Sermones quadragesimales thesauri novi.

Accession number: 
PML 79093
Petrus, de Palude, Patriarch of Jerusalem, -1342.
Strasbourg : [Martin Flach (printer of Strassburg)], 1497.
[2] XCIII (i.e. 133) [1] leaves ; 29 cm (fol.)
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Curt F. Bühler, 1985.

Colophon (leaf v6r): Opus perutile sermonu[m] quadragesimalium Thesaurus novus nuncupatum Arege[n]tine impressum. Anno d[omi]ni .M.cccclxxxxvii finit feliciter.
Printed in Martin Flach's types 1:175G (160) and 2:74G.
Collation: a-b⁸ c-l⁸·⁶·⁶ m-r⁸·⁶ s-v⁶: 136 leaves.
Paper format: Chancery folio
Printed foliation often repeated.
PML copy leaf dimensions: 27.8 x 19.9 cm.
PML copy with much marginal staining (repaired), effecting some text.

Modern conservation binding, quarter-tawed skin with linen sides over paper boards (29 x 20.5 cm), sewn on 3 supports. Plain paper pastedowns and fly leaves; plain endbands.

Hand decoration: Rubrication unrealized. Annotations: Minimal marginal annotations in text. Old rear fly leaf with 18th-century(?) Latin inscriptions and partially trimmed "[...]ulorum Cremone;" this rear fly must have orginally belonged to a copy of Statuta Cremonae (ISTC is00712000), perhaps formerly bound with ChL 151H: modern German pencil notations of bibliographic references and missing leaves to a copy of Statuta Cremonae. NPM

Diessen (Bavaria), BVM, Augustinian canons, inscription "Monasterij Diessen" (leaf a1r); Sotheby's London, 30 June 1930, lot 161, to Bühler for £0.15.0; Curt F. Bühler (1905-1985), Inc. 30; Pierpont Morgan Library, bequest of Curt F. Bühler, 1985.