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Report No. r085

Baptista de Salis

fl. late 15th c.

 

Alternative Names

Baptista Trovamala

 

Biography/Description

A Franciscan, Baptista published a confessional Summa in two recensions under different titles, first as the Summa baptistina (1483), then as the Summa rosella . The works deals with problems of confession and presents them under alphabetically arranged headings. The main source for Baptista was Nicolas de Ausimo.

 

Text(s)

 
No. 1

Summa baptistiniana.

 
No. 2

Summa rosella.

 

Text(s) – Early Printed Editions

No. 1

Summa baptistiniana.

 
Early Printed Editions

Summa baptistiniana. Neuss 1484

 
 

Summa baptistiniana. Venezia 1485

 
 

Summa baptistiniana. Lyon 1488

 
 

Summa baptistiniana. Nürnberg 1488

 
 

Summa baptistiniana. Speyer 1488

 
No. 2

Summa rosella.

 
Early Printed Editions

Summa rosella. Pavia 1489

 
 

Summa rosella. Venezia 1499

 
 

Summa rosella. Paris 1515

 
 

Summa rosella. Strasbourg 1516

 
 

Summa rosella. Venezia 1548

 
 

Summa rosella. Strasbourg 1586

 

Literature

J. Kirshner, ‘A “Consilium” of Angelo da Chivasso on the Monte delle doti of Florence’, Proceedings Salamanca (MIC C–6; Città del Vaticano 1980) 435–41.

P. Michaud-Quantin, Sommes de casuistique et manuals de confession au moyen âge (XII–XVI siècles) (Leuven 1962) 98–99.

A. Teetaert, ‘Baptiste de Sale (de Salis) ou Bapstiste Trovamala’, DDC (1937) 2.201–03.

J. Sbaralea, Supplementum ad scriptores ordinis minorum (Roma 1908) 1.113.

J. Dietterle, ‘Die “Summae confessorum (sive de casibus conscientiae)” von ihren Anfängen an bis Silvester Prierias’, ZKG 27 (1906) 431–34.

J. von Schulte, QL 2.448–50.