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Bod-Inc: T-092

Thomas àKempis

Hortulus rosarum.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.] ‘Ortulus rosarum liber deuotus'.

a1v [List of contents.]

a1v [Thomas àKempis]: Hortulus rosarum. ‘De bona societate querenda et mala cauenda'. Thomas à Kempis, Opera, ed. Pohl, IV 3-50.

b8v ‘Utile documentum pro illis qui quotidie uel frequenter confitentur'. Incipit: ‘Nota quod secundum beatum Bernardum et aliquos alios doctores deuotos . . .’ Explicit: misericordia diffidens

c1v Bernardus Claravallensis: ‘Oratio ad dominum Iesum et eius matrem quam composuit beatus Bernardus'. See Chevalier, Rep. hymn., no. 19710; PL CLXXXIV 1323-6.

c1v Bernardus Claravallensis: ‘Alia oratio beati Bernardi ad beatam Mariam'. AH XXXII 142-45 no. 97; See Chevalier, Rep. hymn., no. 11673.


Imprint: [Paris: Étienne Jehannot or Pierre Le Dru, for] Jean Petit, [c.1497]. 8°.


Collation: a b8 c4.


ISTC: it00355700

Proctor: Not in Pr;

Others: not in Sheppard.

LCN: 14098067


Copy number: T-092(1)

Binding: 1863 French red morocco(?), with gilt-edged leaves, gilt turn-ins and marbled pastedowns, by Duru et Chambolle.

Size: 140 × 91 × 5 mm.

Size of leaf: 133 × 93 mm.

A few early marginal notes, mainly providing corrections to the text, and some underlining, all washed.

Provenance: Purchased on 20 July 1976 from Theodore Hofmann, on report, for £65; see ledger (1975/6), no. 1626.

SHELFMARK: Inc. f. F1.8.

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