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Bod-Inc: A-229




Analysis of Content

a1v Ambrosius: ‘Ordo epistolarum.’

a2r Ambrosius: Epistolae, ten books. PL XVI 876-1286 (rearranged: see synopsis 867-74). CSEL LXXXII/1, 3-241; LXXXII/2, 3-192; LXXXII/3, 3-140. See CPL 160.

k7r Ambrosius [pseudo-; Prosper Tiro Aquitanus]: De vocatione omnium gentium, two books. PL XVII 1073-1132 (among the works of Ambrosius). PL LI 647-722 (among the works of Prosper Tiro Aquitanus).

m5v Ambrosius: ‘Ordo sermonum.’

m6r Ambrosius: [Nonaginta] sermones. PL XVII 603-734 (rearranged: see synopsis 591-603). For spurious sermons see CPL 180 and CPPM 4.

s1v Ambrosius [pseudo-; Johannes Fiscanensis]: [Oratio praeparativa ad missae celebrationem.] ‘Oratio dicenda a sacerdote ante inchoationem missae.’ PL XVII 751-5. For the authorship see A‑228.

s2r Ambrosius [pseudo-; Ambrosius Autpertus]: [Oratio praeparativa ad missae celebrationem.] ‘Oratio dicenda ante inchoationem missae'. PL XVII 755-62. For the authorship see A‑228.

s4v Ambrosius [pseudo-?]: De sacramentis, six books. PL XVI 417-62. CSEL LXXIII 15-85. See A‑228.

t3r Ambrosius: De mysteriis. PL XVI 389-410. CSEL LXXIII 89-116. Ambrosius, Des sacrements, ed. Botte, 156-92. See CPL 155.

t5r Hieronymus: ‘Ad Eustochium virginem.’ PL XXII 409. Apparently part of a letter which is, according to PL, addressed to Innocentius.

t5r Ambrosius: De virginibus, three books. See A‑228. See CPL 145.

x5r Ambrosius: De viduis. PL XVI 233-62. See CPL 146.

y2r Ambrosius: Adhortationes ad virgines. ‘De cohortatione uirginum et de dedicatione templi a Iuliana structi.’ PL XVI 335-64. See CPL 149.

y7v Ambrosius: De institutione virginis PL XVI 305-34. See CPL 148.

z5r Ambrosius: De [Helia et] ieiunio. PL XIV 697-728. CSEL XXXII/2, 411-65. M. Buck (1929), Patristic Studies. See CPL 137; Stegmüller, Repertorium biblicum, 1236.

&3v Cribellus, Georgius: Epigramma. Incipit: ‘Ambrosii libros omnes delere nequisti | feralis satan, hostis inique Dei'; 12 elegiac distichs. Saxius 320.

&4r [Note on the arrangement of the Epistolae and contents of the edition.]


Imprint: Milan: Leonardus Pachel, 18 Dec. 1490. Folio.


Collation: a–z8 &4.


ISTC: ia00552000

GW: GW 1600;

Hain: HC *898;

Goff: Goff A‑552;

BMC: BMC VI 779;

Proctor: Pr 5989;

Others: BSB‑Ink A‑478; Sheppard 5021.

LCN: 14427900


Copy number: A-229(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century blind-tooled calf; bound for the Bodleian Library.

Size: 328 × 229 × 33 mm.

Size of leaf: 318 × 206 mm.

Occasional early marginal notes and underlining in faded ink.

Initials are supplied in ink in an eighteenth-century(?) hand.

Provenance: Carl von Cooth (1763-1817): ‘Ex Bibliotheca Caroli de Cooth, Canon. Reg. Frensweg. rectoris in Niesing'. Joseph Niesert (1766-1841); purchased at his sale (1843), lot 13708 for £1. 0. 0; see Books Purchased (1843), 3.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 6Q inf. 1.7.

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