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Bod-Inc: A-329

Antoninus Florentinus

Confessionale: Defecerunt scrutantes scrutinio. Explicit: ‘Exprimentia consensum.’


Analysis of Content

a2r Antoninus Florentinus: [Prologue.] Incipit: ‘  “[D]efecerunt scrutantes scrutinio”, psalmista 63 [Ps 63,7]. Scrutinium quidem est confessio vel inquisitio in quo et penitens scrutatur conscientiam suam . . .’ See A‑325.

a2r Antoninus Florentinus: ‘Summa confessionis.’ [Also known as Confessionale: Defecerunt scrutantes scrutinio.] Incipit: ‘[N]otandum primo est quod non sacerdos . . .’ See A‑325; also Orlandi 317 no. (A) 37.

i5v Antoninus Florentinus: Titulus de restitutionibus. Incipit: ‘[D]e prima manu feneratoria potest intelligi illud quod habetur Apocalypsis, xvii, ‘  “Uidi mulierem sedentem super bestiam coccineam” [Apc 17,3] . . .’ See A‑325.

n1r ‘Tabula materiarum.’


Imprint: Venice: Peregrinus de Pasqualibus, Bononiensis, and Dionysius Bertochus, 25 Oct. 1484. 4°.


Collation: a10 b–m8 n4.


ISTC: ia00815000

GW: GW 2119;

Hain: HC, Addenda *1192; C 506;

Goff: Goff A‑815;


Proctor: Pr 4846;

Others: BSB‑Ink A‑582; Sheppard 4040.

LCN: 14268553


Copy number: A-329(1)

Sheets m3.6 and m4.5 bound in reverse order.

Binding: Contemporary German (Weissenau) blind-tooled half pigskin over modern boards (Feb. 1933). On both covers double fillets form a double frame; within the outer a floral stamp. In the inner rectangle is a foliate staff stamp. Same stamps on A‑377(1) (Auct. P inf. 1.3 and 1.4.)

Size: 220 × 154 × 37 mm.

Size of leaf: 210 × 132 mm.

Old photocopy, pasted into front of volume, of old board, with inscriptions, perhaps containing German place names; board now preserved in box Auct. 1Q 7.76*. Marginal correction on c2r.

Two- to eight-line initials and paragraph marks are supplied in red. Some initials with pen-flourished extensions into the margins. Underlining and capital strokes in red.

Provenance: Weissenau, Württemberg, diocese of Konstanz, Premonstratensians, SS. Petrus et Paulus. Bonaventura Brem (1755-1818). Purchased from Joseph Baer & Co., Lagercatalog 143, no. 487, for 6 Marks; see Library Bills, 7 May 1884.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q 7.76.

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