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Bod-Inc: A-609

Augustinus Hipponensis

De vita christiana.


Analysis of Content

[a2r] Augustinus [pseudo-; Pelagius; Fastidius: Prologue to] De vita christiana. PL XL 1031-3. See CPL 730.

[a3r] 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: [Geneva: Louis Cruse, c.1480]. 4°.

Remarks: As dated by Lőkkös, Genève. IGI dates [1478-80]. Pellechet MS. ascribes to Ludovicus Guerbin instead of Cruse.


Collation: [a8 b10].


ISTC: ia01357500

GW: GW 3043;

Hain: HC 2095;

Proctor: Pr 7808;

Others: CIBN A‑776; IGI 1060; Lőkkös, Genève, 32; Oates 2859; Pellechet MS. 1583; Sheppard 6771.

LCN: 13885959


Copy number: A-609(1)

Wanting the blank leaf, [a1].

Binding: Nineteenth-century half calf, with marbled pasteboards; bound for Kloß.

Size: 210 × 145 × 7 mm.

Size of leaf: 203 × 136 mm.

Four-line initials and paragraph marks are supplied in red. Capital strokes and underlining in red.

Provenance: Georg Franz Burkhard Kloß (1787-1854); book-label; sale (1835), lot 346. Probably the copy purchased for £0. 4. 0; see Books Purchased (1835), 4; in both the sale catalogue and the purchase list the copy of Augustinus, De vita christiana is attributed to Mainz: Johannes Fust and Petrus Schoeffer.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 7Q 4.24.

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