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Bod-Inc: B-271

Biblia Latina


Analysis of Content

a2r Hieronymus: [Letter addressed to] Paulinus. Pref. no. 1. On this edition see Hillard, ‘Les éditions de la Bible', 72-3.

a4v [Gn–IV Rg.] Ios preceded by ‘argumentum'.

n1r ‘Alius prologus' [to I–II Par]. Pref. no. 2; preceded by ‘Prefatio sancti Hieronymi in librum Dabreiamin, qui est Paralypomenon'. Slight variation in the incipit of the first preface to I–II Par.

m10v [I–II Par.]

p2v [OrMan.]

p2v [I–II Esr.] II Esr is entitled ‘Neemias'.

q1r [III–IV Esr.] III Esr entitled ‘II Esr' in this edition, and IV Esr ‘III Esr'.

r4v [Tb–Est.]

s6v ‘Alius prologus' [to Iob]. Pref. no. 3; preceded by ‘Prologus in Iob'.

s7r [Iob–Ps (G)]. Iob preceded by ‘argumentum'. Ps (G) preceded by the first of Jerome's prologues only.

x1r ‘Prologus' [to Prv]. Pref. no. 4; preceded by ‘Epistola sancti Hieronymi presbiteri ad Chromatium et Heliodorum episcopos, de libris Salomonis'.

x1r ‘Alius prologus'. Pref. no. 5.

x1v [Prv.]

x8v ‘Prologus' [to Ecl]. Pref. no. 6.

x8v [Ecl–Ct.]

y2v ‘Prologus' [to Sap]. Pref. no. 7.

y2v [Sap–Is.] Is preceded by ‘argumentum'.

37v Hieronymus: ‘Prefatio' [to Ier.] Pref. no. 8.

37v ‘Alius prologus'. Pref. no. 9; preceded by ‘Prologus'.

37v [Ier.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

56r [Introduction to Lam.] Incipit: ‘[E]t factum est postquam in captiuitate . . .’

56r [Lam.]

58r ‘Prefatio' [to Bar]. Pref. no. 10.

58r [Bar–Dn.]

82r ‘Alius prologus' [to Twelve Prophets]. Pref. no. 11; preceded by ‘Prologus in librum duodecim prophetarum'.

82v ‘Prologus' [to Os]. Pref. no. 12.

82v [Os.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

85r ‘Prologus' [to Ioel]. Pref. no. 13.

85r ‘Alius prologus'. Pref. no. 15.

85r ‘Argumentum' (pref. no. 14).

85r [Ioel.]

86r ‘Prologus' [to Am]. Pref. no. 17.

86r ‘Alius prologus'. Pref. no. 18; in other editions entitled ‘Argumentum'.

86r ‘Alius prologus'. Pref. no. 19.

86v [Am.]

88r ‘Prologus' [to Abd]. Pref. no. 20.

88v [Abd.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

88v ‘Prologus' [to Ion]. Pref. no. 21.

89r [Ion.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

89v ‘Prologus' [to Mi]. Pref. no. 23.

89v [Mi.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

811r ‘Prologus' [to Na]. Pref. no. 24.

811r [Na.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

812r ‘Prologus' [to Hab]. Pref. no. 25.

812v [Hab.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

91r ‘Prologus' [to So]. Pref. no. 26.

91r [So.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

92r ‘Prologus' [to Agg]. Pref. no. 27.

92v [Agg.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

93r ‘Prologus' [to Za]. Pref. no. 28.

93r [Za.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

95v ‘Prologus' [to Mal]. Pref. no. 29.

95r [Mal.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

96v Hieronymus: ‘Prologus' [to Mcc]. Pref. no. 31.

97r ‘Alius prologus'. Pref. no. 32.

97r [I–II Mcc.]

111v ‘Alius prologus' [to Four Evangelists]. Pref. no. 33; preceded by ‘Epistola beati Hieronymi ad Damasum Papam in quattuor Euangelia'.

111v ‘Prologus' [to Mt]. Pref. no. 35.

112r [Mt.] Preceded by ‘argumentum' (pref. no. 34).

122v ‘Prologus' [to Mc]. Pref. no. 36.

122v [Mc.]

129r Hieronymus: ‘Prefacio' [to Lc]. Pref. no. 37.

129r [Lc.] Verses 1-4 here called ‘Prohemium'.

1310r ‘Prologus' [to Io]. Pref. no. 38.

1310v [Io.]

149r ‘Prologus' [to Rm]. Pref. no. 39; preceded by ‘Prefacio sancti Hieronymi in omnes epistolas sancti Pauli'.

149v [Rm.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

151v ‘Prologus' [to I Cor]. Pref. no. 40.

151v [I Cor.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

155v ‘Prologus' [to II Cor]. Pref. no. 41.

156r [II Cor–Hbr]. Each letter preceded by ‘argumentum'.

1610v Hieronymus: ‘Prefatio' [to Act]. Pref. no. 42.

1610v ‘Alius prologus'. Pref. no. 43.

171r [Act.]

182r ‘Prologus' [to Canonical Epistles]. Pref. no. 44.

182r [Iac–Iud.] Each letter preceded by ‘argumentum'.

187r [Gilbertus Pictaviensis]: ‘Prologus' [to Apc]. Pref. no. 49.

187v ‘Alius prologus'. Pref. no. 50.

187v [Apc.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

1812v [Colophon.]

A1r [Langton, Stephen]: ‘Interpretationes hebraicorum nominum'. Pref. no. 65.


Imprint: Lyons: Perrinus Lathomi, 1479. Folio.


Collation: a–i10 k l12 m–s10 t u12 x y10 112 2–610 7-1012 11-1310 1412 15-1710 1812 A–C10 D8.


ISTC: ib00562000

GW: GW 4237 (Anm.);

Hain: HC 3074;

Goff: Goff B‑562;

Proctor: Pr 8539;

Others: Copinger, Incunabula Biblica, 42; Darlow–Moule 911; Oates 3188; Sheppard 6594.

LCN: 13909827


Copy number: B-271(1)

Wanting a1 and the blank leaf D8.

Bound in two volumes.

Binding: Blind-tooled calf; double fillets form a frame; watermark in the endpapers, the letters ‘MIFRE' in a scroll under a shield with a crowned ‘M'; the gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers.

Size: Both vols: 290 × 210 × 50 mm.

Size of leaf: 286 × 193–200 mm.

Some pointing hands and ‘nota' marks.

Some initials are supplied in interlocked red and black, occasionally with pen-work infill in red and black ink. Other initials and paragraph marks are supplied in red. Underlining in red. Capitals touched with yellow wash.

Provenance: Inscriptions on a2r and x1r, mainly unread under ultraviolet light: ‘Ex bibliotheca Parisiensi . . .' Former shelfmarks inside the upper covers, of vol. 1: ‘3 A 28'; and of vol. 2: ‘3 A 29'. Purchased from D. Speare for £10. 10. 0: see Library Bills (1814), no. 44, and Books Purchased (1814), 1.

SHELFMARK: Auct. M 2.7,8.

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