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Bod-Inc: V-142

Vineis, Raimundus de

Legenda S. Catharinae Senensis [Italian] Vita di S. Caterina da Siena.


Analysis of Content

a2r Vineis, Raimundus de: Vita di S. Caterina da Siena. ‘Prologo'. Incipit: ‘[S]ancto Giouani euangelista el quale fo descripto essere una aquila . . . Io uidi uno angelo descendente dal cielo . . .’ This prologue contains passages translated from Apc 20-22.

a6v Vineis, Raimundus de: Vita di S. Caterina da Siena. ‘Secundo prologo'. Incipit: ‘[D]auid propheta disse quando introduce el primo gemito al mondo . . .’

a7v Vineis, Raimundus de: Vita di S. Caterina da Siena. [Translated by Neri Pagliaresi and by an anonymous writer from Piacenza.] Incipit: ‘[N]e la citate di Siena posta ne la regione di Toscana . . .’ See V‑141.


Imprint: Milan: Johannes Antonius, de Honate, 28 Mar. 1489. 4°.


Collation: a–t8.


ISTC: iv00296000

Hain: HC 4698 = H 4697; R 868;

Goff: Goff V‑296;

BMC: BMC VI 742;

Proctor: Pr 5909;

Others: CIBN R‑22; Oates 2284; Sander 1824; Sheppard 4929.

LCN: 14766189


Copy number: V-142(1)

Binding: Sixteenth-century(?) reused parchment, with manuscript title at the head of the spine in brown ink.

Size: 189 × 144 × 33 mm.

Size of leaf: 182 × 133 mm.

Provenance: Unidentified circular stamp on a2r: ‘S G', a cross between, ‘M' below. Charles Carmichael (1853-1933) and Mary Lacaita; book-plate. C. Bertrand Thompson (twentieth century); sale, Catalogue of the Extensive and Valuable Library the Property of C. Bertrand Thompson. The Second and Final Portion (London: Sotheby & Co., 31 May 1948), lot 879 [Sheppard records auction as being on 21 May]. Purchased at Thompson's sale; see BLR 2,28 (1949), 264.

SHELFMARK: Inc. e. I3.1489.1.

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