Analysis of Content
[p1r] [I Sam–IV Rg]. Preceded by Jerome's preface.
[P2v] [Ecl.] ‘Prologus' [in ecclesiasten]. Pref. no. 6, followed by Ecl.
[P6v] [Ct–Sir 39,32].
Imprint: [Cologne: Nicolaus Götz, after 1478]. Folio.
Remarks: As dated by CIBN; Sheppard and GW date [c.1477-8].
Collation: [a–m10 n o8 p–v10 x8 y z10 A–D10 E8 F10 G8 H6 I–L8 M10 N8 O–R10 S6 T–Z10 aa10 bb8 cc10 dd8 ee ff10 gg8 hh–rr10 ss8 tt–xx10 yy zz8 AA8].
GW: GW 4230;
Hain: C 1020;
Goff: Goff B‑555;
Proctor: Pr 1119;
Others: CIBN B‑391; Hillard 380; Oates 602; Polain 4205 (I); Sheppard 854-5; Voulliéme, Köln, 252.
LCN: 13909758, 13909835
Copy number: B-264(1)
Gatherings [p]–[v] and [x] of vol. 1 (I Sam–IV Rg) and [O]-[R] and leaf [S1] of vol. 2 (Prv–Sir 39,32) only.
Binding: Paper boards.
Size: 290 × 215 × 27 mm.
Size of leaf: 285 × 205 mm.
Manuscript signatures and foliation from 136 to 244.
Initials and occasional headings are supplied in red; red capital strokes.
Provenance: London Library; cancelled stamp; sale (1966), lot 29. Purchased in 1966.
SHELFMARK: Inc. d. G3.7.
Copy number: B-264(2)
Bound in a modern guard-book of miscellaneous fragments. Formerly bound with Nonius Marcellus, De proprietate sermonum. Antwerp: Christophorus Plantinus, 1565 (8° D 118 Linc.).
Size of leaf: 233 × 162 mm.
One leaf only, containing Lv 19,26-21,18.
Size of fragment: 235 × 162 mm.
‘Marcellus Junii manus autograph. postliminio emendatus' in a sixteenth/seventeenth-century hand.
Initials are supplied in red; red capital strokes and underlining.
Provenance (of 8° D 118 Linc.): Franciscus Junius (1589-1677). Probably Thomas Barlow (1607-1691). Bequeathed in 1691.
Former Bodleian shelfmark: 8° D 118 Linc.
SHELFMARK: Inc. b. G97.1(6).
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