London, South Kensington
18 November 2003
GUIDO DE MONTE ROCHEN. Manipulus curatorum. Cologne: [Heinrich Quentell], 29 September 1492.
Chancery 4° (194 x 133mm). Gothic type, two columns, large woodcut on title-page, first page of Tabula with 4-line initial, capital strokes and underlining in red, initial spaces elsewhere. (Margins trimmed causing loss to annotations but not to text, minor worming to last two quires, a few leaves with light dampstaining.) Modern morocco-backed cloth boards. Provenance: early 16th-century annotations.
This work became a very popular guide for priests on how to administer the sacraments. HCR 8203; BMC I, 277; Schreiber 4141 & 4141a; Goff G-602.
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