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Bod-Inc: T-289

Turrecremata, Johannes de

Quaestiones evangeliorum de tempore et de sanctis, et al.


Analysis of Content

a2r ‘Prologus'. Incipit: ‘[C]um ad pleniorem cognitionem rei ordo deducat . . .’

a2r ‘Tabula thematum'. Arranged according to the liturgical year for the Dominican order.

Δ7r ‘Tabula alphabetica'.

e9v ‘Tabula materie applicabilis siue floris theologie secundum ordinem alphabeti'.

f1r [Nicolaus de Byard: Summa de abstinentia.] ‘Materia aurea enucleata ex originalibus virtutum et vitiorum flos theologie nuncupata secundum ordinem alphabeti pro sermonibus applicabilis tam de tempore quam de sanctis totius anni'. [Also known as Dictionarius pauperum or Flos theologiae.] Incipit: ‘[A]bstinentia est duplex. Detestabilis et laudabilis . . .’ See Bloomfield 1841; Kaeppeli III 148-53, no. 3046; Stegmüller, Repertorium biblicum, 5695; A. Wilmart, ‘Note sur les plus anciens recueils de distinctions bibliques', in Mémorial Lagrange (Paris, 1940), 335-46, at 343-6 nos 7-8.

AA1r ‘Tabula questionum'. Arranged according to the liturgical year for the Dominican order.

AA10v Turrecremata, Johannes de: Quaestiones evangeliorum de tempore et de sanctis. [Prologue addressed to] the College of Cardinals. Incipit: ‘[S]acro et colendissimo . . . Cogitanti mihi quid de sudoribus mei studii . . .’

BB1r Turrecremata, Johannes de: Quaestiones evangeliorum de tempore et de sanctis. Incipit: ‘In prima dominica aduentus apud fratres predicatores dicitur illud euangelium Matheii . . .’ See T‑285.


Imprint: [Vienne]: Eberhard Frommolt, 24 July 1481. Folio.


Collation: a10 b c8 δ d–f10 g–z8 AA10 BB–HH A–D8 E6 F–H10 I–X8 Y10.


ISTC: it00551000

Hain: HC *15716;

Goff: Goff T‑551;


Proctor: not in Pr;

Others: BSB‑Ink T‑567; CIBN T‑398; Sack, Freiburg, 3545; not in Sheppard.

LCN: 14803320


Copy number: T-289(1)

Part II only, containing Turrecremata.

Binding: Fifteenth/sixteenth-century quarter pigskin over bevelled wooden boards, blind-tooled with two different floral and decorative rolls; two clasps and catches removed. Early manuscript title at the head of the spine in brown ink. Sprinkled red-edged leaves. Leather index tab dyed green on M2.

Size: 293 × 206 × 54 mm.

Size of leaf: 287 × 190 mm.

A few marginal notes, mainly extracting key words, adding folio numbers to the table of contents, and foliation now only partially visible: 1-235, in an early German hand in brown ink.

Initials and paragraph marks are supplied in red.

Provenance: Rottenbuch, Bavaria, Augustinian Canons, S. Maria; inscription on AA1r: ‘Sum B. V. Mariae in Rottenbuech' and on the verso of the front endleaf: ‘N. 205'. Duplicate from the Royal Library, Munich; ‘Duplum' in brown ink on front endleaf. Albert Ehrman (1890-1969); armorial book-plate; accession no. ‘R 654'. Purchased by Ehrman in 1949 from Lathrop Colgate Harper for £50. Blue donation book-plate dated 17 Mar. 1949 from A[lbert] and R. Ehrman to J[ohn] P. W. E[hrman]. Purchased at the Broxbourne Sale (1978), lot 675, through Quaritch, for £209; see ledger (1977/8), no. 945.

SHELFMARK: Inc. d. F6.1481.1.

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