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Bod-Inc: Z-001

Zabarellis, Franciscus de

Lectura super Clementinis.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a1v Suigus, Jacobinus: [Letter addressed to] Petrus Cara, ducal senator. Incipit: ‘Animaduerti sepe, Petre Care, vir magnifice, te in clarissimorum hominum . . .’

a2r Zabarellis, Franciscus de: Lectura super Clementinis. Incipit: ‘[N]ouum nihil esse vna est omnium fere sententia . . .’ See Belloni, 204-8, with this edition listed at 207; this edition is listed in Gasparo Zonta, Francesco Zabarella (1360-1417) (Padua, 1915), 124, no. 2.


Imprint: Turin: Nicolaus de Benedictis and Jacobinus Suigus, 23 Aug. 1492. Folio.


Collation: a–z [et] [con]8 [rum] A6.


ISTC: iz00006000

Hain: HC *16254;

Goff: Goff Z‑6;

BMC: BMC VII 1057;

Proctor: Pr 7220;

Others: BSB‑Ink Z‑5; Rhodes 1845; Sheppard 5958.

LCN: 14740357


Copy number: Z-001(1)

Binding: Contemporary German (Augsburg, Kyriß workshop no. 83) quarter blind-tooled pigskin over modern wooden boards. On both covers quadruple fillets form a rectangle which is divided by further quadruple fillets into four compartments. The two outer ones are decorated with a reapeated lattice-work roll (Kyriß pl. 169, no. 2), the two inner ones with a floral and cresting roll (Kyriß pl. 169, no. 1). The head of the spine is decorated with a repeated large rosette stamp (Kyriß pl. 169, no. 4). Remains of paper label at the head of the upper cover.

Size: 424 × 300 × 60 mm.

Size of leaf: 410 × 278 mm.

Provenance: Diessen, Bavaria, Augustinian Canons, BVM, 1755; book-plate: ‘Ad Bibliothecam Canoniæ Regularis in Diessen 1755', for which see Warnecke 388; inscription on a15: ‘Monasterii BVM Diessen'. Duplicate from the Royal Library, Munich; ‘Dupl' on the front pastedown. Purchased on 15 Sept. 1891 from Caspar Haugg, Catalogue 19, no. 154, for 20 Marks; see Library Bills; Annual Report of the Curators of the Bodleian Library, Oxford University Gazette, 10 May 1892, 471.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 4Q inf. 1.13.

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