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Bod-Inc: T-231


Tractatus contra vicia.


Analysis of Content

[*1r] [Title-page.]

[*2r] ‘Tabula alphabetica'.

[*8r] ‘Capitula tractatuli'.

a1v Tractatus contra vicia. ‘Prologus'. Incipit: ‘Quoniam uita hominis in terra tentatio est qua multi uincuntur . . . [V]era omnino ait Bernardus sententia, quoniam tentatio est uita hominis super terram . . .’

a3r Tractatus contra vicia. ‘Capitulum I'. Incipit: ‘[E]xpurgate uetus fermentum in corruptione . . . Actitatur enim homo ab his que in eo sunt'.


Imprint: Strasbourg: Georg Husner, 5 Dec. 1498. 4°.


Collation: [*] a b8 c–h8.4 i6 k4 l8.

Remarks: Gathering [*] numbered ‘2 3 4' but not signed.


ISTC: it00421500

Hain: H *15594;

Goff: Goff T‑421a;

BMC: BMC I 162;

Proctor: Pr 744;

Others: BSB‑Ink T‑408; CIBN T‑303; Hillard 1984; Oates 268; Sack, Freiburg, 3494; Sheppard 537.

LCN: 14717515


Copy number: T-231(1)

Wanting the blank leaf l8.

Binding: Nineteenth-century half blue morocco over blue cloth. Yellow-edged leaves. Part of a manuscript title in brown ink across the fore-edge.

Size: 215 × 148 × 16 mm.

Size of leaf: 206 × 134 mm.

‘33' in pencil on [*1r]. A few marginal notes, mainly extracting key words and adding ‘nota' marks, in an early German hand.

Provenance: Duplicate from the Royal Library, Munich; ‘Dupl' on [*1r] and ‘152' on l7v, both in pencil. Purchased in Nov. 1885 from Caspar Haugg, Catalogue (1885), no. 134, for 9 Marks; see Library Bills.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 7Q 7.9.

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