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Bod-Inc: R-123

Rolewinck, Werner

Fasciculus temporum.


Analysis of Content

[*1r] [Title-page.]

[*1v] ‘Tabula'.

A1r [Rolewinck, Werner: Prologus.] 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 . . .’ See R‑104.

P4r [Continuation of the chronicle.] Incipit: ‘Karolus dux Burgondie primum memoriabile(!) bellum cum . . .'; explicit: ‘ . . . et non sine Thurcorum etiam aliquali strage multorum'. Includes the death of Charles the Bold, the succession of Maximilian, and the sieges of Rhodes and Otranto by the Turks.


Imprint: Strasbourg: Johann Prüss, 1487. Folio.


Collation: [*6] A8 B–P6.

Illustrations: Woodcuts: see BMC.


ISTC: ir00273000

Hain: HC 6936;

Goff: Goff R‑273;

BMC: BMC I 120;

Proctor: Pr 523;

Others: Baer, Die Illustrierten Historienbücher, p. xxii, no. 118a; BSB‑Ink R‑248; CIBN R‑178; Sack, Freiburg, 3099; Schramm XX p. 25; Schreiber V 5117; Sheppard 412. Microfiche: Unit 4: Chronicles and Historiography: Part I, CH 71.

LCN: 14110334


Copy number: R-123(1)

Wanting the leaves P5-6 (probably blank).

Binding: Nineteenth-century half calf; some leaves green-edged.

Size: 285 × 204 × 16 mm.

Size of leaf: 275 × 186 mm.

‘6' in pencil on [*2r].

The woodcuts are painted in red and yellow. In the table initials and full stops are painted in red. Paragraph marks are supplied in blue or red ink; capital strokes and underlining in red.

Provenance: Duplicate from the Royal Library, Munich; ‘Dupl' on front endleaf. Acquired between 1847 and c.1892, probably in 1850; not in Catalogus (1843) with Appendix.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 5Q 5.22.

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