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Bod-Inc: A-606

Augustinus Hipponensis

De vita christiana.


Analysis of Content

[a1r] Augustinus [pseudo-; Pelagius; Fastidius: Prologue to] De vita christiana. PL XL 1031-3. See CPL 730.

[a2r] Augustinus [pseudo-; Pelagius; Fastidius]: De vita christiana. PL XL 1033-46. On the authorship see G. Cannone, ‘Sull'attribuzione del “De vita christiana” a Pelagio', Vetera christianorum, 9 (1972), 219-31.


Imprint: [Mainz]: Johann Fust and Peter Schoeffer, [c.1460-5]. 4°.


Collation: [a8 b10].


ISTC: ia01354000

GW: GW 3037;

Hain: C 768;

Goff: Goff A‑1354;

BMC: BMC I 20;

Proctor: Pr 69;

Others: CIBN A‑772; Sheppard 30.

LCN: 13885963


Copy number: A-606(1)

Bound with A‑567(2); see there for details of binding.

Wanting the blank leaf, [b10].

Provenance: Possibly George John, 2nd Earl Spencer (1758-1834); anonymous duplicate sale 20 Dec. 1798, lot 51(?). Bought by Francis Douce for £0. 16. 0, according to annotation in Douce's copy of the catalogue, marked ‘D'. Francis Douce (1757-1834). Bequeathed in 1834.

Very occasional early marginal notes.

One three- and one four-line initials and a paragraph mark are supplied in red. Capital strokes and underlining in red.

SHELFMARK: Douce 122(1).

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