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Bod-Inc: S-275


Speculum rosariorum Jesu et Mariae, et al.


Analysis of Content

[**1r] [Title-page.]

[**2r] ‘Tabula materiarum'.

a1r Speculum rosariorum Jesu et Mariae. ‘Prologus'. Incipit: ‘[D]um occasione salutiferi mellifluique psalterii ac rosarii . . .’

z1v Legenda seu vita S. Annae. Incipit: ‘[Q]uoniam deiferam et gloriosissimam uirginem Mariam fructuose matris sue Anne laudem et honorem ut laudem propriam appetere certum est . . .’ The heading specifies that the life consists of a collection of different texts: ‘ex diuersis in unum collecta'. The text of the life is followed by an antiphon and two prayers in honour of the saint.

[con2v] Gregorius(?): [Orationes sancti Gregorii.] Incipit: ‘[O] domine Iesu Christe adoro te in cruce pendentem . . .’ Leroquais, Livres d'heures, II, 346 no. xxxvii. A prefatory note states that the prayer carries an indulgence of 46,012 years and 40 days.

[con3v] [Oratio.] ‘Oratio sequens potest dici ex deuotione super predictas orationes'. Incipit: ‘[D]omine Ihesu Chrite fili dei uiui qui sanctissime passionis tue misterium beato Gregorio famulo tuo mirabiliter reuelasti . . . recolentibus liberaliter sunt largiti. Qui uiuis . . .’


Imprint: Lüneburg: Johann Luce, 13 Sept. 1493. 8°.


Collation: [* **] a–r [2-shaped r] s–z [et]8 [con]4.

Types: Type: 91.

Leaves: 220 leaves, 15 and 16 blank.

Line number: 22 lines, plus headline (a1r).

Type area: Type area: 101 (106) ×65 mm (a1r).

Remarks: Leaf [*1r]: ‘Speculum Roſariorū | Iheſu et Marie. In quo plura ſalu | bria continentur.'; [*2r]: ‘¶Tabula materiarū in opuſculo ſe | quenti contentarum.'; a1r: ‘¶ Prologus | ¶ Prologus in ſpeculū Roſarij Ma | rie virginis. A | dVm occaſione ſalutiferi mel= | . . .'; [con4r], l. 7: ‘¶ Pater noſter Aue maria pro eis q̓ | hunc libellum Imprimi curarn̄t ad | ſalutem chriſtifidelium.:' [con4v] blank.


ISTC: is00670330

Hain: C 5579;

Proctor: Pr 2643;

Others: Campbell 1575; Rhodes 1532; Sheppard 2263.

LCN: 14500011


Copy number: S-275(1)

Bound with I‑048; see there for details of binding and provenance.

Size of leaf: 137 × 94 mm.

Variant issue: the colophon, containing the date and printer's name, is omitted in this copy (see BMC III p. 698).

Wanting m7-8, s2-3.

A few corrections in an early hand in brown ink.

SHELFMARK: Douce 8(1).

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