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Sixtus IV, Pont. Max.

Regulae, Ordinationes et constitutiones cancellarie apostolicae.


Analysis of Content

[a1r] Rodericus [Zamorensis: Preface.] Incipit: ‘Sanctissimus in Christo pater et dominus noster dominus Sixtus diuina prouidentia papa quartus suorum predecessorum uestigiis inherendo normam et ordinem gerendis dare uolens . . . Nos Rodericus . . . die uicesima septima eiusdem mensis [Aug. 1471] in cancellaria apostolica fecimus publicari . . .’

[a1r] Sixtus IV, Pont. Max.: Regulae, Ordinationes et constitutiones cancellarie apostolicae. [Compiled by Rodericus Zamorensis, as stated above.] Incipit: ‘In primis reseruationes fecit . . .’

[a7v] [Note on the publication.] ‘Lecte et publicate fuerunt supradicte Regule Rome in Cancellaria apostolica die martis .xxvii. mensis Augusti anno domini M.cccc.lxxi. Indictione quarta pontificatus S. d. n. d. Sixti pape .iiii. anno primo. G[regorio]. de Puteo. Et in audientia contradictarum die mercurii secunda Octobris anno et pontificatus ut supra Or[su] de Ursinis locumtenen[te]'. Gregorius de Puteo was at this date ‘abbreviator in parco minori'; see Frenz 340 no. 865. Ursus de Ursinis was a ‘decretorum doctor' soon to become Bishop of Tricarico (18 Oct. 1471); Franz 451 no. 2176.


Imprint: [Rome: Ulrich Han, after 2 Oct. 1471]. 4°.


Collation: [a8].

Types: Type: 103 R.

Leaves: 8 leaves, the last blank.

Line number: 41 lines ([a2r]).

Type area: Type area: 211 ×135 mm ([a2r]).

Remarks: Leaf [a1r]: ‘REGVLE: ORDINATIONES: ET CONSTI‑ | tutiones Cancellarie Sanctiſſimi domini nr̄i: dn̄i Sixti diuina | prouidētia Pape Quarti: ſcripte & correcte in Cancellaria | Apoſtolica.'; [a7v], l. 39, end: ‘Lecte & publicate fuerūt ſupraſcripte Regule Romȩ in Cancellaria | apľica die Martis. xxvii. menſis Auguſti Anno dn̄i. M.cccc.lxxi. In- | dictione quarta Pōtificat9.S.d.n.d. Sixti Pape .iiii. Anno p̓mo. | G. de puteo. Et in audiētia Contradicta die Mercurii ſecunda Oc- | tobris Anno & pontificatus ut ſupra. or de Vrſinis locumtenen̄.’


ISTC: is00574700

Proctor: Pr 3352;

Others: Sheppard 2669-70. Microfiche: Unit 8: Printing in Italy Before 1472: Part II, PI 76.

LCN: 14111697


Copy number: S-231(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century grey paper boards; yellow-edged leaves.

Size: 291 × 213 × 8 mm.

Size of leaf: 283 × 206 mm.

On the verso of the front endleaf a bibliographical note in English in pencil in a nineteenth-century hand.

Capital strokes in red.

Provenance: Purchased for £2. 2. 0; see Books Purchased (1848), 39.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 6Q 3.46.

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