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Bod-Inc: B-462

Bonifacius VIII, Pont. Max.

Liber sextus Decretalium.


Analysis of Content

[a1r] [Andreae, Johannes: Gloss on Preface to Liber sextus Decretalium.] Incipit: ‘[Q]uia preposterus est ordo prius humana subsidia . . .’

[a1r] Bonifacius VIII, Pont. Max.: [Preface to Liber sextus Decretalium.] See B‑460.

[a2v] Bonifacius VIII, Pont. Max.: Liber sextus Decretalium. See B‑460.

[a2v] Andreae, Johannes: [Gloss on Liber sextus Decretalium.] Incipit: ‘Fideli. Errore Grecorum qui dicebant spiritum sanctum procedere a solo patre . . .’


Imprint: Mainz: Peter Schoeffer, 5 Apr. 1473. Folio.


Collation: [a–c10 d12+1 e–g10 h10+1 i12 k l8 m6 n–q10 r4].


ISTC: ib00981000

GW: GW 4853 (Anm.);

Hain: HC, Addenda *3590;

Goff: Goff B‑981;

BMC: BMC I 29;

Proctor: Pr 101;

Others: BSB‑Ink B‑703; CIBN B‑696; Sack, Freiburg, 761; Sheppard 56.

LCN: 13912360


Copy number: B-462(1)

Wanting sheets [b1.10], [b5.6], [i1.12], [i6.7], [o5.6], [q1.10], and [q5.6].

The outer and middle sheets of each gathering, except [r], are parchment; in gathering [r], only the outer is parchment; see [Paul Needham], Incunables from the Schøyen Collection (Sotheby's, New York, 12 Dec. 1991), lot 15.

Binding: Nineteenth-century diced calf; bound for the Bodleian Library(?); the gold stamp of the Library on both covers.

Size: 415 × 298 × 45 mm.

Size of leaf: 402 × 276 mm.

Early marginal notes. Manuscript table of contents on [r4r] in black ink, in a fifteenth-century hand.

Initials, some with extensions into the margins, and paragraph marks are supplied in red or blue. Book numbers and chapter headings supplied in contemporary black ink.

Provenance: Purchased for £10. 3. 0; see Books Purchased (1803), 1.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 4Q 1.2.

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