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Bod-Inc: R-093

Rodericus Zamorensis

Speculum vitae humanae [German] Spiegel des menschlichen Lebens (trans. Heinrich Steinhöwel).


Analysis of Content

[*1r] [Note on the author.] Incipit: ‘[D]ises buechlin genant der spiegel des menschlichen lebens . . .’

[*1r] [List of contents.]

[a1r] Rodericus Zamorensis: Spiegel des menschlichen Lebens. [Translated by Heinrich Steinhöwel.] Incipit: ‘Hie vahet an saliclichen das bů genandt . . . [U]ber alle menschlich wirdigkeit diser zeyt . . .’ See R‑092.

[x5v] [Colophon.]


Imprint: Augsburg: Johann Bämler, 23 July [14]79. Folio.


Collation: [*6 a–t10 v8 x6].

Types: Types: 145 (140) G, here measuring 143; 1 column.

Leaves: 210 leaves; [*1], [*6], and [x6] blank.

Line number: 29 lines ([a1v]).

Type area: Type area: 207 ×122 mm ([a1v]).

Illustrations: Woodcuts and woodcut initials.


ISTC: ir00232000

Hain: H *13949;

Goff: Goff R‑232;

Proctor: Pr 1623;

Others: BSB‑Ink S‑67; Schramm III p. 20 and 26; Schreiber V 5103; Sheppard 1200.

LCN: 14077408


Copy number: R-093(1)

Wanting the blank sheet [*1.6] and the blank leaf [x6]. The preliminary gathering ([*]) is bound at the end.

Binding: Nineteenth-century half parchment over pasteboards, with title printed in black ink on the spine.

Size: 290 × 200 × 43 mm.

Size of leaf: 282 × 187 mm.

Initials and woodcuts coloured.

Provenance: Salzburg, Benedictines, S. Petrus; heavily erased inscription on [*1r]: ‘Monasterij S. Petri Salisburgi'. Purchased for £4. 19. 0; see Books Purchased (1860), 75.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 4Q 3.16.

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