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Bod-Inc: B-121

Bartolus de Saxoferrato

Super secunda parte Infortiati.


Analysis of Content

a2r Bartolus de Saxoferrato: Lectura super secunda parte Infortiati. ‘De legatis primo'. Incipit: ‘[P]er omnia exequata dicit textus fideicommissis scilicet singularibus et pecuniariis seu particularibus . . .’ See DBI VI 646-7.


Imprint: Venice: Andreas Torresanus de Asula, 5 Dec. 1487. Folio.


Collation: a–u8 x6.


ISTC: ib00240000

GW: GW 3636;

Hain: H *2592 (II);

Goff: Goff B‑240;

Proctor: Pr 4715;

Others: BSB‑Ink B‑189; Sheppard 3783.

LCN: 13932999


Copy number: B-121(1)

Wanting the blank leaves a1 and x6; wanting s2.7.

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‑101, and B‑120.

Size: 423 × 293 × 38 mm.

Size of leaf: 420 × 280 mm.

Occasional early marginal notes. On x5v a note about the number of gatherings and folios in a sixteenth/seventeenth-century hand: ‘Q. 21 F 152', but really 166 leaves.

Provenance: Probably Valencia, Cistercians, S. Bernardo; ‘Pertinet Monasterio Sti. Bernardini Pallantie'; old shelfmark on spine, ‘M II 12', probably from Valencia. Samuel Butler (1774-1839); sale, pt II, lot 233(4). Purchased for £1. 1. 0; see annotated sale catalogue, and Books Purchased (1840), 33.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 3Q 3.17.

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