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Bod-Inc: T-246

Trithemius, Johannes

Oratio de republica ecclesiae et monachorum ordinis divi patris Benedicti.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.] ‘Collatio de republica ecclesie et monachorum ordinis diui patris Benedicti'.

a2r Trithemius, Johannes: Collatio de republica ecclesiae et monachorum ordinis divi patris Benedicti. Incipit: ‘[I]nstituenti mihi (patres in Christo reuerendi) pro obedientie merito . . .’ Explicit: uiuit et regnat amen Delivered at the annual chapter held in Cologne on 1 Sept. 1493. Paralipomena, ed. Busaeus, 854-65; see Arnold 234-5.


Imprint: [Mainz: Peter von Friedberg, after 1 Sept 1493]. 4°.


Collation: a6 b4.


ISTC: it00434000

Hain: HC *15629;

Goff: Goff T‑434;

BMC: BMC I 46;

Proctor: Pr 171;

Others: BSB‑Ink T‑457; CIBN T‑322; Hillard 1988; Sheppard 110.

LCN: 14718952


Copy number: T-246(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century half calf over marbled paper boards; bound for Kloß. Scar of an index tab on a2.

Size: 211 × 152 × 8 mm.

Size of leaf: 208 × 144 mm.

Some marginal ‘nota' marks and pointing hands in red crayon.

On a2r the initial is supplied in red with reserved white decoration. Paragraph marks and chapter heading underlining are supplied in red; capital strokes in red.

Provenance: Georg Franz Burkhard Kloß (1787-1854); book-label; sale (1835), lot 3605. Purchased for £0. 5. 0 from Puttick, no. 998, between 9 Mar. and 16 June 1855; see Library Bills (1851-5), 418; Books Purchased (1855), 60 ‘(Colon.) 1493'.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 6Q 6.42.

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