Speculum aureum animae peccatricis.
Analysis of Content
a1r [Title-page.] ‘Opusculum quod speculum aureum anime peccatricis dicitur'.
a2r Dionysius Carthusiensis [pseudo-; Jacobus de Gruytrode; Jacobus de Clusa; Gerardus de Schiedam pseudo-]: Speculum aureum animae peccatricis. See A‑569.
Imprint: [Memmingen: Albrecht Kunne, c.1490]. 4°.
Remarks: As dated by CIBN and BSB‑Ink; Sheppard dates [c.1490-1500], Sack [c.1495].
Collation: a b8 c d6.
Hain: HC *14899;
Goff: Goff S‑644;
BMC: BMC II 608;
Proctor: Pr 2804;
Others: BSB‑Ink I‑23; CIBN S‑333; Sack, Freiburg, 1951; Sheppard 2032.
Copy number: S-258(1)
Binding: Nineteenth-century half brown morocco over brown cloth. The title, gold-tooled along the spine, attributes the book to Hugo de S. Caro.
Size: 199 × 141 × 12 mm.
Size of leaf: 189 × 129 mm.
‘2' in pencil on a1r. Some marginal notes, including pagination 1-30 only, copious extraction of quotations on b7v and b8r-v, a ‘nota' mark, and a correction, in the same fifteenth-century hand that wrote the ownership note in brown ink.
Provenance: Rottenbuch, Bavaria, Augustinian Canons, S. Maria; inscription on a1r: ‘Sum Religiosorum Fratrum in Rottenbuech'. Probably a duplicate from the Royal Library, Munich; ‘2648' in pencil on d6v. Purchased for 6 Marks, from Caspar Haugg, Catalogue 82 (1886), no. 504; see Library Bills (1886), no. 80.
SHELFMARK: Auct. 7Q 6.74.
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