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Bod-Inc: R-078

Robertus Castellensis, commissary

Indulgentia, 2 Feb. 1499. For promoting war against the Turks. Plural issue.


Analysis of Content

Printed side Robertus Castellensis: Indulgentia, 2 Feb. 1499. For promoting war against the Turks. Incipit: ‘[Robertus] Castellensis clericus wulteranus Apostolice sedis prothonotarius ac sanctissimi domini nostri Pape commissarius uobis . . . Auctoritate apostolica in hac parte nuper concessa tenore praesentium..’ See R‑076.


Imprint: [London: Richard Pynson, 1499]. Broadside.


Collation: Single sheet.

Types: Type: 95 G; initial word ‘Robertus' is a woodcut.

Leaves: 1 leaf.

Line number: 19 lines.

Type area: Type area: 89 ×161 mm.

Remarks: ‘Robertus Caſtellen̄ Cleric' wulteran' Apl'ice ſedis thonotari' / ac sctiſſi | mi dn̄i nr̄i Pape Cōmissarius. Uobis [ ] | Auctoritate apl'ica nobis in hac parte nuper ɂceſſa tenore pn̄tiū: ut ɂfeſſorē idoneū'; l. 18: ‘Dat' London̄ ī domo nr̄e ſolite reſidētie. Scd'o die menſis Februarii. Anno domini M.CCCC.lxxxxix.’


ISTC: ir00203700

Proctor: Not in Pr;

Others: Duff 220; Sheppard 7555; STC 329; (R)STC 14077c.141.

LCN: 14110490


Copy number: R-078(1)


Printed on parchment.

Binding: Nineteenth-century quarter maroon morocco with maroon cloth; bound for the Bodleian Library.

Size: 179 × 123 × 6 mm.

Size of leaf: 104 × 166 mm.

The note ‘Found in a Douce scrapbook by Mr. A. C. Madan' on the front endleaf (A. C. Madan worked as a volunteer in the Bodleian between 1913 and 1915; see Falconer Madan, The Madan Family (Oxford, 1933), 204) [ex informatione Steven Tomlinson].

Provenance: Francis Douce (1757-1834). Bequeathed in 1834.

SHELFMARK: Douce Fragm. f.50.

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