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Bod-Inc: B-115

Bartolus de Saxoferrato

Super secunda parte Digesti veteris.


Analysis of Content

a2r Bartolus de Saxoferrato: Lectura super secunda parte Digesti veteris. ‘Si certum petatur de rebus creditis et de certi conditione generali'. Incipit: ‘[G]losa continuat rubricam ad precedentia multum breuiter . . .’ See B‑114.

z9r [Colophon.]

z9r [Poem to the reader including praise of the printer.] Incipit: ‘Sacrarum occiderant immensa uolumina legum | Proh scelus et uanos damnabat menda labores'; 24 hexameters.


Imprint: Venice: Johannes de Colonia and Johannes Manthen, 26 Feb. 1478/9. Folio.


Collation: a b10 c8 d10 e8 f10 g gg h8 i10 k–m8 n10 o12 p10 q–x8 y z10.


ISTC: ib00226000

GW: GW 3596;

Hain: H *2571 (II) = 9547; C 894;

Goff: Goff B‑226;

BMC: BMC V 234;

Proctor: Pr 4328;

Others: BSB‑Ink B‑180; Sack, Freiburg, 480; Sheppard 3499.

LCN: 13932988


Copy number: B-115(1)

Wanting the blank leaves a1 and z10.

Binding: Eighteenth-century quarter calf over mottled paper boards.

Size: 392 × 275 × 50 mm.

Size of leaf: 390 × 254 mm.

Early running headings and book numbers. Some marginal notes.

Principal initials are supplied in interlocked red and blue; other initials and paragraph marks are supplied in red or blue; red underlining.

Provenance: Purchased for £0. 15. 0; see Books Purchased (1844), 4.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 4Q inf. 1.4.

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