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Bod-Inc: S-008

Salicetus, Nicolaus

Antidotarius animae.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a2r Salicetus, Nicolaus: Antidotarius animae. ‘Prefatiuncula'.’ Incipit: ‘[C]onsueuerunt artis medicine corporalis auctores eximii . . .’

a3v ‘Tabula generalis'.

a6v Salicetus, Nicolaus: Antidotarius animae. ‘Libellus orationum et meditationum deuotarum qui anthidotarius anime appellatur . . . Exhortatio salutaris terrorem iudicii ac timorem diuine vltionis incutiens et compunctionem'.’ Incipit: ‘[E]xpergiscere o miserabilis homo . . .’ See VL VIII 511-15, at 512-14.

p1v ‘Letania defunctorum'. It includes Alexander, Ypolite, Erasme, Pancraci, Mauricii cum soc., Dyonisii cum soc., Achaci cum soc. among the martyrs; Bricci, Remigi, Paule, Egidi, Columbane among the confessors; Anna, Columba, Prisca, Margaretha, Barbara, Christina, Dorothea, Gertrudis, Scholastica, Brigida, Helena, Afra, Elisabeth, Vrsula cum sod. among the virgins.


Imprint: Strasbourg: Johann (Reinhard) Grüninger, 6 Sept. 1490. 8°.


Collation: a–s8.


ISTC: is00037000

Hain: HC Addenda R 14159;

Goff: Goff S‑37;

Proctor: not in Pr;

Others: BSB‑Ink S‑14; Oates 184; Sack, Freiburg, 3128; Sheppard 366.

LCN: 14028310


Copy number: S-008(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century blind-tooled dark red morocco, with marbled pastedowns.

Size: 162 × 118 × 25 mm.

Size of leaf: 150 × 105 mm.

Page numbers have been added to the table of contents and, irregularly, in the upper margin in an early hand in brown ink; also some corrections in the same hand. Some pen-trials on the front and rear endleaves in Fortescue's hand.

Provenance: F. Fortescue (early sixteenth century); autograph on a1r and s8r: ‘F. Fortescue possidet'. Portsmouth, Roman Catholic see, Virtue and Cahill Library; cancelled book-plate with no. 9266; sale (5 July 1967), lot 37; sold for £40 to Francis Edwards. Purchased from him for £50; unsigned note by David Rogers on the book-plate; annotations [by David Rogers] in the Bodleian's copy of the sale catalogue.

SHELFMARK: Inc. f. G7.1490.1.

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