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Bod-Inc: A-347

Antoninus Florentinus

Summa theologica. Pars I.


Analysis of Content

a2r Antoninus Florentinus: ‘Prologus.' ‘Prohemium.’ Incipit: ‘  “[Q]uam magnificata sunt opera tua, domine, omnia in sapientia fecisti . . .” [Ps 91,6]. Contemplatur propheta in excessu mentis positus . . .’ See Bloomfield 4355.

a3r ‘Tabula.’

a4r Antoninus Florentinus: Summa theologica. Pars I. Incipit: ‘  “[V]enite audite et narrabo omnes qui timetis deum quanta fecit anime mee”, Psalmista 65 [Ps 65,16]. Invitat psalmista non omnes sed timentes deum . . .’ See Bloomfield 6375; Kaeppeli I 80-2 no. 239; Orlandi 301 (B) 1.

B7v [Colophon.]

B7v [Epitaph for Antoninus.] Incipit: ‘Hic est ille tuus pastor Florentia, pro quo | Non cessas mesto spargere rore genas'; 2 elegiac distichs. BMC II 416.


Imprint: Venice: Marinus Saracenus, 18 Jan. 1487. Folio.


Collation: a10 b–z [et] [con] [rum] A B8.


ISTC: ia00866000

GW: GW 2194;

Hain: H *1252;

Goff: Goff A‑866;

Others: BSB‑Ink A‑603; CIBN A‑458; Hillard 158; Sheppard 4108.


Copy number: A-347(1)

Binding: Parchment over pasteboards, apparently once covered with marbling, but now badly worn. Some Hebrew script is visible on the parchment on the outside of the lower cover; also some fragments from a late medieval musical manuscript, with musical notation.

Size: 305 × 207 × 45 mm.

Size of leaf: 301 × 200 mm.

Marginal annotations, underlining, and pointing hands, all in black ink.

Provenance: Hieronymus de Bononia (fifteenth/sixteenth century); inscription on a2r: ‘Ad vsum fratris hieronymi de bononia ordinis minoris conventualis'. Purchased from Wilfrid Michael Voynich, Catalogue 4, no. 234 for £3. 15. 0; see Library Bills, 24 Oct. 1903.

SHELFMARK: Inc. c. I4.1487.1.

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