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Biblia Latina


Analysis of Content

A2r Hieronymus: [Letter addressed to] Paulinus. ‘Epistola beati Hieronimi ad Paulinum presbiterum de omnibus diuine historie libris'. Pref. no. 1.

A5r [Gn–IV Rg.] Most books preceded by Jerome's preface; Ios also preceded by ‘argumentum'.

Z5v Hieronymus: ‘Alius prologus' [to I–II Par]. Pref. no. 2; preceded by ‘Prefatio sancti Hieronimi in librum Dabreiamin, qui est Paralipomenon'. Slight variations in the incipit of the first preface to I–II Par.

Z6r [I–II Par.]

DD4v [OrMan.]

DD4v [I–II Esr.] Preceded by Jerome's preface; II Esr entitled ‘Liber Neemie'.

FF1r [III–IV Esr.] III Esr entitled ‘II Esr' and IV Esr ‘III Esr' in this edition.

HH5v [Tb–Est.] Preceded by Jerome's preface.

KK7v [Iob.] ‘Alius prologus in Iob'. Pref. no. 3; preceded by the Prologus sancti Hieronymi in libro Iob and followed by an ‘argumentum' and Iob.

MM3v [Ps (G).] ‘Liber hymnorum vel soliloquiorum'. Preceded by the first of Jerome's prefaces only.

a1r ‘Prologus' [to Prv]. Pref. no. 4; preceded by ‘Epistola sancti Hieronymi presbyteri ad Chromatium et Heliodorum episcopos de libris Salomonis'.

a1v ‘Alius prologus'. Pref. no. 5.

a1v [Prv.]

b3r Hieronymus: [Ecl.] ‘Prologus . . . in librum Ecclesiasten'. Pref. no. 6, followed by Ecl.

b6v [Ct.]

b8v ‘Prologus in librum Sapientie'. Pref. no. 7.

b8v [Sap–Is.] Is preceded by an ‘argumentum'.

i2v Hieronymus: ‘Prefatio in Hieremiam prophetam'. Pref. no. 8.

i2v ‘Alius prologus'. Pref. no. 9; preceded by ‘Prologus'.

i3r [Ier–Lam.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

m6v [Bar.] ‘Prefatio in librum Baruch prophete'. Pref. no. 10; followed by Bar.

n1v [Ez–Dn.]

r3v ‘Alius prologus' [to Twelve Prophets]. Pref. no. 11; preceded by ‘Prologus in librum duodecim prophetarum'.

r3v ‘Prologus in librum Osee prophete'. Pref. no. 12.

r3v [Os.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

r7r ‘Prologus in Johel prophetam'. Pref. no. 13.

r7r ‘Alius prologus'. Pref. no. 15.

r7v [Ioel.] Preceded by ‘argumentum' (pref. no. 14).

r8v ‘Prologus in Amos prophetam'. Pref. no. 17.

ſ1r ‘Alius prologus'. Pref. no. 18.

ſ1r ‘Alius prologus'. Pref. no. 19.

ſ1r [Am.]

ſ4r ‘Prologus in Abdiam prophetam'. Pref. no. 20. The passage beginning ‘[H]ebrei hunc dicunt esse . . .' is not headed ‘Alius prologus', but forms part of this prologue.

ſ4r [Abd.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

ſ4v ‘Prologus in Jonam prophetam'. Pref. no. 21.

ſ5r [Abd.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

ſ5v ‘Prologus in Micheam prophetam'. Pref. no. 23.

ſ6r [Mi.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

ſ7v ‘Prologus in Naum prophetam'. Pref. no. 24.

ſ8r [Na.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

s1r ‘Prologus in Abachuc prophetam'. Pref. no. 25.

s1v [Hab.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

s2v ‘Prologus in Sophoniam prophetam'. Pref. no. 26.

s3r [So]. Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

s4r ‘Prologus in Aggeum prophetam'. Pref. no. 27.

s4v [Agg.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

s5r ‘Prologus in Zachariam prophetam'. Pref. no. 28.

s5v [Za.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

t1v ‘Prologus in Malachiam prophetam'. Pref. no. 29.

t2r [Mal.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

t3r Hieronymus: ‘Prologus . . . in libros Machabeorum'. Pref. no. 31.

t3r ‘Alius prologus'. Pref. no. 32, followed by I–II Mcc.

11v ‘Alius prologus' [to Four Evangelists]. Pref. no. 33; preceded by ‘Epistola beati Hieronymi ad Damasum Papam in quattuor euangelistas'.

12r ‘Prologus in Mattheum'. Pref. no. 35.

12v ‘Argumentum in euangelium secundum Mattheum'. Pref. no. 34.

12v ‘Registrum in euangelium Matthei'.

13v [Mt.]

29r Hieronymus: ‘Prologus . . . in euangelium secundum Marcum'. Pref. no. 36.

29v ‘Registrum in euangelium Marci'.

210r [Mc.]

39v Hieronymus: ‘Prefatio . . . in euangelium secundum Lucam'. Pref. no. 37.

310r ‘Registrum in Lucam'.

41v [Lc.] Verses 1-4 here called ‘Prohemium'.

57v ‘Prologus in euangelium secundum Iohannem'. Pref. no. 38.

58r ‘Registrum in euangelium Johannis'.

58v [Io.]

71r Hieronymus: ‘Prefatio . . . in omnes epistolas sancti Pauli'.

71v ‘Prologus specialis in epistolam ad Rhomanos'. Pref. no. 39.

72r [Rm.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

78r ‘Prologus in primam epistolam ad Chorinthios'. Pref. no. 40.

78r [I Cor.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

84v ‘Prologus in secundam epistolam ad Corinthios'. Pref. no. 41.

84v [II Cor.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

89r [Gal–Hbr.] Each letter preceded by an ‘argumentum'.

97v Hieronymus: ‘Prefatio . . . in librum Actuum apostolorum'. Pref. no. 42.

97v ‘Alius prologus'. Pref. no. 43, followed by Act.

115r ‘Prologus in septem epistolas canonicas'. Pref. no. 44.

115v [Iac–Iud.] Each letter preceded by an ‘argumentum'.

123r [Gilbertus Pictaviensis]: ‘Prologus in Apocalypsim beati Johannis apostoli'. Pref. no. 49.

124r [Apc.] ‘Alius prologus in Apocalypsim'. Pref. no. 50, followed by an ‘argumentum' and Apc.

132r ‘Biblia quem retinet sequitur nunc metricus ordo'. Pref. no. 61a, with a number of variants from the edition [Basel: Johann Amerbach], 1479 (GW 4236; Bod-inc. B‑270).

132r [Poem in praise of the book.] Pref. no. 60.

132r [Date ‘M.CCCC.LXXXIII'].

132r [Capitulare lectionum et evangeliorum.] Pref. no. 57.

1310v [Verse.] Pref. no. 62.


Imprint: [Strasbourg: Johann (Reinhard) Grüninger], 1483. Folio and 4°.


Collation: A–Z AA–II kk LL–PP a–ſ s–v8 u4 x8 1-8 <9 8> 9-1310 14-188 1912.


ISTC: ib00577000

GW: GW 4252;

Hain: HC *3088;

Goff: Goff B‑577;

Proctor: Pr 437;

Others: BSB‑Ink B‑448; Oates 179; Sack, Freiburg, 634; Sheppard 356.

LCN: 13910403


Copy number: B-285(1)

Wanting the blank leaf A1 and gatherings 14-19 containing ‘Interpretationes Hebraicorum nominum'.

Binding: Eighteenth/nineteenth-century half calf.

Size: 272 × 195 × 90 mm.

Size of leaf: 266 × 180 mm.

A few early marginal notes.

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

Provenance: On A2r a cropped inscription: ‘[Bibliam] quam Theodorus Sch[ ] Dalensis ex liberal[itate] Christiani Stoff Lud[ ] profeßore in L[ ] justo titulo [ ] 1608 2 dec. Augus[ ] Esto quod que[ris] haberi'. Augustus Frederick, Duke of Sussex (1773-1843); book-plate with handwritten shelfmark ‘C.d.4': see Lee, Royal Bookplates, 40-1 no. 23; sale, pt I, probably lot 938. Purchased for £0. 16. 0; see Books Purchased (1844), 6.

SHELFMARK: Bib. Lat. 1483 d.1.

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