Gregorius I, Pont. Max.: Pastorale, sive Regula pastoralis.
[Basel: Martin Flach (printer of Basel), not after 1472]
4to. [1-198].  leaves.
ISTC ig00437000; Goff G437; BMC III 739; Bod-inc G-225; GW 11441.
|Shelf-mark:||Sp Coll T.C.L. 237 (see main library entry for this item)|
|Variant:||19/8r (f. 152r), line 7: ‘... Iohānen ...’ as BMC and GW Anm. 2, not ‘... Iohānem ...’ as GW’s main transcription.|
|Provenance:||Neustadt an der Saale, Bavaria, Carmelites (founded 1352, suppressed 1803): inscription on 1/1r "Carmeli Neostadiani ad Saalam".
Trinity College Library, Glasgow (formerly Free Church College Library), founded 1856: source unknown; pencil shelfmark of Trinity College Library “39 A/7” on front free endpaper.
University of Glasgow: Trinity College Library placed on permanent deposit in University of Glasgow Library in 1974 by the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland.
|Binding:||15th/16th-century blind-tooled calf over wooden boards, rebacked with thin parchment with remains of a manuscript title on spine; covers decorated to a two panel design formed by intersecting fillets and further decorated with several separate stamps including two different circular flower-head stamps and one rosette, four different lozenge-shaped fleur-de-lys stamps, and an unidentified (worn) rectangular stamp; evidence of a now lost title label on front cover; remains of two chased brass clasps, catch plates on front board; parchment strips from a late medieval rubricated manuscript used as guards. Size: 210 × 146 mm.|
|Leaf size:||202 x 139 mm.|
|Annotations:||Brief early marginal annotations on 10/8v (f. 80v) and 18/6r (f. 142r); 19th-century pencil number on rear pastedown “509” and a reference to Hain.|
|Decoration:||Initial “P” supplied in brown ink on 1/1r.|
|Imperfections:||Wanting gathering 4 (ff. 25-32).|