce 129(3).

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