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Bod-Inc: A-532

Augustinus Hipponensis

De civitate dei.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a2r Augustinus: [Retractatio II,43.] ed. A. Mutzenbecher, CCSL 57 (1984), 124-5. See CPL 250.

a2r ‘Capitula libri primi.’

a3r Waleys, Thomas And Trevet, Nicolaus: [Prologue to Commentary on De civitate dei.] ‘Sacre pagine . . . Thome Valois et Nicolai Triveth in libros beati Augustini de ciuitate dei comentaria . . .’ Incipit: ‘  “[F]luminis impetus letificat ciuitate dei”, Ps xlv [Ps 45,5]. Fons sapientie verbum dei residens in excelsis . . .’

a4r Augustinus: De civitate dei. ed. B. Dombart and A. Kalb, CCSL 47-8 (1955). See CPL 313.

a4r Waleys, Thomas: [Commentary on De civitate dei I.1–X.29.] Incipit: ‘  “[G]loriosissimam ciuitatem dei etc.”, In isto primo capitulo tangit beatus Augustinus duas culpas Romanorum . . .’

y8r Trevet, Nicolaus: [Commentary on De civitate dei X.20–XXII.30.] Incipit: ‘[P]redicas patrem etc. In hoc capitulo xxix declarat Augustinus contra Porphirianos . . .’

T2r [Colophon.]

T2v Trevet, Nicolaus: ‘Tabula.’


Imprint: Freiburg im Breisgau: [Kilianus Piscator (Fischer)], 1494. Folio.


Collation: a8 b–x6 y8 z A–T6.


ISTC: ia01246000

GW: GW 2890;

Hain: HC *2068;

Goff: Goff A‑1246;


Proctor: Pr 3214;

Others: BSB‑Ink A‑864; CIBN A‑689; Fiumi 21; Oates 1336; Rhodes 199; Sack, Freiburg, 357-8; Sheppard 2257.

LCN: 13885163


Copy number: A-532(1)

Wanting m3-4.

Leaf H1v left blank in error.

Binding: Seventeenth-century English reversed calf. Formerly chained: staple-marks of a hasp at head of the upper cover; on both covers a frame formed by triple fillets. The gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers.

Size: 292 × 215 × 60 mm.

Size of leaf: 285 × 192 mm.

Early marginal notes. Hexameter on a1r: ‘non ego deserto []atavissem frigida lecto.’

Provenance: John Hawkes (fifteenth/sixteenth century); cropped inscription on a1r. William Lister (†1624); inscription on a1r. Acquired by 1620: see James, Catalogus (1620), 44.

Former Bodleian shelfmarks: Auct. P 1.11; B 21. 7 Th.; A 4. 11 Th. (Hyde, Catalogus (1674), I 51).

SHELFMARK: Auct. 7Q 2.22.

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