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Bod-Inc: R-118

Rolewinck, Werner

Fasciculus temporum.


Analysis of Content

a2r [Rolewinck, Werner: Prologue.] Incipit: ‘  “[G]eneratio et generatio . . . pronunciabunt” [Ps 144, 4] scribitur Psalmo 144. Cum non sine multa diligentia . . .’

a2v [Rolewinck, Werner]: Fasciculus temporum. Incipit: ‘  “[I]n principio creauit Deus celum et terram” [Gn 1,1]. Dicit beatus Augustinus . . .’ Explicit: ‘ . . . ut ad resistendum se disponeret'. See R‑104; this edition is based on [Cologne]: Quentell, 1479 (HC *6923; R‑110) or 1480 (H *6925; R‑113), with changes to the woodcut on d3r; see BMC.

i7r [Table.]


Imprint: Memmingen: Albrecht Kunne, 1482. Folio.


Collation: a8 b6 c8 d–f6 g10 h i8 k6.

Illustrations: Woodcuts.


ISTC: ir00268000

Hain: HC 6931;

Goff: Goff R‑268;

BMC: BMC II 602;

Proctor: Pr 2772;

Others: Baer, Die Illustrierten Historienbücher, p. xx, no. 98; BSB‑Ink R‑244; CIBN R‑174; Oates 1230; Sack, Freiburg, 3097; Schramm XVI p. 18; Schreiber V 5114; Sheppard 2006. Microfiche: Unit 5: Chronicles and Historiography: Part II, CH 71.

LCN: 14113051


Copy number: R-118(1)

Binding: Sixteenth-century(?) half pigskin over wooden boards covered with modern calf; the title in gilt on a black leather label on the spine; remains of an index tab on k6; the gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers.

Size: 278 × 199 × 23 mm.

Size of leaf: 268 × 188 mm.

A few marginal notes in a contemporary German hand supplying folio numbers, ‘nota' marks, and pointing hands, and extracting a few key words.

Some underlining in red.

Provenance: Mathias Schach (†1515); ‘Hic liber pertinet fratri Mathie Schach, Episcopo Salonensi et Suffrag[ane]o Fris[ingensi].’ Purchased for £0. 11. 0; see Books Purchased (1832), 20; anonymous sale (London: Evans, 6 Feb. 1832), lot 559; Library Bills (1829-32), no. 348.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 2Q inf. 1.28.

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