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Bod-Inc: A-587

Augustinus Hipponensis

De mirabilibus sacrae scripturae.


Analysis of Content

[a2r] Augustinus [pseudo-]: ‘Prologus.’ PL XXXV 2148-52. See CPL 1123, B. Bischoff, ‘Wendepunkte in der Geschichte der lateinischen Exegese im Frühmittelalter', Sacris Erudiri, 6 (1954), 273, and M. Simonetti, ‘  “De mirabilibus sacrae scripturae”. Un trattato irlandese sui miracoli della Sacra Scrittura', Romanobarbarica, 4 (1979), 225-51. Traditionally attributed to ‘Augustinus Hibernicus': see Simonetti 247-51.

[a2v] ‘Capittula.’

[a5r] Augustinus [pseudo-]: De mirabilibus sacrae scripturae. PL XXXV 2151-200. See CPL 1123.


Imprint: [Utrecht: Nicolaus Ketelaer and Gerardus de Leempt, 1473-4]. Folio.


Collation: [a–d10 e f8].


ISTC: ia01295000

GW: GW 2984;

Hain: HC 2075;

Goff: Goff A‑1295;


Proctor: Pr 8842;

Others: Campbell 203; CIBN A‑747; HPT II 467; ILC 312; Oates 3303; Sheppard 6855.

LCN: 13884328


Copy number: A-587(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century half brown morocco; the gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers.

Size: 296 × 218 × 18 mm.

Size of leaf: 285 × 209 mm.

Contemporary manuscript title on [a1r].

Guide letters for initials are supplied in black ink.

Provenance: Angelo Marini (fifteenth/sixteenth century); inscription on [a1r]: ‘Domini Angeli Marini Uen[ ]ctoris'. Sir Mark Masterman Sykes (1771-1823); sale (1824), lot 329. Purchased for £17. 17. 0; see Books Purchased (1824), 2; inscription on the front endleaf.

Former Bodleian shelfmark: Auct. P 4.1.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 7Q 3.12.

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