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Biblia Latina


Analysis of Content

a2r Hieronymus: [Letter addressed to] Paulinus. ‘Prologus in Bibliam'. Pref. no. 1.

a4r [Gn–IV Rg.] Ios preceded by ‘argumentum'.

q5v ‘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.

q6r [I–II Par.]

t2v [OrMan.]

t2v [I–II Esr.] II Esr here entitled ‘Neemias'.

v2v [III–IV Esr.] III Esr here entitled ‘II Esr', and IV Esr ‘III Esr'.

x8r [Tb–Est.]

z4r ‘Alius prologus' [to Iob]. Pref. no. 3; preceded by ‘Prologus in Iob'.

z4r [Iob–Ps (G)]. Iob preceded by ‘argumentum'. Ps (G) preceded by the first of Jerome's prologues only.

A1r ‘Prologus' [to Prv]. Pref. no. 4; preceded by ‘Epistola sancti Hieronymi presbiteri ad Chromatium et Heliodorum episcopos, de libris Salomonis'.

A1r ‘Alius prologus'. Pref. no. 5.

A1v [Prv.]

A8r ‘Prologus' [to Ecl]. Pref. no. 6.

A8v [Ecl–Ct.]

B4r ‘Prologus' [to Sap]. Pref. no. 7.

B4r [Sap–Is.] Is preceded by ‘argumentum'.

F5v Hieronymus: ‘Prefatio' [to Ier]. Pref. no. 8.

F6r ‘Alius prologus'. Pref. no. 9; preceded by ‘Prologus'.

F6r [Ier.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

H8r [Introduction to Lam.] Incipit: ‘[E]t factum est postquam in captiuitate . . .’

H8r [Lam.]

I1r ‘Prefatio' [to Bar]. Pref. no. 10.

I1r [Bar–Dn.]

M3v ‘Alius prologus' [to Twelve Prophets]. Pref. no. 11; preceded by ‘Prologus in librum duodecim prophetarum'.

M4r ‘Prologus' [to Os]. Pref. no. 12.

M4r [Os.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

M6v ‘Prologus' [to Ioel]. Pref. no. 13.

M6v ‘Alius prologus'. Pref. no. 15.

M6v [Ioel.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'. Pref. no. 14.

M7v ‘Prologus' [to Am]. Pref. no. 17.

M7v ‘Alius prologus'. Pref. no. 19.

M7v ‘Alius prologus'. Pref. no. 18; in other editions called ‘Argumentum' and preceding the above prologue.

M8r [Am.]

N1v ‘Prologus' [to Abd]. Pref. no. 20.

N1v ‘Alius prologus'. Pref. no. 20.

N1v [Abd.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

N2r ‘Prologus' [to Ion]. Pref. no. 21.

N2r [Abd.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

N3r ‘Prologus' [to Mi]. Pref. no. 23.

N3r [Mi.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

N4r ‘Prologus' [to Na]. Pref. no. 24.

N4v [Na.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

N5r ‘Prologus' [to Hab]. Pref. no. 25.

N5v [Hab.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

N6r ‘Prologus' [to So]. Pref. no. 26.

N6v [So.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

N7r ‘Prologus' [to Agg]. Pref. no. 27.

N7v [Agg.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

N8r ‘Prologus' [to Za]. Pref. no. 28.

N8r [Za.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

O3r ‘Prologus' [to Mal]. Pref. no. 29.

O3r [Mal.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

O4r Hieronymus: ‘Prologus' [to Mcc]. Pref. no. 31.

O4r [I–II Mcc.]

Q6r ‘Alius prologus' [to Four Evangelists]. Pref. no. 33; preceded by ‘Epistola beati Hieronymi ad Damasum Papam in quatuor Euangelia'.

Q6v ‘Prologus' [to Mt]. Pref. no. 35.

R1r ‘Registrum'.

R1v [Mt.]

S5v ‘Prologus' [to Mc]. Pref. no. 36.

S5v ‘Registrum in euangelium Marci'.

S6r [Mc.]

T5v Hieronymus: ‘Prefatio' [to Lc]. Pref. no. 37.

T6r ‘Registrum in Lucam'.

T7r [Lc.] Verses 1-4 here called ‘Proemium'.

X3v ‘Prologus' [to Io]. Pref. no. 38.

X3v ‘Registrum in euangelium Johannis'.

X4v [Io.]

Y6r ‘Prologus' [to Rm]. Pref. no. 39; preceded by ‘Prefatio sancti Hieronymi in omnes epistolas sancti Pauli'.

Y6r [Rm.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

Z3r ‘Prologus' [to I Cor]. Pref. no. 40.

Z3r [I Cor.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

Z7v ‘Prologus' [to II Cor]. Pref. no. 41.

Z8r [II Cor.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

AA3r [Gal–Hbr.] Each letter preceded by ‘argumentum'.

CC1v Hieronymus: ‘Prefatio' [to Act]. Pref. no. 42.

CC1v ‘Alius prologus'. Pref. no. 43.

CC1v [Act.]

DD5v ‘Prologus' [to Canonical Epistles]. Pref. no. 44, followed by an ‘argumentum'.

DD6r [Iac–Iud.] Each letter preceded by ‘argumentum'.

EE3r [Gilbertus Pictaviensis]: ‘Prologus' [to Apc]. Pref. no. 49.

EE4r ‘Alius prologus'. Pref. no. 50.

EE4r [Apc.] Preceded by ‘argumentum'.

EE10r [Colophon.]

aa1r [Langton, Stephen]: ‘Interpretationes hebraicorum nominum'. Pref. no. 65.


Imprint: Venice: Georgius Arrivabenus, 27 Feb. 1487/8. 4°.


Collation: a–z [et] [con] [rum] A–P8 Q6 R–Z AA–DD8 EE10 aa–cc8 dd10.


ISTC: ib00586000

GW: GW 4263;

Hain: HC *3099 = H 3097;

Goff: Goff B‑586;

BMC: BMC V 383;

Proctor: Pr 4912;

Others: BSB‑Ink B‑460; Copinger, Incunabula Biblica, 74; Quentin 81; Sack, Freiburg, 642; Sheppard 4018.

LCN: 13907494


Copy number: B-295(1)

Wanting the blank leaf a1, and gatherings aa–dd containing Interpretationes Hebraicorum nominum.

Binding: Parchment, with details of imprint supplied in black ink on spine.

Size: 205 × 147 × 72 mm.

Size of leaf: 193 × 137 mm.

Heavily cropped marginal notes. Bibliographical note on paper attached to the endleaf, and signed ‘W[alter] A[rthur] C[opinger].’

Initials and foliation are supplied in black ink.

Provenance: Augustus Frederick, Duke of Sussex (1773-1843); book-plate with handwritten shelfmark ‘C.b.4': see Lee, Royal Bookplates, 41 no. 24; sale, pt I, lot 323(?). Purchased for £0. 18. 0; see Books Purchased (1844), 6.

SHELFMARK: Bib. Lat. 1487 e.1.

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