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Bod-Inc: B-107

Bartolus de Saxoferrato

Super prima parte Digesti novi.


Analysis of Content

Subject: law-civil

[a2r] Bartolus de Saxoferrato: Lectura super prima parte Digesti novi. Incipit: ‘[D]omini, vt scitis, hic non est caput totius compilationis . . .’ [G10r] Explicit: ‘... cum cadat super re diversa. sup[ra] de re. divis. l. Artisto. Bar.’ See DBI VI 647.

[G10r] [Editorial close and date] ‘Finis prime partis lecture domini Bartoli super ff. novo.&rsquo.’ ‘M.CCCC.LXXI.’ [Verse colophon.] Incipit: Qu[a]eque novi dixit sub prima legis amator || Interpresque operis Bartolus an[te] alios || H[a]ec Vindelini gaudent quo nostra magistro || S[a]ecula non nota presserat arte manus.


Imprint: [Venice] Vindelinus de Spira 1471 Fol.

Secundo folio: ([a3]) d[et] fieri de tota scriptura ut dixi


Collation: [a–c10 d10+1 e–o10 p8 q r10 s8 t–z A10 B10+1 C10 D E8 F10 G12].


ISTC: ib00214500

GW: GW 3546;

Hain: H *2606 (I);

Proctor: Pr 4029;

Others: BSB‑Ink B‑151; Hillard 300; Sheppard 3205.

LCN: 13933747


Copy number: B-107(1)

Wanting the blank leaves [G11] and [G12].

Binding: Contemporary German(?) half sheep, dyed red and with fillets, over modern boards. Old spine laid down.

Size: 448 × 295 × 90 mm.

Size of leaf: 433 × 283 mm.

Running headings in an early hand.

On [a2r] an initial is supplied in blue with mayflower infill in red and pale green and pen-flourishing in the same colours; other initials and paragraph marks are supplied in red or blue.

Provenance: Freising, Cathedral Chapter; on front pastedown an engraved book-plate: the Virgin and Child on a crescent moon, lettered below ‘Insignia Capituli', see Warnecke 559. Duplicate from the Royal Library, Munich; ‘Duplum' on [a1r] and ‘Inc. Typ. Nro. 192' on [a1v]. Acquired between 1847 and c.1892, probably in 1850; not in Catalogus (1843) with Appendix.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 5Q 1.5.

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