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].
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.
GW: GW 10048;
Goff: Goff S‑558;
Proctor: Pr 6485;
Others: Sack, Freiburg, 1456; Sheppard 2406.
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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