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Bod-Inc: V-169


Vocabularius: Caput haupt [Latin and German].


Analysis of Content

[*1v] ‘Registrum vocabularii'.

[a1r] Vocabularius: Caput haupt. Incipit: ‘[C]aput haubt. Est membrum animalis in quo omnium sensuum tam exteriorum quam interiorum organa . . .’ Explicit: composita et confecta See K. Schneider, Die deutschen Handschriften der Bayerischen Staatsbibliothek München. Cgm 501-690 (Wiesbaden, 1978), 325. Erroneously identified by H as the ‘Vocabularius rerum' of Wenceslaus Brack (see BMC III 858).


Imprint: Augsburg: Johann Keller, 1478. Folio.


Collation: [*2 a–o8 p q6].


ISTC: iv00324000

Hain: HC 3699;

Goff: Goff V‑324;

BMC: BMC II 360;

Proctor: Pr 1743;

Others: BSB‑Ink V‑291; Claes 17; Oates 942; Sheppard 1283.

LCN: 14768041


Copy number: V-169(1)

Binding: Eighteenth-century(?) sheep over wooden boards; gilt-edged leaves; pastedowns covered with Buntpapier.

Size: 297 × 202 × 34 mm.

Size of leaf: 286 × 194 mm.

Occasional marginal notes, extracting key words, and a pointing hand, in a contemporary German hand in brown ink.

Initials, paragraph marks, underlining of chapter headings, and capital strokes are supplied in red.

Provenance: Unidentified stamped monogram on [*1r], [*2r], and [q6v]: ‘F G'. Upper margin of [a1r] cut away. Francis Douce (1757-1834); armorial book-plate. Bequeathed in 1834.

SHELFMARK: Douce 237.

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