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Bod-Inc: T-198

Thomas de Chabham

Liber poenitentialis.


Analysis of Content

[*1r] ‘Tabula capitulorum huius libri penitentialis'. Incipit: ‘Prologus huius libri. Ca. i. De quibus tractabitur . . .’

a1r [Thomas de Chabham: Abstract of the work.] E. Schulz, ‘Zwei Frühdrucke einer “ungedruckten” Summa', Beiträge zur Inkunabelkunde, 2 (1938), 79-88, at 84. The abstract states that the work is modelled on the Liber Canonum penitentialium; compiled from SS. Augustinus', Hieronymus', Gregorius' and others' writings; and approved by the Rector of Cologne University.

a1r [Thomas de Chabham]: Liber poenitentialis. ‘Prologus’ Incipit: ‘[C]um miserationes domini sint super omnia opera eius . . .’ ed. F. Broomfield, Analecta mediaevalia Namurcensia, 25 (1968). Previously wrongly attributed to Rabanus Maurus. On Chabham as author see DNB; Schulz, ‘Zwei Frühdrucke', 79-80, at 83 and n. 5 for this edition, at 84 for the attributions of authorship in the incunabula; Sharpe, Latin Writers, no. 1723.


Imprint: [Louvain: Johannes de Westfalia, between 1483 and 1485]. Folio.


Collation: [*4] a–f8 g10 h–n8.

Types: Type: 89 G.

Leaves: 110 leaves.

Line number: 41 lines, two columns (a2r).

Type area: Type area: 184 ×135 mm (a2r).


ISTC: it00347500

Hain: H *13154 = HC 13155;

Goff: Goff T‑349;

Proctor: Pr 9248;

Others: BSB‑Ink T‑333; Campbell–Kronenberg 1426; HPT II 437; ILC 2097; Sheppard 7127.

LCN: 14098074


Copy number: T-198(1)

Bound with A‑324; see there for details of binding, decoration, and provenance.

Size of leaf: 290 × 207 mm.

A blank leaf inserted between [*4] and a1. Leaf n8v, col. 2, l. 1: ‘ . . . triēnium'.

SHELFMARK: Douce 240(3).

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