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Bod-Inc: A-573

Augustinus Hipponensis

Epistolae pulcherrimae.


Analysis of Content

a1r Augustinus [pseudo-]: Epistolae pulcherrimae. Franz Römer, ‘A Late Medieval Collection of Epistles ascribed to Saint Augustine', Augustinian Studies, 2 (1971), 115-54, with the text on 129-43, and Augustinian Studies, 3 (1972), 147-89, with the text on 147-68; for this edition see 2 (1971), 121.

e3v Augustinus: De praedestinatione. PL XLV 1677-80. See CPL 383.

e5v Bernardus Claravallensis: Epistola responsiva ad Senonem episcopum. Bernardus, Epistolae, II, S. Bernardi opera, 8, ed. J. Leclercq and H. Rochais (Rome, 1977), 506, no. 539.

e5v Bernardus Claravallensis: Epistola ad parentes iuvenis Gaufredi consolatoria. Bernardus, Epistolae, I, S. Bernardi opera, 7, ed. J. Leclercq and H. Rochais (Rome, 1974), 282-3, no. 110.


Imprint: Venice: Bernardinus Benalius, [c.1490]. 4°.

Remarks: Sheppard dates [c.1492].


Collation: a–e6.


ISTC: ia01269000

GW: GW 2951;

Hain: HR 1968;

Goff: Goff A‑1269;


Proctor: not in Pr;

Others: CIBN A‑731; Sheppard 3986.

LCN: 13885847


Copy number: A-573(1)

Binding: Modern brown cloth.

Size: 214 × 158 × 9 mm.

Size of leaf: 208 × 149 mm.

Early marginal notes and underlining in black ink.

Provenance: V. Engelshofen (fl. 1657); stamp on a1r. Also printed numbers on a1r: ‘2091' (deleted) and ‘533'; and ‘K.24' (in pencil), ‘K.1' (in black ink), and ‘533' in red crayon, on recto of front endleaf. Purchased in 1913, for £0. 30. 0, price given in sale catalogue: see Percy Mordaunt Barnard, Illustrated Catalogue of Incunabula, Early Illustrated and Other Books (Tunbridge Wells, 1913), catalogue 76, no. 42.

SHELFMARK: Inc. e. I4.3.

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