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Bod-Inc: S-227

Sixtus IV, Pont. Max.

Dissensio inter Papam et Florentinos.


Analysis of Content

a1r Dissensio inter Papam [Sixtum IV] et Florentinos. Incipit: ‘  “[E]xurgat deus et dissipentur inimici eius . . .” [Ps 67,2-3]. O dilectissimi ac uniuersi christifideles ad omnium clariorem rei notitiam . . .’ Explicit: preceptorum minister fidelis omnibus apparebit etc. For references see GW VIII col. 502.


Imprint: [Basel: Johann Amerbach, after 1 July 1478]. Folio.

Remarks: Dated after the excommunication of Lorenzo de Medici, 1 July 1478 (GW and Sack). As assigned by Sheppard (see also Rhodes, Treviso, p. 20). Pr and Goff assign to [Treviso: Bernardus de Colonia].


Collation: a6.

Types: Type: 85 G.

Leaves: 6 leaves, the last presumably blank.

Line number: 51 lines (a2r).

Type area: Type area: 214 ×123 mm (a2r).

Watermarks: The watermark of an ox-head surmounted by a crown and cross is also found in the Bible of 1479 (Sheppard).

Remarks: Capital space on a1r.


ISTC: is00558000

GW: GW 10048;

Goff: Goff S‑558;

Proctor: Pr 6485;

Others: Sack, Freiburg, 1456; Sheppard 2406.

LCN: 14124768


Copy number: S-227(1)

Wanting the blank leaf a6.

Binding: Nineteenth-century German(?) paper boards covered with leaves from a liturgical manuscript on parchment, dyed dark blue. Scar of an index tab on a1.

Size: 308 × 217 × 18 mm.

Size of leaf: 294 × 204 mm.

Initials, paragraph marks, and capital strokes are supplied in red.

Provenance and date of acquisition unknown; other books with neighbouring shelfmarks were mainly acquired in the late 1850s and early 1860s.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 4Q 3.7.

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