Bartolus de Saxoferrato
Super secunda parte Codicis.
Analysis of Content
a2r Bartolus de Saxoferrato: Lectura super secunda parte Codicis. ‘De seruis fugitiuis'. Incipit: ‘[S]eruum fugitiuum. Ista lex et titulus consueuit multum solennizari . . .’ See B‑099.
Imprint: Milan: Leonardus Pachel and Uldericus Scinzenzeler, 24 Mar. 1484. Folio.
Collation: a–p8 q10.
Types: Types: 145 G. and 87 G (not as GW); see BMC VI 744 and Sheppard.
GW: GW 3512;
Hain: H 2554;
Proctor: Pr 5948;
Others: Sheppard 4952.
Copy number: B-101(1)
Wanting the blank leaves a1 and q10.
Part of a uniformly bound set of five volumes, all purchased at the Butler sale and probably previously owned by the Cistercians in Valencia.
Binding: Quarter parchment over pasteboards, the sides covered with leaves from a fifteenth-century antiphonary; the same manuscript as B‑095; B‑097; B‑120 and B‑121.
Size: 407 × 288 × 36 mm.
Size of leaf: 404 × 280 mm.
Early marginal notes in the same hands as in Auct. 3Q 3.14. On q9v a note about the number of gatherings and folios in a sixteenth/seventeenth-century hand: ‘F 160 Qui. 16'; but really 130 leaves.
Provenance: Probably Valencia, Cistercians, S. Bernardo; see ownership inscription in B‑121; old shelfmark on spine, ‘M II 10', probably from Valencia. Samuel Butler (1774-1839); sale, pt II, lot 233(2). Purchased for £1. 1. 0; see annotated sale catalogue, and Books Purchased (1840), 33.
SHELFMARK: Auct. 3Q 3.15.
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