Analysis of Content
[a2r] Ulmer, Ulricus: Fraternitas cleri. ‘Prologus'. Incipit: ‘[C]um ad decorem et honestatem clericorum nihil magis conferre videatur . . .’
[a2v] Ulmer, Ulricus: Fraternitas cleri. ‘Capitulum primum'. Incipit: ‘[S]icut in humano corpore propter multimodas atque varias operationes . . .’ Explicit: habes tabulam et taxillos lude si potes. Deo gratias; NO EDITION
Imprint: [Ulm: Johann Zainer, c.1478-80]. Folio.
Remarks: As dated by Sheppard; BSB‑Ink dates to [c.1478-82].
Hain: HC *16083;
Goff: Goff U‑57;
BMC: BMC II 529;
Proctor: Pr 2537;
Others: BSB‑Ink U‑68; CIBN U‑20; Sack, Freiburg, 3602; Sheppard 1828.
Copy number: U-009(1)
Binding: Nineteenth-century half calf over marbled paper boards; bound for Kloß.
Size: 283 × 209 × 27 mm.
Size of leaf: 273 × 193 mm.
Early manuscript title on [a1r]. A few marginal notes, mainly ‘nota' marks and occasional extraction of key words, in the hand that wrote the ownership note, brown ink. Early manuscript signatures partially visible.
Initials are supplied in red. Up to [d1r] also paragraph marks, underlining of chapter headings, and capital strokes in red.
Provenance: Schwäbisch-Gmünd, Bavaria, Dominicans, S. Maria Magdalena; inscription on [a2r]: ‘Conv. Gam: S. O. Fratrum Praedicatorum' [same hand as Auct. 3Q 3.6, Bod-inc. J‑248]. Georg Franz Burkhard Kloß (1787-1854); book-label; sale (1835), lot 3775. J. T. Hand (fl. 1834-1837); undated signature on the front endleaf; purchased at his sale (1837), lot 261, for £0. 3. 0; see Books Purchased (1837), 39.
SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q 4.39.
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