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Recueil des histoires de Troyes.[Lyons, Michel Topié and Jacques Heremberck, 10 Oct. 1490]

Recueil des histoires de Troyes.[Lyons, Michel Topié and Jacques Herem...

Signatures: a-b⁸ c-f⁶ 2f⁸ g-i⁸ k-l⁶ m⁸ A-K⁸ L-N⁶ O⁸ P-Q⁶ R⁸. Goff L-114 Hain 7046 (variations) Copinger 2493 (variation) Rosenwald 405 LC copy: bookplate of Bibliotheca Lindesiana. Dark blue levant morocco with... more

Horae Beatae Virginis Mariae ad usum Romanum.  Hours [from old catalog]  [Paris, Denis Mellier? ca. 1490]  [80] leaves. cuts: illus., borders. 27 cm. (4to)

Horae Beatae Virginis Mariae ad usum Romanum. Hours [from old catalog...

Begins (without title) with the cut Astrological man, on the reverse of which is the almanac for 20 years (1488-1508). Type 94G (same font as in BM 15th cent., VIII, p. 152). Goff H-369 Rosenwald 408 LC copy ru... more

Catholic Church. Liturgy and ritual. [from old catalog]Horae Beatae Virginis Mariae ad usum Romanum.Hours [from old catalog]Paris, Philippe Pigouchet, 19 Apr. 1494.

Catholic Church. Liturgy and ritual. [from old catalog]Horae Beatae Vi...

Signatures: +⁸ a-i⁸ l[et]⁸ l⁴. Goff H-376 Reichling 1764 (variations) IGI 4835 Rosenwald 425 LC copy imperfect: leaves [82-83] wanting. Initials and capitals supplied in red or blue; several illus. partly hand-... more

Philip II letter, 1578 Dec. 2.

Philip II letter, 1578 Dec. 2.

ALS, written in Madrid, to Pedro Moya de Contreras, Archbishop of Mexico. Philip II complains to the Archbishop of Mexico City about his practice of appointing monolingual priests to Indian benefices. Philip ha... more

Wij Christina medh Gudz...

Wij Christina medh Gudz...

Svenskt offentligt tryck (WWW) 3304073 Title from beginning of text. Dated at end: Datum Stockholm then 8. martif åhr 1636. Place of printing and name of printer from SOT. Ornamental initial. Also available in... more

Wij Christina medh Gudz ...

Wij Christina medh Gudz ...

Svenskt offentligt tryck (WWW) 3304256 Title from beginning of text. Dated and signed at end: Datum Stockholm den 25. octobris anno 1649. Christina. Place of printing and name of printer from SOT. Ornamental in... more

Don Bernard de Gálvez colonel des armées de Sa Majesté, intandant & gouverneur général par interim de la province de la Louisianne...

Don Bernard de Gálvez colonel des armées de Sa Majesté, intandant & go...

A proclamation offering amnesty to all military deserters who return to duty within four months and fulfill given requirements. Signed: Signé Bernardo de Gálvez. Et plus bas. Par mandement de Sa Seigneurie Ju... more

[Portraits engr. by William Blake and J. Chapman].

[Portraits engr. by William Blake and J. Chapman].

Library of Congress. Lessing J. Rosenwald collection, 1839 Plate 1 (Edmund Pitts, Esq.) also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

[Ivory hornbook] [realia]

[Ivory hornbook] [realia]

Title from spine of case. An eighteenth-century English hornbook with the alphabet in upper (recto) and lowercases (verso) inscribed on ivory. Repairs made to broken handle. Housed in a lined case (16 x 11 cm.... more

[Wood hornbook] [realia]

[Wood hornbook] [realia]

Title supplied by cataloger. An eighteenth-century hornbook, possibly American, with alphabet in lower and uppercases, followed by vowels, ligatures, and the Lord's prayer. Paper text covered with translucent ... more

[Portrait of William Cowper after George Romney.n.p., ca 1802?]

[Portrait of William Cowper after George Romney.n.p., ca 1802?]

The original of the plate engr. by Blake for the frontispiece of W. Hayley's Life and posthumous writings of William Cowper. Chichester, 1803-04. LC copy accompanied by folder (38 cm.) containing 3 different en... more

Tippecanoe inauguration ball, March 4, 1841 : [invitation].

Tippecanoe inauguration ball, March 4, 1841 : [invitation].

Unaddressed printed invitation to William Henry Harrison's "Tippecanoe" inaugural ball held at Carusi's Saloon in Washington, D.C., on Thursday evening, 4th of March, 1841, one of three balls attended by Harris... more

Grand national inauguration ball, March Fourth, 1857 : [invitation].

Grand national inauguration ball, March Fourth, 1857 : [invitation].

Printed invitation to James Buchanan's inaugural ball held at at Washington, D.C.'s Judiciary Square in a special building erected for the event to accomodate 6,000 people. The invitation lists the "managers" ... more

Registered letter from Hull, England, regarding water torture cell, 1913

Registered letter from Hull, England, regarding water torture cell, 19...

In this registered letter typed on his engraved letterhead in Hull, England, on February 1, 1913, Houdini announces and describes his new Water Torture Cell escape trick, and warns British theatrical managers t... more

Human sacrifice before Tohil

Human sacrifice before Tohil

Title from Kislak Collection guide. Watercolor painted by Diego Rivera in San Francisco, Calif. during the summer of 1931, originally commissioned to illustrate a never-published English translation of the Popo... more

Biblia Latina

Biblia Latina

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Goff B-526 Hain 3031 GW 4201 Schwenke, P. Johannes Gutenbergs 42-zeilige Bibel, no. 12 (p. 10) and p. 23, 25, 41, 48 LC copy on vellum. Leaf [... more

Catholicon.

Catholicon.

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Rosenwald 31 Goff B-20 Hain-Copinger 2254 GW 3182, variant 2. Stillwell, M.B. Gutenberg and the Catholicon of 1460, no. 70 (1 line space above... more

Institutiones, cum glossa

Institutiones, cum glossa

The glosses variously attributed to Accursius glossator and Franciscus Accursius. Cf. Savigny, Geschichte des röm. Rechts im Mittelalter, v. 5, p. 288; Bib. nat. Rosenwald 36 Goff J-506 Hain 9489 BM 15th cent.... more

Biblia pauperum

Biblia pauperum

One of the block books that has survived in the greatest numbers is the Biblia pauperum, a compendium of scripture prepared for the poor and the minor clergy, providing them with material for prayer and reflect... more

Geographica Latine

Geographica Latine

First 10 books translated by Guarinus Veronensis, the remainder by Gregorius Tifernas. Signatures: [a-c¹⁰ d-e⁸ f-h¹⁰ i-k⁸ l-n¹⁰ o-p⁸ q-s¹⁰ t⁸ u⁸⁻¹ x-y¹⁰ z⁸ A⁸]. Goff S-794 Hain-Copinger 15087 Proctor 4042 (3 Ve... more

Tractatum de spera quatuor capitulis distinguimus ... Theorica planetarum

Tractatum de spera quatuor capitulis distinguimus ... Theorica planeta...

Titles from opening lines on p. 1 and explicit on p. [81]. The Sphaera mundi is by Joannes de Sacro Bosco. The Theorica planetarum is usually considered to be by the Cremona astrologer Gherardo da Sabbioneta, ... more

Isidori iunioris Hispalensis episcopi prologus in librum de responsione mundi & astrorum ordinatione : ad Sesibutum regem incipit feliciter

Isidori iunioris Hispalensis episcopi prologus in librum de responsion...

Title from caption, leaf [1]1. Imprint from colophon. Signatures: [1]⁸ ([1]1+chi1) [2]¹²(-[2]12). Possibly issued with his Etymologiae (19 Nov. 1472). Cf. Goff. Goff I-191 Hain 9302* GW M15281 BM 15th cent., II... more

Publius Terentius Afer Carthagine natus ..

Publius Terentius Afer Carthagine natus ..

Title from first line, leaf [1]2. Imprint from Illustrated ISTC (CD-ROM, 2nd ed.) Signatures: [1]⁸ [2-3]¹⁰ [4-5]⁶ [6-9]⁸ [10]⁶ [11-12]⁸ [13-15]¹⁰ [16]⁸ [17-19]¹⁰ [20]⁸ [21]¹⁰ [22-23]⁸ [24]¹⁰ [25-26]⁶ [27-29]⁸ [... more

Incipit liber compilationis phisonomie

Incipit liber compilationis phisonomie

Uniform title from Goff; title from incipit; imprint from colophon. Signatures: [1-2¹⁰ 3-5⁸ 6⁶] Colophon: Anno domini millesimo quadringentesimo septuagesimo quarto hoc de phisonomia opus Petri padubanensis p[e... more

Calendarium

Calendarium

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Printed in red and black. Goff R-92 Hain-Copinger 13775 BM 15th cent., II, p. 456 (IA.7877) Schramm, XVIII, p. 5, 16, and illus. Rosenwald 25 ... more

Postilla in Job

Postilla in Job

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Goff T-236 Hain 1397 BM 15th cent., II, p. 513 (IB.8919) Rosenwald 52 LC copy rubricated throughout. Ms. note on leaf [1a]: Hunc librum legavi... more

Ars moriendi

Ars moriendi

Block book. Leaves printed on both sides. Signatures: [a¹⁴]. Schreiber, W.L. Manuel, IV, p. 267-312 (ed. XII, with slight variations) BM 15th cent., I, p. 5 (IA.24) Rosenwald 26 LC copy bound with: Passio Chri... more

Physica

Physica

Leaf [1a]: [Q]uonia[m] q[ui]de[m] i[n]telligere et scire [con]tingit circa o[mn]es sci[enti]as q[uarum] su[n]t pri[n]cipia a[ut] ca[us]e a[ut] elem[en]ta ex ho[rum] cognit[i]o[n]e ... Signatures: [a-c¹⁰ d-e⁸ f¹... more

De generatione Christi, sive Defensorium inviolatae castitatis B.V. Mariae

De generatione Christi, sive Defensorium inviolatae castitatis B.V. Ma...

Latin distichs with German rhymed translation and Latin commentary. Rosenwald 65 Goff R-151 Hain-Copinger 6085 BM 15th cent., II, p. 486 (IA.8694) (variation) Schramm, XVI, p. 10, 16, and illus. (assigned to Jo... more

De animalibus

De animalibus

Translated by Theodorus Gaza; edited by Ludovicus Podocatharus. Goff A-973 Hain-Copinger 1699 BM 15th cent., V, p. 232 (IB.20287) GW 2350 Vollbehr H1699

Die guldin Bibel, innhaltend Belonung der Tugennt vnnd Strouf der Laster.

Die guldin Bibel, innhaltend Belonung der Tugennt vnnd Strouf der Last...

Title extracted from caption of preface (leaf [1a]). Rosenwald 68 Goff R-21 Hain-Copinger 13690 BM 15th cent., II, p. 359 (IB.6177) Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. LC copy ru... more

Iohannis de Sacrobusto, Anglici, uiri clarissimi, Spera mundi feliciter incipit. Gerardi Cremonensis, uiri clarissimi, Theorica planetarum feliciter incipit

Iohannis de Sacrobusto, Anglici, uiri clarissimi, Spera mundi felicite...

Titles from p. [1], [57] (incipits, printed in red). The Theorica planetarum is usually considered to be by the Cremona astrologer Gherardo da Sabbioneta, although some authorities ascribe it to the Gerardus Cr... more

Gaistliche Vsslegong des Lebe[n]s Jhesu Cristi.

Gaistliche Vsslegong des Lebe[n]s Jhesu Cristi.

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Rosenwald 72 Goff A-1399 Hain 2146 = 16108 Copinger 3350 (variation) BM 15th cent., II, p. 530 (IB.9249) GW 3084 LC copy: original stamped hal... more

Die vierundzwanzig Alten, oder Der goldne Thron.

Die vierundzwanzig Alten, oder Der goldne Thron.

Leaf ia: Diss Buch ist gena[n]nt Die vierundczweinczig Alte[n], od[er] D[er] guldin Tron ... Rosenwald 76 Goff O-119 Hain 12128 BM 15th cent., II, p. 347 (IB.5890) Schramm, IV, p. 15, 50, and illus. Also availa... more

Geographica, Latine

Geographica, Latine

First 10 books translated by Guarinus Veronensis, the remainder by Gregorius Tifernas. Signatures: a¹⁰ b-z⁸ &⁸ A-P⁸ Q⁶. Goff S-796 Hain-Copinger 15089 BM 15th cent., VI, p. 896 (IB.28422) LC copy differs from H... more

Abubecri rasis filij zacharie Liber

Abubecri rasis filij zacharie Liber

A collection of 15 medical tracts including 8 by Rāzī with his Kitāb al-Manṣūrī first, 5 tracts of Hippocrates, and 1 of Galen. Caption title; imprint from colophon. Signatures: pi⁶ a-l⁸ m⁴ n-z⁸ &⁸ [con]⁸... more

Prospectiua communis d. Iohannis archiepiscopi Cantuariensis fratris ordinis minorum ..

Prospectiua communis d. Iohannis archiepiscopi Cantuariensis fratris o...

Title from opening words, leaf a2. Edited by Facius Cardanus. Ampersand in leaf a1 verson caption represents a Tironian sign. Printer from colophon (in verse: "... Faustis Corneni clauditur auspitijs. ..."); pl... more

Postilla super Epistolas et Evangelia

Postilla super Epistolas et Evangelia

Leaf [2a]: Incipit Postilla super Euangelia. Date from colophon on leaf [70a]. Signatures: a-h⁸ i⁶ A-E⁸. Goff G-677 Hain 8261 Rosenwald 380 LC copy: inscription on leaf [1a]: Monasterium Althomÿnster, 1543. Co... more

Histori wie die Türcken vnd andre Geschlecht der Vngleubigen die cristelichen Kirchen vor vil Iaren in manigerley Weiss angefochten

Histori wie die Türcken vnd andre Geschlecht der Vngleubigen die crist...

Title extracted from incipit (leaf [2a]). Translated by Heinrich Steinhöwel. Cf. Friedrich Kraft's H. Steinhöwels Verdeutschung der Historia Hiersolymitana. Strassburg, 1905 (Quellen und Forschungen, 94). Fir... more

De compunctione cordis

De compunctione cordis

Title extracted from incipit of book 1 (leaf [1b]). Rosenwald 103 Goff J-278 Hain 5045 BM 15th cent., II, p. 612 (IB.9016) IGI 5196 Includes De reparatione lapsi (leaves [17a-30b]) and De quodam adolescente pup... more

Dialogi de dignitate sacerdotii

Dialogi de dignitate sacerdotii

Leaf [36b]: Explicit Liber dyalogoru[m] Sancti Iohannis Crisostomi et Sancti Basilij. Rosenwald 104 Goff J-283 Hain 5050 BM 15th cent., II, p. 613 (IB.9014) IGI 5198 Also available in digital form on the Librar... more

Omelia Sancti Iohannis, Episcopi, cognomento Crisostomi, de superscriptione Psalmi quinquagesimi

Omelia Sancti Iohannis, Episcopi, cognomento Crisostomi, de superscrip...

Title extracted from incipit (leaf [2a]). The Liber de compunctione cordis and Liber de reparatione lapsi, called for by the table of contents, are not present. Rosenwald 105 Goff J-290 Hain 5028 BM 15th cent.,... more

Die vierundzwanzig Alten, oder Der goldne Thron

Die vierundzwanzig Alten, oder Der goldne Thron

Leaf ia: Disz Buch ist genant die xxiiii Alten od[er] der guldin Tron ... Rosenwald 98 Goff O-120 Hain 12129 BM 15th cent., II, p.351 (IB.5961) IGI 7040 Schramm, IV, p. 33, 51 and illus. Also available in digit... more

Theodori Graeci Thessalonicensis ad Nicolaum Quintum Pont. Max

Theodori Graeci Thessalonicensis ad Nicolaum Quintum Pont. Max

Title from caption, leaf A2. Imprint from colophon. Edited and with a table by Giorgio Merula; translated by Theodōros Gazēs. Signatures: A-H⁸ I-L⁶ a⁸ b⁶ c-h⁸ i-k⁶ (A1 blank). Goff, F.R. Incunabula in America... more

Le liure des Eneydes

Le liure des Eneydes

Title extracted from colophon. A prose paraphrase rather than a translation. Signatures: a-c⁸ d-g⁶ h-l⁸ m⁶. Goff V-200 Hain 3363 (II) Copinger 6160 (variations) BM 15th cent., VIII, p. 236 (IB.41522) Claudin, A... more

Das Buch der Weisshait der alten Weisen von Anbeginne der Welt von Geschlecht zu Geschlecht

Das Buch der Weisshait der alten Weisen von Anbeginne der Welt von Ges...

Title extracted from explicit (leaf [195a]). Translated from the Latin version of Giovanni da Capua by Anthonius von Pforr. For genealogy of this translation, see the "pedigree" in Bīdpāʼi. Arabic version. Ka... more

Reformation der Stadt Nürnberg

Reformation der Stadt Nürnberg

The woodcut is attributed to Michael Wolgemut. Rosenwald 107 Goff R-37 Hain-Copinger 13716 BM 15th cent., II, p. 426 (IB.7315) Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. LC copy: illust... more

Aesopus moralisatus

Aesopus moralisatus

The Latin metrical version of Anonymus Neveleti. Device of Angelus Britannicus. Goff A-126 LC copy bound in ms. waste from a vellum liturgical music ms. Vollbehr Unknown Aesopus

Erklärung der zwölf Artikel des christlichen Glaubens

Erklärung der zwölf Artikel des christlichen Glaubens

Rosenwald 112 Goff E-102 Hain 6668 = 6667 BM 15th cent., II, p. 534 (IB.9348) Schramm, VI, p. 6, 18, and illus. LC copy: illus. and initials colored. Below colophon: Dis Buch hand vns geben die zwo edlen vn[d] ... more

Speculum naturale

Speculum naturale

Part of the author's Speculum maius. Vol. 1: [320] leaves (the first (wanting) and [20] blank); v. 2: [282] leaves (the first and last blank). Goff V-293 Copinger 6257 BM 15th cent., II, p. x; III, p. 860 Polai... more

Eyn Duytz Kallender gemacht na dem Cisioianus

Eyn Duytz Kallender gemacht na dem Cisioianus

Begins: der Hardmaynt hait xxxi Dach. Calender in Low German, printed in black and red. Rosenwald 113 Goff C-699a Copinger 2234 BM 15th cent., I, p. 268 (IC.4481) GW 7056 Schramm, VIII, p. 25 and illus. Heitz, ... more

Eunuchus

Eunuchus

Leaf [1a]: Hernach volget ain maisterliche vnd wolgesetzte Comedia zelesen vnd zehören lüstig vnd kurtzwylig, die der ... Maister vnd Poet Therencius ... gesetzt hat ... Translated by Hans Neidhart; the comme... more

Le liure des ruraulx prouffitz

Le liure des ruraulx prouffitz

Title extracted from prologue (leaf [2a]). Goff C-970 Hain 5836 (note) GW 7830 (variation) Rosenwald 390 LC copy: initial blank leaf torn; leaf [245] mutilated, repaired. Half leather over boards.

Le proprietaire des choses

Le proprietaire des choses

Translated by Jean Corbichon. Edited by Pierre Farget. Signatures: [superscript chi]i⁸ a-z⁸ A-E⁸ F-G¹⁰. Goff B-146 Hain-Copinger 2513 BM 15th cent., VIII, p. 252 (IC.41639) GW 3418 Rosenwald 394 LC copy imperfe... more

Buch der Tugend

Buch der Tugend

A German verse rendition of Fiore di virtù. Signatures: a-c⁸ d-l⁶ m-p⁸ q-z⁶ A-C⁸ D-G⁶ H⁸ I⁶. Rosenwald 118 Goff V-300 Schreiber 5436 Schramm, XXIII, p. 18, and illus. LC copy: contemporary ms. notes.

Chronik von allen Königen und Kaisern

Chronik von allen Königen und Kaisern

In two parts, both including anonymous continuations of Lirer's original work. Rosenwald 115 Goff L-226 Hain-Copinger 10117 BM 15th cent., II, p. 535 (IB.9351) LC copy bound by F. Bedford. Bookplates: Huth, H.C... more

Die hystori Troyana

Die hystori Troyana

German translation by Hans Mair, with interpolations from Konrad von Würzburg. Rosenwald 129 Goff C-778 Hain 5517 BM 15th cent., II, p. 367 (IB.6306) GW 7236 LC copy: contemporary ms. notes.

Von den erlychten Frouen

Von den erlychten Frouen

Translated by Heinrich Steinhöwel. Rosenwald 128 Goff B-722 Hain-Copinger 3336 GW 4488 LC copy has hand-colored illus. Provenance inscriptions on t.p. Old tooled leather over boards; clasp broken.

Prognosticatio in Latino

Prognosticatio in Latino

Assigned to the printer Johann Zainer, Ulm, by BM 15th cent., to a Strassburg printer by Copinger, and to Hainrich Knoblochtzer, Heidelberg, by Ernst Weil in Der Ulmer Holzschnitt in 15. Jahrhundert, p. 124, no... more

Eruditorium penitentiale

Eruditorium penitentiale

Goff E-108 Hain-Copinger 13152 (printing ascribed to J.P. Manstener) BM 15th cent., VIII, p. 49 (IA.39480) GW 9391 Rosenwald 401 LC copy imperfect: t.p. supplied (facsimile?). Provenance: Walter Ashburner, Firenze.

Behende vnd hubsche Rechenung auff allen Kauffmanschafft

Behende vnd hubsche Rechenung auff allen Kauffmanschafft

Rosenwald 143 Goff W-14 Hain-Copinger 13712 BM 15th cent., III, p. 624 (IA.11541) LC copy: leaves numbered in ms. A few ms. notes. Ex libris Liechtensteinianis.

Horologium deuotionis

Horologium deuotionis

Title extracted from incipit of prologue (leaf [2a]). Translated by the author. The woodcuts are sometimes ascribed to Dürer. Cf. Erwin Panofsky's A. Dürer, 2nd ed., II, p. 51-52. Rosenwald 139 Goff B-505 Hai... more

Versehung Leib Sel Er vnnd Gutt

Versehung Leib Sel Er vnnd Gutt

Woodcut title. Rosenwald 142 Goff V-235 Hain-Copinger 16019 BM 15th cent., II, p. 463 (IA.7976)

Vision deleytable dela philosofia et delas sciençias

Vision deleytable dela philosofia et delas sciençias

Title extracted from incipit (leaf [2a]). Goff T-389 Hain 15556 BM 15th cent., VIII, p. 356 (IB.42465) Palau y Dulcet, VII, p. 47 Rosenwald 404 LC copy: contemporary ms. notes. Contemporary blind-tooled calf bi... more

Le roman de Fierabras

Le roman de Fierabras

A compilation in French prose by Jean Baignon from the French metrical romance Fierabras and Vincent de Beauvais' Speculum historiale. Goff F-169 Hain 7087 Copinger 2504 Murray, C.F. French books, 160 Baudrie... more

De lamiis et phitonicis mulieribus, Teutonice Vnholden vel Hexen

De lamiis et phitonicis mulieribus, Teutonice Vnholden vel Hexen

Rosenwald 134 Goff M-795 Hain-Copinger 11536 BM 15th cent., II, p. 587 (IA.10727) IGI 6688 LC copy rubricated throughout.

De laniis sic & phitonicis mulieribus

De laniis sic & phitonicis mulieribus

Ampersand in title transcription is a Tironian sign. Imprint from ISTC. Leaf d5 verso: "Ex constan[tem?] anno d[omi]ni mcccclxxxix die decima ianuarij. Tue celsitudinis humilis co[n]siliarius & seuulus vlricus ... more

Les misteres de la saincte Messe

Les misteres de la saincte Messe

One woodcut signed: I.D. Signatures: a-b⁶. Goff M-886 Claudin, A. Hist. de l'impr., III, p. 81-83 Rosenwald 409 LC copy: initials (in gold on red or blue) mounted in initial spaces.

De mineralibus

De mineralibus

Signatures: a⁸ b-c⁶ d⁸. a, folio format; b-d, mixture of 4to and fol. Goff A-280 Hain 521 bis (p. 58) GW 687 Bound with Versor, Johannes. Questiones Magistri Iohannis Versoris super libros Ethicorum Arestotelis... more

Privilegia Ordinis Cisterciensis

Privilegia Ordinis Cisterciensis

Edited by Abbot Jean de Cirey. Goff P-976 Hain 9391 Hain-Copinger 13367 BM 15th cent., VIII, p. 409 (IB.44916) IGI 8060 Rosenwald 410 LC copy: text and corrections authenticated by signature of Conrad Leonberge... more

Abumeron. Auenzohar

Abumeron. Auenzohar

Known in incunabula references as Liber Teisir, sive Rectificatio medicationis et regiminis. Translated by a Magister Patavinus (designated Magister Paravicius in present ed. only) from the Hebrew version. Goff... more

De summo bono libri tres Sancti Isidori, Hyspaliensis Episcopi

De summo bono libri tres Sancti Isidori, Hyspaliensis Episcopi

Rosenwald 161 Goff I-196 Hain-Copinger 9287 BM 15th cent., III, p. 645 (IA.12061) Schramm, XIII, p. 4 (2nd group) LC copy: initials, initial strokes, and some underlines supplied in red. Provenance: Georg Kloss... more

Vnser lieben Frawen Psalter

Vnser lieben Frawen Psalter

Woodcut title. Rosenwald 159 Goff R-363 Hain-Copinger 14042 (variations) Schramm, VI, p. 15, 19, and illus. 84-88, 590-591 LC copy: half leather over boards, lined with incunabulum leaves.

Die siben teutschen Kurss von Vnser Lieben Frawen

Die siben teutschen Kurss von Vnser Lieben Frawen

Contains devotions for the canonical hours for every day of the week, with only the Saturday text devoted to the Virgin Mary. Rosenwald 158 Goff H-429 LC copy: initials supplied in red and blue alternately; ms.... more

Aritmetica

Aritmetica

Rosenwald 266 Goff C-34 Hain-Copinger-Reichling 4234 BM 15th cent., VI, p. 681 (IA.27782) GW 5884 (variation) LC copy: most signatures cropped. Provenance: C.W. Dyson Perrins (bookplate).

Spiegel der waren Rhetoric vss M. Tulio C. vnd andern getütscht, mit irn Glidern clüger Reden Sandbriefen, vnd Formen menicher Contract, seltzam regulierts tütschs vnd nutzbar exempliert, mit Fügen vff göttlich vnd keiserlich Schrifft vnd Rechte gegründt, nuwlich (vnd vormaln in Gemein nÿe gesehen) ÿetz loblich vssgangen

Spiegel der waren Rhetoric vss M. Tulio C. vnd andern getütscht, mit i...

Signatures: a⁸ b-[long s]⁶ s-v⁶ u⁶ w⁶ x-z⁶ A-B⁶ C¹⁰ D⁸. Rosenwald 165 Goff R-197 Hain-Copinger 13914. BM 15th cent., III, p. 696 (IB. 14213). Vollbehr H13914. Thacher no. 216

Liber cronicarum, cum figuris et ymaginibus ab inicio mundi

Liber cronicarum, cum figuris et ymaginibus ab inicio mundi

Title extracted from woodcut title of register (leaf [1a]), which begins: Registrum huius operis Libri cronicarum ... Illus. by Michael Wolgemut and Wilhelm Pleydenwurff. Rosenwald 163 Goff S-307 Hain-Copinger ... more

In disem Puchlein stet verczeichet das hochwirdig Heiltum, das man so pfligt alle Mal vber siben Jare ein Mal zu Bamberg zu weisen

In disem Puchlein stet verczeichet das hochwirdig Heiltum, das man so ...

Rosenwald 162 Goff B-46 Copinger 2904 GW 3234 Schramm, XVIII, p. 22 LC copy: provenance: Sylvain S. Brunschwig (bookplate).

Formulario de epistole vulgar missiue & responsiue & altri fiori de ornati par lamenti

Formulario de epistole vulgar missiue & responsiue & altri fiori de or...

Caption title. Imprint from colophon. Variously attributed to Cristoforo Landino and Bartolommeo Miniatore. Signatures: a-e⁸. Goff M-583 GW M16883 Illustrated ISTC (CD-ROM, 2nd ed.) im00583000 Capital spaces, s... more

Le liure de Jehan Bocasse de la louenge et vertu des nobles et cleres dames,

Le liure de Jehan Bocasse de la louenge et vertu des nobles et cleres ...

Goff B-719 Hain-Copinger 3337 BM 15th cent., VIII, p. 79 (IB.41132a) GW 4490 (variation) Library of Congress. Lessing J. Rosenwald collection, 418 LC copy: old stamped morocco, with leaves of contemporary books... more

Buch der Croniken vnd Geschichten mit Figuren vnd Pildnussen von Anbeginn der Welt bis auf dise vnnsere Zeit

Buch der Croniken vnd Geschichten mit Figuren vnd Pildnussen von Anbeg...

Title extracted from woodcut title of register (leaf [1a]), which begins: Register des Buchs der Croniken ... Illus. by Michael Wolgemut and Wilhelm Pleydenwurff. Translated by Georg Alt. LC copy 2 bound with: ... more

Textus De Sphera Iohannis de Sacrobosco : Cum Additione (quantum necessarium est) adiecta : Nouo commentario nuper edito Ad vtilitatem studentium Philosophice Parisiensis Academie : illustratus

Textus De Sphera Iohannis de Sacrobosco : Cum Additione (quantum neces...

Imprint from colophon, transposed: date appears first. Printed by Johann Higman for Wolfgang Hopyl. Cf. ISTC. Signatures: a⁸ b⁶ c¹⁰. Goff, F.R. Incunabula in American libraries, J-414 Hain, L. Repertorium bibli... more

Summa de arithmetica, geometria, proportioni e proportionalita

Summa de arithmetica, geometria, proportioni e proportionalita

The original issue as described in BM 15th cent. Printed in black and red. Rosenwald 294 Goff L-315 Hain-Copinger 4105 BM 15th cent., V, p. 457 (IB.23272) IGI 7132, 7133 LC copy: numbered leaves 1-8 misbound af... more

Diui Alberti Magni De animalibus libri vigintisex, nouissime impressi

Diui Alberti Magni De animalibus libri vigintisex, nouissime impressi

Goff A-225 Hain 547 BM 15th cent., V, p. 346 (IB.21079) GW 589 LC copy: floriated initial supplied in blue, red, and silver, other initials in blue and red alternately, initial strokes in red. T.p. inscription:... more

Libri de celo et mundo Aristotelis,

Libri de celo et mundo Aristotelis,

Edited by Hermannus de Virsen. Goff A-978 Hain-Copinger 1689 = 1531 BM 15th cent., V, p. 445 (IB.22926b) GW 2355 LC copy has inscriptions at end: Ad vsu[m] Fr[atr]is Francisci Speroni, Ordinis Minoru[m] co[n]ue... more

De cautelis medicorum

De cautelis medicorum

Goff Z-25 Hain-Copinger 16286 BM 15th cent., V, p. 470 (IA.23483) Klebs 1058.1 Vollbehr H16286

Das nüv Schiff von Narragonia ..

Das nüv Schiff von Narragonia ..

Unauthorized reprint containing a number of additions not by Brant. Cf. Goedecke's Grundriss, 2nd ed., I, p. 385. Rosenwald 172 Goff B-1084 GW 5050 (variations) IGI 2042 Schramm, XX, p. 4 and illus. Bound with ... more

Tabule tabularum celestium motuum astronomi Zacuti nec non stelarum fixarum lougitndinem sic ac latitudinem ... mira diligentia reducte ac in principio canones ordinatissime incipiunt felici sidere

Tabule tabularum celestium motuum astronomi Zacuti nec non stelarum fi...

Leaf [17a]: Almenach p[er]petuum cuyus radix e[st] anu[m] [sic] co[m]positu[m] ab excelentisimo magistro in astronomia nomine Bocat[us] Zecutus. Translated by Jospeh Vinicus. Goff Z-14 Hain-Copinger 16267 GW 11... more

Viola sanctorum

Viola sanctorum

Signatures: pi¹⁰ a-d⁸ e-x⁶. Rosenwald 176 Goff M-338 Hain-Copinger 10872 BM 15th cent., II, p. 395 (IA.6493) Bound with Passio Sancti Meynradi. Passio Sancti Meynrhadi, martyris et heremite. Basel, 20 Sept. 149... more

Ortus sanitatis: De herbis et plantis, De animalibus et reptilibus, De auibus et volatilibus, De piscibus et natatilibus, De lapidibus et in terre venis nascentibus, De vrinis et earum speciebus, Tabula medicinalis cum directorio generali per omnes tractatus

Ortus sanitatis: De herbis et plantis, De animalibus et reptilibus, De...

Tractatus de animalibus and Tractatus de urinis have special title pages. Rosenwald 181 Goff H-487 Hain-Copinger 8941 BM 15th cent., I, p. 124 (IB.1682) IGI 4901 Klebs 509.3 LC copy: contemporary blind-stamped ... more

Comoedie vtilissime omnem Latini sermonis elegantiam continentes, e quibus quisque optimus Latinus euadere potest

Comoedie vtilissime omnem Latini sermonis elegantiam continentes, e qu...

Rosenwald 187 Goff G-512 Hain 8088 BM 15th cent., II, p. 396 (IA.6497) Bound with Perotti, Niccolò, Abp. of Siponto. Gra[m]matica Nicolai Perotti ... [Basel, 1497-1500] LC copy: contemporary blind-stamped leat... more

Cornelius Celsus

Cornelius Celsus

Goff C-367 Hain-Copinger 4838 BM 15th cent., V, p. 498 (IB.23677) GW 6459 LC copy: provenance: J. Letherland, London, 1740.

Horologium deuotionis

Horologium deuotionis

Translated by the author from his original German. Colophon (leaf h10v): Explicit Horologium deuotionis per me Johannem Landen Colonie infra sedecim domos [com]morantem. Signatures: a-g⁸ h¹⁰. With: Bonaventure,... more

Ioannis Pici Mirandulae Concordiae comitis Disputationum aduersus astrologos liber primus-duodecimus

Ioannis Pici Mirandulae Concordiae comitis Disputationum aduersus astr...

Caption title (leaf a1 recto). Imprint from colophon (leaf t4 verso), with correction by Goff. "A reprint of pt. II of Hain 12993*, with original colophon unchanged [H12992*(II)]"--Goff. Signatures: a-s⁶ t⁴ u⁶.... more

Meditationes de vita et beneficiis Jesu Christi, sive Gratiarum actiones

Meditationes de vita et beneficiis Jesu Christi, sive Gratiarum action...

Leaf [1a] (t.-p.): De vita beneficijs saluatoris Ihesu Cristi deuotissime meditationes cū gratiarū actione. With: Bonaventura, Saint, Cardinal. Spurious and doubtful works. Stimulus diuini amoris. [Antwerp, c... more

Die Künigin von Franckreich, dy der Marschalk gegen dem Künig versagen wart ..

Die Künigin von Franckreich, dy der Marschalk gegen dem Künig versagen...

A Meistersang based on Schondoch's Königin von Frankreich. Signatures: A¹⁰. Goff K-37 Copinger 3455 (variations) Schramm, XIII, p. 7, p. 6 (2nd group) Rosenwald 191 Bound with: Edle Moringer. Des edlen Ritter ... more

Der Ritter vom Turn von den Exempeln der Gotsforcht und Erberkeit

Der Ritter vom Turn von den Exempeln der Gotsforcht und Erberkeit

Translated by Marquart von Stein. Signatures: A⁸ B-M⁶. Rosenwald 192 Goff L-74 Hain 15515 LC copy: provenance: Ochsenhausen monastery (t.p. inscription).

Iulii Firmici Astronomicorum libri octo integri & emendati ... Marci Manilii Astronomicorum libri quinque. Arati Phaenomina, Germanico Caesare interprete, cum commentariis & imaginibus. Arati eiusdem Phaenomenon fragmentum, Marco T.C. interprete. Arati eiusdem Phaenomena, Ruffo Festo Auienio paraphraste. Arati eiusdem Phaenomena Graece. Theonis Commentaria copiosissima in Arati Phaenomena Graece. Procli Diadochi Sphaera Graece. Procli eiusdem Sphaera, Thoma Linacro ... interprete

Iulii Firmici Astronomicorum libri octo integri & emendati ... Marci M...

This collection, edited by Franciscus Niger, is titled by Hain "Scriptores astronomici veteres." First colophon dated June 1499. Printer's epistle on leaf [1b] dated "decimosexto Calendas nouem." Goff F-191 Hai... more

Die Cronica van der hilliger Stat van Coellen

Die Cronica van der hilliger Stat van Coellen

Sometimes attributed to Johann Stump, also to a Dominican, Hamelmann. Cf. Die Chroniken der niederrheinischen Städte, II, p. 211-212. Rosenwald 197 Goff C-476 Hain-Copinger 4989 BM 15th cent., I, p. 299 (IB.50... more

Qui comincia el libro del maestro e del discipulo

Qui comincia el libro del maestro e del discipulo

Title from caption. The text is derived from the Elucidarium of Honorius Augustodunensis. Cf. Illustrated ISTC (CD-ROM, 2nd ed.) Signatures: a-e⁴. Goff H-337 Hain 8821 GW M09390 Illustrated ISTC (CD-ROM, 2nd e... more