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Bod-Inc: A-535

Augustinus Hipponensis



Analysis of Content

[a1r] Augustinus: [Retractatio II,6.] ed. A. Mutzenbecher, CCSL 57 (1984), 94. See CPL 250.

[a1r] Augustinus: Confessiones. ed. L. Verheijen, CCSL 27 (1981). See CPL 251.


Imprint: [Strasbourg: Johann Mentelin, not after 1470]. Folio.


Collation: [a–n10 o8 p6].


ISTC: ia01250000

GW: GW 2893;

Hain: H *2030;

Goff: Goff A‑1250;

BMC: BMC I 54;

Proctor: Pr 205;

Others: BSB‑Ink A‑850; CIBN A‑692; Rhodes 202; Sack, Freiburg, 359; Schorbach, Mentelin, 18; Sheppard 145-6.

LCN: 13884505


Copy number: A-535(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century black pasteboards. Leather index tabs. The gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers.

Size: 297 × 217 × 35 mm.

Size of leaf: 286 × 203 mm.

Very occasional early notes.

On [a1r] a five-line initial is supplied in blue, with red edging. Other initials are supplied in red or blue. Paragraph marks supplied in red. Capital strokes and in red.

Provenance: Purchased for £4. 4. 0; see Books Purchased (1827), 2.

Former Bodleian shelfmark: Auct. P [ ].[ ] (numbers deleted).

SHELFMARK: Auct. 7Q 2.30.

Copy number: A-535(2)

Woodcut from Hartmann Schedel, Liber chronicarum (Nuremberg: Anton Koberger, 12 July 1493 (Pr 2084, Schramm XVII pl. 514), pasted to the verso of the front flyleaf. Eighteenth-century(?) engraving, by W. Marshall, of Augustine ‘the learned and painfull bishop', pasted inside the upper cover.

Binding: Eighteenth-century plain half calf, rebacked.

Size: 297 × 217 × 35 mm.

Size of leaf: 287 × 200 mm.

Contemporary manuscript catchwords. Bibliographical notes by Douce on the recto of the front flyleaf.

Initials, paragraph marks, chapter headings, and colophon are supplied in red. Capital strokes in red.

Provenance: Francis Douce (1757-1834); armorial book-plate. Bequeathed in 1834.

SHELFMARK: Douce 230.

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