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Bod-Inc: A-570

Augustinus Hipponensis

De contemptu mundi.


Analysis of Content

[rum]1r [Title-page.]

[rum]2r Augustinus [pseudo-]: Sermo de contemptu mundi. PL XL 1215-18. See CPPM 1121.

[rum]5r Hieronymus: Epistola ad Paulinum presbyterum. Incipit: ‘Obsecro te, Pauline karissime, ut multitudines hominum et salutationes . . .’ See Lambert I 58.6.1. CIBN describes as extracts from letters 52 (5, 11-12, 14-16) and 58 (5-7).


Imprint: [Cologne: Heinrich Quentell, not after 1491]. 4°.

Remarks: Polain dates [c.1492].


Collation: [rum]6.


ISTC: ia01258500

GW: GW 2945;

Hain: HC 2079;

Goff: Goff, Supplement, A‑1258a;

Proctor: Pr 1401;

Others: BSB‑Ink A‑903; Oates 803-4; Polain 376; Sack, Freiburg, 361; Sheppard 981; Voulliéme, Köln, 190.

LCN: 13887339


Copy number: A-570(1)

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

Size: 206 × 145 × 7 mm.

Size of leaf: 198 × 130 mm.

One seven-line initial ‘A' on [rum]2r, one four-line initial ‘O' on [rum]5r, and paragraph marks are supplied in red. Capital strokes and underlining in red.

Provenance: Duplicate from the Royal Library, Munich; ‘Dupl' and ‘3264' in pencil on [rum]1r. Acquired between 1847 and c.1892, possibly in 1850; not in Catalogus (1843) with Appendix.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 5Q 6.66.

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