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The Resource Rationale diuinorum officio[rum] reuerendissimi d[omi]ni Guillelmi Duranti e[pisco]pi Mimate[n]sis marginalib[us] summariis refertum [et] qua[m]plurib[us] mendis [et] defectib[us] emendatu[m] : cum tabula insigni [et] copiosa hacten[us] no[n] i[m]pressa

Rationale diuinorum officio[rum] reuerendissimi d[omi]ni Guillelmi Duranti e[pisco]pi Mimate[n]sis marginalib[us] summariis refertum [et] qua[m]plurib[us] mendis [et] defectib[us] emendatu[m] : cum tabula insigni [et] copiosa hacten[us] no[n] i[m]pressa

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Rationale diuinorum officio[rum] reuerendissimi d[omi]ni Guillelmi Duranti e[pisco]pi Mimate[n]sis marginalib[us] summariis refertum [et] qua[m]plurib[us] mendis [et] defectib[us] emendatu[m] : cum tabula insigni [et] copiosa hacten[us] no[n] i[m]pressa
Title
Rationale diuinorum officio[rum] reuerendissimi d[omi]ni Guillelmi Duranti e[pisco]pi Mimate[n]sis marginalib[us] summariis refertum [et] qua[m]plurib[us] mendis [et] defectib[us] emendatu[m] : cum tabula insigni [et] copiosa hacten[us] no[n] i[m]pressa
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Contributor
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
lat
Summary
The Rationale divinorum officiorum, written by the French bishop William Durand of Mende, is arguably the most important medieval treatise on the symbolism of church architecture and rituals of worship.
Member of
Cataloging source
PUL
Citation location within source
CNCE 17900
Citation source
EDIT 16
Dewey number
264.02
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
BX1973
LC item number
.D87 1519
Literary form
non fiction
Summary expansion
The treatise served as an encyclopedic compendium and textbook for liturgists and an indispensable guide for understanding the significance of medieval ecclesiastical art and worship ceremonies; see Columbia University Press website
Label
Rationale diuinorum officio[rum] reuerendissimi d[omi]ni Guillelmi Duranti e[pisco]pi Mimate[n]sis marginalib[us] summariis refertum [et] qua[m]plurib[us] mendis [et] defectib[us] emendatu[m] : cum tabula insigni [et] copiosa hacten[us] no[n] i[m]pressa
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Publication
Note
  • Printer and date of printing from colophon; place of printing from EDIT 16
  • Signatures: A10 a-r8 s-t6
  • Woodcuts: large title vignette of the author presenting his book to the pope and his cardinals, within elaborate woodcut cartouche adorned with acanthus, leaves and flowers; full-page circular portrait of Saint Mark at his desk, a winged lion before him; within square frame adorned with black leafy branches; white-on-black ornamental initials
  • Title page printed in red and black; text and marginal notes printed in gothic type, in two columns
  • This edition not in: Short-title catalogue of books printed in Italy and of Italian books printed in other countries from 1465 to 1600 now in the British Museum; or Adams, H.M. Catalogue of books printed on the continent of Europe, 1501-1600, in Cambridge libraries
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
31 cm (folio)
Extent
[10], CXLVII, [1] leaves
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: imperfect, leaf I (a1) torn out. Bound in plain18th-century thin cartonnage boards; sewn on four cords. Purchase, Kenneth Karmiole, 1990.
Other physical details
illustrations (woodcuts)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)49366966
  • ucoclc49366966
Label
Rationale diuinorum officio[rum] reuerendissimi d[omi]ni Guillelmi Duranti e[pisco]pi Mimate[n]sis marginalib[us] summariis refertum [et] qua[m]plurib[us] mendis [et] defectib[us] emendatu[m] : cum tabula insigni [et] copiosa hacten[us] no[n] i[m]pressa
Publication
Note
  • Printer and date of printing from colophon; place of printing from EDIT 16
  • Signatures: A10 a-r8 s-t6
  • Woodcuts: large title vignette of the author presenting his book to the pope and his cardinals, within elaborate woodcut cartouche adorned with acanthus, leaves and flowers; full-page circular portrait of Saint Mark at his desk, a winged lion before him; within square frame adorned with black leafy branches; white-on-black ornamental initials
  • Title page printed in red and black; text and marginal notes printed in gothic type, in two columns
  • This edition not in: Short-title catalogue of books printed in Italy and of Italian books printed in other countries from 1465 to 1600 now in the British Museum; or Adams, H.M. Catalogue of books printed on the continent of Europe, 1501-1600, in Cambridge libraries
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
31 cm (folio)
Extent
[10], CXLVII, [1] leaves
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: imperfect, leaf I (a1) torn out. Bound in plain18th-century thin cartonnage boards; sewn on four cords. Purchase, Kenneth Karmiole, 1990.
Other physical details
illustrations (woodcuts)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)49366966
  • ucoclc49366966

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