Mediaeval Artes Praedicandi

Mediaeval Artes Praedicandi: A Hand-List

HARRY CAPLAN
Volume: 24
Copyright Date: 1934
Published by: Cornell University Press
Pages: 52
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    Mediaeval Artes Praedicandi
    Book Description:

    A list of medieval manuals ofars predicandi, which prescribed the rules for organizing and delivering sermons.

    eISBN: 978-0-8014-6666-3
    Subjects: History

Table of Contents

  1. Front Matter
    (pp. [i]-[vi])
  2. Table of Contents
    (pp. [vii]-[viii])
  3. INTRODUCTION
    (pp. 1-4)

    THESE lists are published with a number of cautions to the user. They are not exhaustive, yet I am reasonably sure they contain a preponderant majority of the manuscripts ofArtes praedicandiof the thirteenth, fourteenth, and fifteenth centuries that can be found in European libraries. If some particular items are incomplete even for my purpose, this is because full information has not always been available. And in several instances, especially where I have not made a personal study of the manuscripts, I may have inadvertently listedInitiaof other than strictly technical treatises. Often a tract entitled an Art...

  4. INITIA OF UNPUBLISHED MANUSCRIPTS
    (pp. 5-31)

    Ad habendam materiam in thematibus

    Tractatus de modo predicandi

    Utrecht Univ. 181 (=Eccl. 277, formerly 292n) (saec. xv), ff. 88v–89v.

    Utrecht Univ. 317 (=Eccl. 359, formerly 291c) (xiv), ff. 104–105

    Ad habendum intellectum sermocinandi per modum compendij auctoritatem

    Quaedam de modo praedicandi ex Gregorio, Augustino, Hieronymo, Ambrosio, etc.

    London, Brit. Mus. Arundel 243 (xv), ff. 388v–391 (mutilated)

    Ad habendum (verum) nucleum sermocinandi per modum compendii

    Tractatus de modo sermocinandi

    Munich 18255 (xv), ff. 105–109v

    Munich 19526 (a. 1396), ff. 115v–119v

    Munich 23883 (xiv), ff. 1–11v

    Ad honorem sancte et individue trinitatis

    De arte predicationis,...

  5. INITIA OF TRACTS FOR WHICH MANUSCRIPTS ARE LACKING
    (pp. 32-32)

    Ad habendam aliquam notitiam componendi

    Tractatus seu methodus componendi sermones seu collationes, by Philippus Florentinus or Ultranensis (Franciscan,fl. 1313). Wadding, p. 293.

    Dilectis et plurimum diligendis

    Ars sermocinandi. Eugène Müntz et Paul Fabre,La bibliothèque du Vaticane auxvesiècle, Paris, 1877, p. 14.

    Nos libenter

    Ars predicandi. F. M. Powicke,The medieval books of Merton College, Oxford, 1931, No. 1039.

    Quamvis unica et certa ars sermocinandi tradi non solet

    De arte sermocinandi, by Thomas Penketh (Augustinian,ob. 1487). Bale, p. 451.

    Sciendum quod a themate

    De arte predicandi(Little :De modo concionandi), by John Folsham (English Carmelite,ob....

  6. TRACTS IN MANUSCRIPTS, OF WHICH THE INITIA HAVE NOT BEEN OBTAINED
    (pp. 33-33)

    Freiburg in Breisgau, Universitätsbibl. 97 (xv).Nicolai Eyfeler Confluentini O. M. F. Ars predicatoria. After these lists were set, information arrived concerning theincipitand the folio-numbers of this tract. See, in list ofInitia, Animadverti sepenumero (Item 10a).

    Milan, Ambros. l’elenco D. 465 Inf. 17 (xvi), f. 119randv.De rhythmica ecclesiastica;from anArs sermocinandi. MS. of a mediaeval tract?

    Pamplona Cath. 2 (c) (xv).Ars predicandi, by Martinus Alphonsus Cordubensis (O. S. A.,fl. 1476).

    St. Florian (Austria), Stiftsbibl. xi. 113 (xiv), ff. 82v-84 (with someformulaein German).Modus sermonisandi magistri Hainrici de Hassia cum...

  7. TRACTS FOR WHICH BOTH MANUSCRIPTS AND INITIA ARE LACKING
    (pp. 34-35)

    Arnoldus de Podio (Puig), O. P. (fl. 1266-1287)

    Ars predicandi ad Hugonem Dertusanum episcopum directa et nuncupata

    Listed by Quétif et Echard, 1. 721 b, as formerly extant in Tarragona.

    Dionysius Brisenus (da Colle), O. S. A. (ob. 1471)

    De arte sermocinandi liber1

    Cf. Giammaria Mazzuchelli,Gli Scrittori d’Italia2.4. 2104.

    Dionysius de Gilleyo, Cist. (saec. xiii?)

    Tractatus de arte predicandi

    Listed in a catalogue of the Abbaye of St. Mihiel of the year 1779.

    SeeCat. Général des MSS. des Bibl. Publ, des Dép. 3.537: St. Mihiel MS. 69, No. 3.

    Franciscus Fabrianensis, O. M. (ob. 1322)

    Ars...

  8. PUBLISHED TRACTS
    (pp. 36-37)

    Alain de Lille, Cist. (c. 1128-1203)

    Summa de arte praedicatoria

    Migne,Pat, Lat. 210. 110–198

    Antoninus of Florence, St., O. P. (1389-1459)

    Summae sacrae theologiae, Parsiii,Tit. xviii, chaps. 3–6 (Venice 1582, fols. 331–337v)

    ‘Aquinas, St. Thomas’

    Tractatulus solemnis de arte et vero modo predicandi. . . anonymous but professing the influence of aparvus tractatulusof St. Thomas,ubi secundum modum et formam materie presentis procedit. See Caplan, ‘A Late Mediaeval Tractate on Preaching,’ inStudies in Rhetoric and Public Speaking in Honor of J. A. Winans, New York, 1925, pp. 61–90; Communicaturus,...

  9. NAMES OF AUTHORS
    (pp. 38-39)
  10. INDEX OF AUTHORS OF PUBLISHED TRACTS
    (pp. 40-40)
  11. INVENTORY
    (pp. 41-52)
  12. Back Matter
    (pp. 53-54)