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Bod-Inc: A-610

Augustinus Hipponensis

De vita christiana, et al.


Analysis of Content

A2r Augustinus [pseudo-; Pelagius; Fastidius: Prologue to] De vita christiana. PL XL 1031-3. See CPL 730.

A2v 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.

C2v Bernardus [Claravallensis: Verse.] Incipit: ‘Aliquando inuenit pius pulsator quod non potest temerarius perscrutator'; 1 distich.

C3r [Table of contents for De dogmatibus christianis.]

C4r Augustinus [pseudo-; Gennadius]: ‘De dogmatibus christianis.’ [Also known as De ecclesiasticis dogmatibus, De symbolo and De diffinitionibus orthodoxae fidei.] PL XLII 1213-22. See CPL 958. This is the first revised version; see J‑P. Bouhout, ‘La tradition du “De fide” de Bacharius', Revue des études Augustiniennes, 25 (1979), 73-84.


Imprint: [Cologne: Bartholomaeus de Unkel, c.1482]. 4°.


Collation: A B8 C D6.

Remarks: First leaf in gathering A blank and unsigned; second leaf signed A1, third leaf A2 etc.


ISTC: ia01358000

GW: GW 3044;

Hain: HC *2097;

Goff: Goff A‑1358;

BMC: BMC I 242;

Proctor: Pr 1146;

Others: Oates 634-6; Sheppard 871-2; Voulliéme, Köln, 202.

LCN: 13884447


Copy number: A-610(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century marbled pasteboards, with blue label on the upper cover; bound for Kloß.

Size: 212 × 150 × 10 mm.

Size of leaf: 204 × 140 mm.

Some marginal notes, with underlining and paragraph marks, perhaps being used as ‘nota' marks, and occasional pointing hands, in black ink.

Two five-line initials, an ‘E' on A2r and a ‘C' on C4r are supplied in blue, with pen-work infill and extensions into the margins, in red. Other initials are supplied in red or blue. Capital strokes in red.

Provenance: Georg Franz Burkhard Kloß (1787-1854); book-label; sale (1835), lot 347. Purchased for £0. 3. 0; see Books Purchased (1835), 4, where the De virtute psalmorum is also listed as included in the contents.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 7Q 4.25.

Copy number: A-610(2)

Bound with A‑537; see there for details of binding and provenance.

Size of leaf: 208 × 141 mm.

Last leaf blank and unsigned.

One- to five-line initials and paragraph marks are supplied in red or blue. Capital strokes and underlining in red.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 7Q 4.50(3).

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