[F]lecto genua mea ad patrem domini nostri ihesu [christ]i ...

Author
Bonaventure, Saint, Cardinal, approximately 1217-1274 [Browse]
Uniform title
Format
Book
Language
Latin
Published/​Created
[Strasbourg, France : Printer of Henricus Ariminensis, ca. 1473-1474]
Description
[164] p. ; 32 cm. (fol.)

Details

Subject(s)
Printer
Former owner
Rare books genre
Notes
  • Title from Prologus, leaf [1]1.
  • Imprint from Goff.
  • Signatures: [1-9]⁸ [10]¹⁰.
  • On leaf [10]4, line 1, some copies have the reading "temp[or]e" instead of "tempore."
  • ExI copy: Inside the upper boards is one half of a manuscript indulgence on vellum, issued in the name of Konrad [von Thüngen], bishop of Würzburg, and dated 1523, on the day of St. Thomas the Apostle. The indulgence seems to be for the purpose of rebuilding an Augustinian monastery.
  • ExI copy: First initial in red with penwork decoration, 2- to 5- line initials in red, red initial strokes, paraphs, and underlining, manuscript quire numbers.
Binding note
ExI copy: Bound in 19th century blind-stamped vellum over (original?) wooden boards, with intricate decoration in low relief of monkeys, cherubbs, birds, lizards and dragons.
Provenance
ExI copy: Bookplate of William O'Brien (1832-1899), Irish judge and book collector who bequathed his library to the Jesuit community at Milltown Park, Dublin (book label from the Library in Milltown Park on verso of front flyleaf).
References
  • Goff B-856
  • Hain 3469*=15592*
  • GW 4652
  • BM 15th cent., I, p. 77 (IB. 855)
Place name(s)
France Strasbourg.
Other title(s)
  • Lecto genua mea ad patrem domini nostri ihesu xp̄i
  • Flecto genua mea ad patrem domini nostri Jhesu Christi
LCCN
2004563826
OCLC
55617224
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