Jncipit tractat[us] fratris Feliciani ordinis Predicatoru[m] doctoris eximij de diuina predestinatione intitulatus.

Felicianus, O.P. [Browse]
Uniform title
[Augsburg : Monastery of SS. Ulrich and Afra (with Anton Sorg's type)], [1473-74]
12 unnumbered leaves ; 37 cm (fol.)


PredestinationEarly works to 1800 [Browse]
Attributed name
Rare books genre
Incunabula [Browse]
  • Title from caption at incipit on leaf [a1] recto.
  • Printing press attributed to the Monastery of SS. Ulrich and Afra on the basis of a note by Ulrich Ellenbog in Cambridge University Library copy (Oates 915).
  • Printed with the type of Anton Sorg: see F. Geldner. Die deutschen Inkunabeldrucker: Ein Handbuch der deutschen Buchdruckerdes XV. Jahrhunderts nach Druckorten, 2 vols, Stuttgart, 1968-70, I, p. 139.
  • Dated to 1473-74 in GW 9731, not after 1474 in BSB-Ink P-351 and not after 1476 in BM 15th, II, 343 [the latter on the basis of Cambridge University Library copy owned by Ulrich Ellenbog in 1476].
  • Authorship ascribed to Petrus de Ilperinis in Bod-inc F-012 and BSB-Ink P-351.
  • Spaces left blank for initials, with printed guide letters.
  • Signatures: [a¹²]. Last leaf [a12] blank.
  • [Pseudo-] Felicianus [i.e. Petrus de Ilperinis Romanus]. [Letter addressed to] Jacobus [Paganus], Bishop of Rieti, entitled 'Prologus', [a1]r; Registrum, [a1]r; [Pseudo-] Felicianus [i.e. Petrus de Ilperinis Romanus]. De divina praedestinatione, [a1]v-[a11]v.
  • HSVR copy: Initials in red, first with decorative penwork, paragraph marks in red and green.
Binding note
Ex copy: Modern vellum over boards.
  • BM 15th II, 343
  • Bod-inc F-012
  • Goff F53
  • GW 9731
  • Hain 6950*
  • ISTC if00053000
  • Oates 915
  • R. Proctor, "Ulrich von Ellenbog and the Press of S. Ulrich at Augsburg", The Library, n.s. 14.4, 1903, pp. 163-179 (repr. in Bibliographical Essays by R. Proctor, London, 1905, pp. 73-88)
Place name(s)
Germany Augsburg.
Other title(s)
  • Incipit tractatus fratris Feliciani ordinis Praedicatorum doctoris eximii de divina praedestinatione intitulatus
  • Tractatus fratris Feliciani ordinis Praedicatorum doctoris eximii de divina praedestinatione intitulatus
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