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Bod-Inc: A-513

Augustinus Hipponensis

De animae quantitate.


Analysis of Content

[a1r] Augustinus: De animae quantitate. ed. W. Hörmann, CSEL 89 (1986), 131-231. See CPL 257.


Imprint: [Augsburg: Günther Zainer, before 1473]. Folio.

Remarks: This item will be treated by GW as one of the constituent parts of an edition comprising: 1. Johannes Nider, Dispositorium moriendi (`Cum circa propriam vitam . . .') [Augsburg: Günther Zainer, before 4 June 1473] (Goff A‑1089; this catalogue: N‑075); 2. Augustinus, De animae quantitate. [Augsburg: Günther Zainer, before 5 June 1473] (Goff A‑1225; this edition); 3. Augustinus, Soliloquia (`Volventi mihi multa . . .') [Augsburg: Günther Zainer, before 5 June 1473] (Goff A‑1333; this catalogue: A‑602); 4. Augustinus, Speculum peccatoris. [Augsburg: Günther Zainer, before 5 June 1473] (Goff A‑1337); 5. Errores Judaeorum ex Talmud extracti. Probationes novi testamenti ex veteri testamento. [Augsburg: Günther Zainer, before 5 June 1473] (Goff E‑106; this catalogue: T‑070); 6. Johannes Gerson [pseudo-], Donatus moralisatus. [Augsburg: Günther Zainer, before 5 June 1473] (Goff G‑221; this catalogue: G‑142); 7. Hieronymus, De essentia divinitatis. [Augsburg: Günther Zainer, before 5 June 1473] (Goff H‑179; this catalogue: H‑095); 8. Hieronymus, De viris illustribus. [Augsburg: Günther Zainer, before 5 June 1473] (Goff H‑192; this catalogue: H‑103); 9. Imitatio Christi. [Augsburg: Günther Zainer, before 5 June 1473] (Goff I‑4; this catalogue: T‑095);10. Processus iudicarius Mascaron contra genus humanum, sive Tractatus procuratoris editus sub nomine diaboli. [Augsburg: Günther Zainer, before 5 June 1473] (Goff P‑1001; this catalogue: P‑472).


Collation: [a b10 c8+1].


ISTC: ia01225000

Hain: H *8589 (IV f.54-82); C 771;

Goff: Goff A‑1225;

BMC: BMC II 318;

Proctor: Pr 1565 (I);

Others: BSB‑Ink A‑873; CIBN H‑118; Sack, Freiburg, 378; Sheppard 1131-2.

LCN: 13886757


Copy number: A-513(1)

Bound with:
2. Augustinus, Soliloquium de arrha animae. [Augsburg: Günther Zainer], 12 Oct. 1473 (A‑603(2)).

Binding: Nineteenth-century half calf, bound for the Bodleian Library.

Size: 274 × 202 × 10 mm.

Size of leaf: 262 × 184 mm.

Some late nineteenth-century(?) marginal notes in pencil.

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

Provenance: Duplicate from the Royal Library, Munich; ‘Dupl' and ‘21' in pencil on [a1r]. Acquired between 1847 and c.1892, probably in 1850; not in Catalogus (1843) with Appendix.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 5Q 5.15(1).

Copy number: A-513(2)

Bound with:
1. Augustinus, Soliloquia (`Volventi mihi multa . . .'). [Augsburg: Günther Zainer, before 1473] (A‑602).

Binding: Nineteenth-century blind-tooled blue morocco, in imitation of a fifteenth-century German style; probably bound for John Bellingham Inglis (ex informatione Andrew Honey); the title stamped in gold on the upper cover; edges gilt.

Size of leaf: 293 × 199 mm.

Size: 303 × 215 × 15 mm.

Partial rubrication: five capital strokes in red on [a1r].

Provenance: John Bellingham Inglis (1780-1870); armorial book-plate inside the upper cover: see sale (1826), lot 195. Purchased for £2. 2. 0; see Books Purchased (1841), 3.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 7Q 3.33(2).

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