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Summa de Casibus Conscientiae

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Item Description

Title / Supplied: Summa de Casibus Conscientiae


  • Bartholomew, of San Concordio, 1262-1347

Source Document

Extent: 203 leaves : parchment ; 240 x 160 (187 x 127) mm.

Date Created: 1400 [inferred] - 1450 [inferred]

Physical Description

Collation: Parchment, fol. i (modern parchment?) + 203 + i (modern parchment?). Layout: Written in 2 columns of about 37-39 lines; ruled in dry point. Decoration: Initial "Q" (fol. 5r) is red with knotted decoration. Entries marked with plain red initials. Red paragraph marks.


Binding is of wooden boards and half parchment with musical text. If original, binding is repaired and has a modern clasp.


Written in a small, medium grade Hybrida script with round cursive "s" in final position and high initial "v". Commentary in another hand, as on fol. 197v and 198r. Entries on fol. 197r are scraped off or crossed out. Cup ring on fol. 54r.


The text of this alphabetically arranged confessor's handbook is preceded by a table of contents, fol. 1r-4r.

Genre(s): codices

Language(s): Latin

Place: Italy

Note [Digital Version]

2010-04-22, Center for Digital Initiatives, University of Vermont Libraries

Note [Provenance]

Note within text reads: "[This book] belongs to the convent of St. Francis in Subiaco." Purchased by Julian Lindsay (name on modern front paste down, dated October 29, 1962), from Bernard Rosenthal? A gift to UVM Special Collections from Robert and Sally Fenix in 2007.

Note [Incipit]

QVoniam ut ait Gregoreius super ezechielem.

Type of Resource: text

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Summa de Casibus Conscientiae, Robert and Sally Fenix Book Cart. UVM Special Collections., Special Collections, University of Vermont Library, (accessed November 28, 2015)

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