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Augustinus Hipponensis



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a1r [Title-page.]

a2r ‘Tabula.’

a6r ‘Liber ad lectorem.’ Incipit: ‘Barbara quid prodest vel quid Romana trophea | Nosse? Quid ethereas solis adire vias?'; 5 elegiac distichs. Reprinted in Renouard, Badius II, 56. See Walther, Initia, 2074.

b1r Augustinus [pseudo-; Anselmus pseudo-; Jean de Fécamp]: Meditationes. See A‑505.

c8r [OrMan.] See A‑505.

c8v Augustinus [pseudo-]: Soliloquia (`Agnoscam te . . .'). PL XL 863-98. On the composition of the Soliloquia see Dictionnaire de spiritualité I, 1134.

e7v Augustinus [pseudo-: Preface to Manuale.] PL XL 951.

e8r Augustinus [pseudo-]: Manuale. PL XL 951-68. On the composition of the Manuale see Wilmart, Auteurs spirituels, 195-6. Slight variation in ending.

f6r Augustinus: [Retractatio II,63.] ed. A. Mutzenbecher, CCSL 57 (1984), 140. See CPL 250.

f6r Augustinus: Enchiridion. In this edition, chapter 1 is entitled ‘Proemium.’ ed. E. Evans, CCSL 46 (1969), 23-114. See CPL 295.

i4v Augustinus [pseudo-; Patricius, Episcopus Dublinensis]: De triplici habitaculo. See A‑505.

i6v Augustinus [pseudo-; Guigo Carthusiensis; Bernardus Carthusiensis]: Scala paradisi. See A‑505.

k1v [Table of abuses.]

k1v Augustinus [pseudo-; Hugo de Sancto Victore pseudo-; Cyprianus pseudo-]: De duodecim abusionum gradibus. [Also known as De xii abusivis saeculi.] See A‑505.

k5v Augustinus: [Retractatio I,2.] ed. A. Mutzenbecher, CCSL 57 (1984), 11. See CPL 250.

k5v Augustinus: De beata vita. In this edition, chapter 1 is entitled ‘Proemium.’ ed. W. M. Green, CCSL 29 (1970), 65-85. See CPL 254.

l3v Augustinus [pseudo-; Anselmus]: ‘Proemium' to De assumptione virginis Mariae. PL XL 1141-3. BSB ascribes to Anselmus.

l3v Augustinus [pseudo-; Anselmus]: De assumptione virginis Mariae. PL XL 1143-8.

l5v Augustinus: De divinatione demonum. PL XL 581-92. See CPL 306.

m2v Augustinus [pseudo-; Caesarius Arelatensis]: De honestate mulierum. [Also known as De fuga mulierum, sermon 41]. See A‑504.

m3r Augustinus: [Retractatio II,64.] ed. A. Mutzenbecher, CCSL 57 (1984), 140. See CPL 250.

m3r Augustinus: De cura agenda pro mortuis. [Also known as De cura pro mortuis gerenda and Cura mortuorum.] PL XL 591-610. See CPL 307.

m8v Augustinus [pseudo-]: De vera et falsa poenitentia. PL XL 1113-30. See Bloomfield 4419. Bloomfield ascribes to Gilbertus Minorita(?).

o1r Augustinus [pseudo-]: De contritione cordis. PL XL 943-50.

o4r Augustinus [pseudo-]: Sermo de contemptu mundi. PL XL 1215-18. See CPPM 1121.

o5v Augustinus [pseudo-; Caesarius Arelatensis]: De convenientia decem preceptorum. [Also known as Sermo de decem preceptis et decem plagis Aegypti, sermon 20/1]. See A‑505.

o6v Augustinus [pseudo-; Honorius Augustodunensis]: De cognitione verae vitae. PL XL 1005-32. On the authorship see A‑505.

p2r Augustinus: [Retractatio II,6.] ed. A. Mutzenbecher, CCSL 57 (1984), 94. See CPL 250.

p2v Augustinus: Confessiones. ed. L. Verheijen, CCSL 27 (1981). See CPL 251.

z4r Augustinus: [Retractatio II,4.] ed. A. Mutzenbecher, CCSL 57 (1984), 92-3. See CPL 250.

z4r Augustinus: ‘Prologus' to [De doctrina christiana]. ed. J. Martin, CCSL 32 (1962), 1-6. See CPL 263.

r6v Augustinus: De doctrina christiana. ed. J. Martin, CCSL 32 (1962), 6-167. See CPL 263.

Dv6r Augustinus [pseudo-; Fulgentius, Episcopus Ruspensis]: ‘Prologus' to [De fide trinitatis ad Petrum]. See A‑504.

D6v Augustinus [pseudo-; Fulgentius, Episcopus Ruspensis]: De fide trinitatis ad Petrum. See A‑504.

F2v Augustinus: Sermo de vita et moribus clericorum [sermon 355]. PL XXXIX 1568-74. See CPL 284.

F4r Augustinus: Sermo secundus de vita et moribus clericorum [sermon 356]. PL XXXIX 1574-81. See CPL 284.

F6r Augustinus: [Retractatio I,13.] ed. A. Mutzenbecher, CCSL 57 (1984), 36-41. See CPL 250.

G1r Augustinus: De vera religione. ed. K. Daur, CCSL 32 (1962), 187-260. See CPL 264.

I1r Augustinus [pseudo-]: ‘Prologus' to [De anima et spiritu]. PL XL 779-81.

I1r Augustinus [pseudo-]: De anima et spiritu. PL XL 779-81. See A‑506.

L6r Augustinus [pseudo-; Fastidius]: ‘Prologus' to [De vita christiana]. PL XL 1031-3. See CPL 730.

L6r Augustinus [pseudo-; Pelagius; Fastidius]: De vita christiana. PL XL 1033-46. On the authorship see G. Cannone, ‘Sull'attribuzione del “De vita christiana” a Pelagio', Vetera christianorum, 9 (1972), 219-31.

M5r Augustinus [pseudo-; Gennadius]: ‘De diffinicionibus orthodoxe fidei et ecclesiasticis dogmatibus.’ [Also known as De dogmatibus christianis and De symbolo.] PL XLII 1213-22. See CPL 958. This is the first revised version; see J‑P. Bouhout, ‘La tradition du “De fide” de Bacharius', Revue des études Augustiniennes, 25 (1979), 73-84.

M8r Augustinus: De disciplina christiana. ed. R. Vander Plaetse, CCSL 46 (1969), 205-24. See CPL 310.

N2v Augustinus: Sermo de caritate [sermon 350]. PL XXXIX 1533-5. See CPL 284; also A. G. Hamman, ‘Le sermon 350 de Saint Augustin “De Charitate”. Transmission du texte, autenticité', in Bivium. Homenaje a Manuel Cecilio Diaz y Diaz (Madrid, 1983), 125-31.

N3r Augustinus: Sermo de decem cordis. ed. C. Lambot, CCSL, 41 (1961), 100-51. See CPL 284.

O2r Augustinus [pseudo-; Caesarius Arelatensis]: De ebrietate [sermon 47]. PL XL 2307-10; ed. G. Morin, CCSL 103 (1953), 211-15. See CPL 1008.

O2v Augustinus [pseudo-]: Sermo de vanitate saeculi. PL XL 1183-6, 1213-14, supplement II (1960), 1369-70 (excerpts). See CPPM 1120.

O4r Augustinus [pseudo-; Hieronymus]: De oboedientia et humilitate. ed. G. Morin, CCSL 78 (1958), 552-5. See CPL 605 and CPPM 1123. CPL ascribes to Hieronymus.

O5r Augustinus: [Retractatio II,3.] ed. A. Mutzenbecher, CCSL 57 (1984), 91-2. See CPL 250.

O5r Augustinus: De agone christiano. ed. J. Zycha, CSEL 41 (1900), 101-38. See CPL 296.

P2r Augustinus [pseudo-; Valerianus, Episcopus Cemeliensis]: De bono disciplinae. PL XL 1219-22, LII 691-6; ed. G. Morin, CCSL 78 (1958), 552-5. See CPL 1002 and CPPM 1122.

P3v Augustinus: ‘Regula . . . de communi vita clericorum.’ [Also known as Regula tertia (regula recepta).] PL XXXII 1377-84. See La Règle de S. Augustin, ed. L. Verheijen, II (Paris, 1967), 117-18.

P5r Possidius, Episcopus Calamensis: ‘Prologus' to De vita et moribus Sancti Augustini. PL XXXII 33-4. See CPL 358.

P5v Possidius: De vita et moribus Sancti Augustini. PL XXXII 34-66. See CPL 358.

Q7v [Colophon.]

Q7v [Valedictory verse.] Incipit: ‘Hos iuuat arguta scrutari indagine verum | Illos Dulichio verba lepore tenent'; 4 elegiac distichs.


Imprint: Strasbourg: Martin Flach, 11 Aug. 1491. Folio.


Collation: a6 b8 c–h8.6 i8 k–z A–K8.6 L6 M–P8.6 Q8.


ISTC: ia01221000

GW: GW 2868;

Hain: HC (+ Addenda) *1950;

Goff: Goff A‑1221;

BMC: BMC I 151;

Proctor: Pr 691;

Others: BSB‑Ink A‑899; CIBN A‑672; Rhodes 189; Sack, Freiburg, 343-4; Sheppard 513.

LCN: 13887519, 14499054


Copy number: A-510(1)

Binding: Contemporary (German, from Dülmen) blind-tooled calf over wooden boards, with metal clasps, and parchment endleaves. On both covers double fillets form an double frame. On the upper cover within the inner frame is a stamp of two sitting birds addorsed (Goldschmidt II, pl. CV no. 165), a circular rose stamp, a shield-shaped stamp containing two hands, two feet, a heart pierced by a spear, and three nails (Goldschmidt I 249), stamps of the Four Evangelists, a small rectangular tendril stamp, and two circular stamps, one with ‘IHS', the other ‘MA'. The inner rectangles on both covers are divided by double fillets into triangular or lozenge-shaped compartments, decorated on the upper cover with a small lozenge-shaped eagle stamp and a small lozenge-shaped lion rampant stamp; the compartments on the lower cover are undecorated. Rebacked.

Size: 298 × 215 × 67 mm.

Size of leaf: 284 × 190 mm.

Initials and paragraph marks are supplied in red. Capital strokes and underlining in red.

Provenance: Weddern, near Dülmen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Carthusians, Castrimaria/ Castrum Beatae Mariae; contemporary inscription on a1r: ‘Spectat ad Carthusienses Domus Castri Marie prope Dulmaniam'. Revd John Williams (1798-1873); armorial book-plate. Samuel Charles Evans Williams (1842-1926); sale (1 Nov. 1894), no. 72. Frederick William Cock (1858-1943); book-plate, with date ‘1897' in ink. Purchased on 11 Mar. 1963, from Charles W. Traylen, Catalogue 58/34, for £95 from the funds of Bodley's American Friends; note on the verso of the front parchment endleaf.

SHELFMARK: Don. d.220.

Copy number: A-510(2)

Not in Sheppard.

Binding: Contemporary (possibly German) blind-tooled calf over wooden boards, with two metal catches, and raised parchment pastedowns. Triple fillets form a frame within which is a floral roll and with a small circular floral stamp at the intersection of the frame. The inner rectangle is divided by double fillets into lozenge-shaped and triangular compartments, with the small circular floral stamp at the corner of each compartment, and with a small lozenge-shaped fleur-de-lis stamp, a lozenge-shaped double-headed eagle with crown stamp and a circular stamp of a castle.

Size: 294 × 215 × 50 mm.

Size of leaf: 277 × 207 mm.

Wanting a1, gatherings b–i, k1 and Q8.

Raised parchment pastedowns, containing the upper and lower portions of one folio of the Digestum, accompanied by the Glossa ordinaria of Accursius, copied in a thirteenth-century hand; the folio contains Dig. 13.5.31 from the words ‘[here]ditas ad eum pertinet', and 13.6.1 to, breaking off at ‘ibi hoc reliquero'. There is also a sparse interlinear gloss providing synonyms and single-word explanations.

Occasional early marginal notes.

Initials are supplied in red.

Provenance and date of acquistion unknown; the shelfmark indicates a date after c.1891.

SHELFMARK: Inc. d. G7.1491.3.

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