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Bod-Inc: R-063

Richardus Archiepiscopus Armachanus

Defensorium curatorum (ed. Jodocus Badius Ascensius), et al.


Analysis of Content

AA1r [Title-page.]

AA1v Badius Ascensius, Jodocus: [Letter addressed to] Marcus ‘Alexandreus' de Benevento. Renouard, Badius, III 214-15. Dated Lyons, 15 Oct. 1496. ‘Alexandreus' is a reference to his teacher in Bologna, Alexander Achillinus; see Piana, Ricerche, 212, and A. Birkenmajer, ‘Marco da Benevento und die Nominalistenakademie zu Bologna (1494-1498)', Philosophisches Jahrbuch, 38 (1925), 336-44.

AA2r Richardus (Fitzralph), Archiepiscopus Armachanus: Defensorium curatorum. ‘Defensorium curatorum contra eos qui privilegiatos se dicunt'. Edited by Jodocus Badius Ascensius. Incipit: ‘[I]n nomine patris et filii . . . Incipit propositio Ricardi archiepiscopi Armachani primatis Hybernie facta in consistorio coram domino papa . . .  “[N]olite iudicare secundum faciem . . .” [Io 7,24.] Pater sanctissime in principio mei sermonis . . .’ Explicit: iustum iudicium iudicate See R‑062.

BB4r Chonnoe, Rogerius: Defensio religionis mendicantium [also known as] De confessionibus contra Armachanum. Incipit: ‘[C]onfessio et pulchritudo in conspectu eius . . .’ Explicit: similia perpetrandi M. Goldast, Monarchia S. Romani imperii (Hannover and Frankfurt 1611-14; repr. Graz 1960), II 1310-28, 1333-44; see Sharpe, Latin Writers, no. 1556.


Imprint: [Lyons]: Johannes Trechsel, 20 Oct. 1496. Folio.


Collation: AA BB8 CC DD6.


ISTC: ir00003000

Hain: HC *13675;

Goff: Goff R‑3;


Proctor: Pr 8611;

Others: BSB‑Ink F‑131; CIBN R‑117; Hillard 1744; Oates 3220-1; Sack, Freiburg, 3068; Sheppard 6672.

LCN: 14381707


Copy number: R-063(1)

Bound with:
2. Johannes Trithemius, De scriptoribus ecclesiasticis. Basel: Johann Amerbach, [after 28 Aug.] 1494 (T‑249).

Binding: Nineteenth-century blind-tooled calf, with the gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers; rebound for the Bodleian Library c.1820; a ‘numbered binding' with the running number of the binder on the front pastedown ‘24'. Item 2 with red-edged leaves.

Size: 300 × 210 × 28 mm.

Size of leaf: 289 × 188 mm.

In the lower margin of AA1r ‘1' in brown ink.

Provenance: Acquired by 1605: see James, Catalogus (1605), 11, with reference to S 4. 10 Th. (Petrus Sutor, De tra[ns]latione Biblie (Paris, 1525), present shelfmark S 2.11(4) Jur.), with which it was then bound. It was not at that stage bound with the present item 2.

Former Bodleian shelfmark: T 8. 4 Th.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q 3.7(2).

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