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Bod-Inc: B-116

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 certicondictione(!).’ See B‑114.

q10v [Colophon with note on editor.]


Imprint: Venice: Petrus Maufer et Socii, 14 Sept. 1481. Folio.


Collation: a10 b c8 d–f6 g–k8 l mm6 m–p8 q10.


ISTC: ib00226500

GW: GW 3597;

Hain: H 2572 (II);

Proctor: Pr 4601;

Others: BSB‑Ink B‑172; Sack, Freiburg, 511; Sheppard 3736.

LCN: 13932952


Copy number: B-116(1)

Wanting the blank leaf a1.

Binding: Quarter parchment over pasteboards, the sides covered with leaves from a fifteenth-century antiphonary; a painted initial on the back cover was cut out before binding. Manuscript title on a2r in a fifteenth/sixteenth-century hand.

Size: 400 × 290 × 45 mm.

Size of leaf: 398 × 278 mm.

Occasional early marginal notes. Cropped inscription on q10v, possibly a note about the number of gatherings and folios in a sixteenth/seventeenth-century hand: ‘Q [17] F[ ].’

Provenance: Probably Valencia, Cistercians, S. Bernardo; see ownership inscription in B‑121; old shelfmark on spine, ‘M II 15', probably from Valencia. Samuel Butler (1774-1839); sale, pt II, lot 233(7). Purchased for £1. 1. 0; see annotated sale catalogue, and Books Purchased (1840), 33.

Former Bodleian shelfmark: Auct. 3Q 3.19.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 3Q 3.20.

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