Title De planctu ecclesiae / [Alvarus Pelagius].
Imprint [Ulm] : [Johann Zainer], [Oct. 26, 1474]
Access Location Shelfmark Availability
 Online request  Closed stores EPB Incunabula  3.f.9 (SR)  Available
Physical description 408 unnumbered leaves (first blank) ; (folio)
Note Leaf [8b]: In noīe dnī. Incipit compilatio solennis de planctu eccie religiosi frīs Aluari pelagii
Leaf [400b, line 41] (colophon): ... Per honorabilē virū iohāne[um] zeiner de. Rūtlingen pcreatum vrbe Vlm omoratem. cū summa diligētia correcta atq[um] arte imp̄ssoria effigiata. Cum indiuidue trinitatis adiutorio finita. & feliciter consummata. Anno dnī Millesimoqdringētesimoseptnagesimoquarto. die vero. xxvj. octobris
Hain *891; Brit. Mus. Cat. (XV cent.) II, p. 523 (IC.9131)
Signatures: [a-j10, k¹², l-m10, n⁴, A⁶, B-P10, Q⁸, R10, S⁸, T-Z10 (T3 stub only), aa-bb10, cc-ff⁸, ⁸]
Woodcuts: initials; borders on leaves [9a] and [127a]
References BM Inc ii.523
Poynter 409
St P217
Note Copy 1 Supplier/Donor: Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge, 5 - 10 December 1898. Rubricated and initial on first printed leaf coloured. Binding: 15th century German stamped leather on oak boards, partly covered in white paint; evidence of clasp on all edges; chainmark at head of lower board. Illegible inscription at top of first printed leaf beginning "Pro conventu ...". Note in ink on pastedown "Inc. Typ. Num. 130" and "Duplum". Possibly a duplicate from the Bayerische Staatsbibliotek. Book label of William Morris Kelmscott House.
Author, etc. Pelagius, Alvarus, 1280?-1353.
Zainer, Johannes, -1541?
Morris, William, 1834-1896, former owner.
Genre/Technique Incunabula.
System no. .b12821846
Record no. 12105469