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Bod-Inc: R-100

Rolewinck, Werner

De regimine rusticorum.


Analysis of Content

a2r [Rolewinck, Werner]: De regimine rusticorum. ‘Libellus ualde utilis curatis, capellanis, drossatis, sculteris, ac aliis officiariis eisdem in utroque statu presidentibus'. E. Holzapfel, Werner Rolevincks Bauernspiegel. Untersuchung und Neuherausgabe von “De regimine rusticorum” (Freiburg, 1959), 77-145. On the work see Holzapfel, 29-59; VL VIII 155-6.


Imprint: [Cologne: Bartholmaeus de Unkel, not before 1481]. 4°.


Collation: a–h8 i6.


ISTC: ir00294000

Hain: H 13727;

Goff: Goff R‑294;

BMC: BMC I 244;

Proctor: Pr 1150;

Others: C 5044; CIBN R‑202; Oates 640; Sheppard 878; Voulliéme, Köln, 1041.

LCN: 14111828


Copy number: R-100(1)

Bound with A‑026(2); see there for details of binding and later provenance.

Size of leaf: 191 × 130 mm.

Wanting the blank leaves a1 and i6.

A few ‘nota' marks are supplied in a sixteenth-century German hand.

Initials, paragraph marks, capital strokes, and some underlining are supplied in red.

Provenance: George John, 2nd Earl Spencer (1758-1834); see his anonymous duplicate sale 20 Dec. 1798, lot 150. Probably bought by Francis Douce for £2. 6. 0, according to annotation in Douce's copy of the catalogue, marked ‘D'.

SHELFMARK: Douce 55(4).

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