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Bod-Inc: S-060

Sancto Georgio, Johannes Antonius de

Oratio in exequiis Cardinalis Tornacensis.


Analysis of Content

[a1r] Sancto Georgio, Johannes Antonius de: Oratio in exequiis Cardinalis Tornacensis. ‘Oratio funebris per r.d. Ioannemantonium episcopum Alexandri, Sacri Pallacii causarum auditorem dignissimum in exequiis reverendissimi d. cardinalis Tornacensis, habita atque edita xvii kalendas Novembris, anno Domini M.cccc.lxxxiii. pont. s.d. nostri Sixti pape quarti anno eius xiii.’ Incipit: ‘[M]oribus et apud gentes quas humane glorie ac propagandi nominis cura tenebat . . .’ [a5v] Explicit: ‘... Hoc verbo sine multorum iniuria oratio claudatur, quod de Emiliano Scipione Romani dixerunt, raro aut nunquam dignioris viri funus celebravimus, cuius anima in pace requiescat. | Finis.’ See J. M. McManamon, Funaral Oratory and the Cultural Ideals of Italian Humanism (Chapel Hill, NC, 1989), 287. Delivered on 16 Oct. 1483. The cardinal was Ferry de Clugny.


Imprint: [Rome Stephan Plannck after 16 Oct. 1483]. 4°.

Secundo folio: philadelphi sacrarum litterarum disputatione plusquam cibo fuerat [a2r]


Collation: [a6].

Remarks: Space left blank for initial, without printed guide letter; last leaf blank.


ISTC: is00134000

Hain: H *7597;

Goff: Goff S‑134;


Proctor: not in Pr;

Others: BSB‑Ink S‑83; CIBN S‑66; Sack, Freiburg, 3158; Sheppard 2892.

LCN: 14077426


Copy number: S-060(1)

Wanting the blank leaf [a6].

Binding: Nineteenth/twentieth-century parchment over pasteboards.

Size: 204 × 140 × 5 mm.

Size of leaf: 195 × 130 mm.

Provenance: Purchased in 1930 from McLeish; see Annual Report of the Curators of the Bodleian Library, Oxford University Gazette, 25 Feb. 1931, 360; BQR 6,68 (1930), 217.

SHELFMARK: Inc. e. I2.1483.1.

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