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Bod-Inc: T-244

Trithemius, Johannes

Oratio de duodecim excidiis observantiae regularis.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.] ‘Oratio . . . de duodecim excidiis observantie regularis'.

a1v Herbenus, Matthaeus: [Letter addressed to] Johannes Distenius. Incipit: ‘Superiori anno cum libros complures . . .’ Dated Sponheim, 24 Aug. 1496.

a2r Trithemius, Johannes: Oratio de duodecim excidiis observantiae regularis. Incipit: ‘[C]ogitanti mihi ad hoc stadium dicendi uocato . . .’ Explicit: aliis custodire Delivered at the chapter of the order held in Reinhardsbrunn on 28 Aug. 1496. Paralipomena, ed. Busaeus, 875-88; see Arnold 235.

d2r Herbenus, Matthaeus: ‘Carmen elegiacum in orationem domini Joannis Tritemii'. Incipit: ‘Qui cupis antiquam monachorum noscere legem | Atque sacerdotum que sacra uita fuit'; 15 elegiac distichs.

d2v Urbanus Vi, Pont. Max.: Bulla Ne in vinea domini de religiosis symoniacis. Incipit: ‘Ne in uinea domini (nostre licet insufficientibus meritis commissa custodie) . . .’ Dated Rome, 4 Apr. 1384.


Imprint: [Mainz: Peter von Friedberg, after 28 Aug. 1496]. 4°.


Collation: a–c6 d4.


ISTC: it00449000

Hain: HC *15637;

Goff: Goff T‑449;

BMC: BMC I 48;

Proctor: Pr 184;

Others: BSB‑Ink T‑445; Oates 63; Sheppard 120.

LCN: 14717667


Copy number: T-244(1)

Binding: Twentieth-century green morocco; yellow-edged leaves.

Size: 207 × 144 × 13 mm.

Size of leaf: 201 × 140 mm.

Provenance: Purchased in 1924 from McLeish, for £5. 15. 0; see Annual Report of the Curators of the Bodleian Library, Oxford University Gazette, 4 Mar. 1925, 467.

SHELFMARK: Inc. e. G1.1496.1.

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