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Bod-Inc: S-004

Sacerdotium Jesu Christi, et al.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page and list of contents.]

a1v Sacerdotium Jesu Christi. Incipit: ‘[M]agni ac potentissimi regis Iustiniani videlicet temporibus fuit quidam homo Theodosius . . .’

b1v De oratione. Incipit: ‘[P]resens iste et egregius et electissimus codiculus in quinque diuisus est . . .’ NO EDITION


Imprint: Augsburg: Johann Froschauer, 1499. 4°.


Collation: a b4.


ISTC: is00014000

Hain: H 14072 = 14073;

Goff: Goff S‑14;

BMC: BMC II 398;

Proctor: Pr 1832;

Others: BSB‑Ink D‑64; CIBN S‑9; Sack, Freiburg, 3119; Schreiber V 3752; Sheppard 1366-7.

LCN: 14497957, 14498013


Copy number: S-004(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century red cloth. Scar of an index tab on a1.

Size: 201 × 145 × 7 mm.

Size of leaf: 195 × 132 mm.

‘Tractatus' in an early hand, brown ink, on a1r.

Provenance: Buxheim, Bavaria, Carthusians, BVM; pencil note on the front endleaf. Graf von Ostein, 1803. Sold in 1883 by Graf Hugo von Waldbott-Bassenheim (1820-1895); Buxheim sale, lot 2918. Purchased by Falconer Madan for the Bodleian in 1884 for 10 Marks; see Library Bills, 19 Feb. 1884; see also Honemann, ‘Buxheim Collection', Bod35.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 4Q 5.44.

Copy number: S-004(2)

Bound with:
1. De Turciae destructione. Augsburg: Johann Froschauer, 1498 (T‑263).

Gathering b only.

Binding: Nineteenth-century blind-tooled half calf over violet cloth, with sprinkled red-edged leaves.

Size: 192 × 135 × 9 mm.

Size of leaf: 189 × 128 mm.

‘32' in pencil on a1r of item 1.

Provenance: Sheppard records that this item was purchased in 1868.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q 7.60(2).

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