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Bod-Inc: B-474

Bonifacius VIII, Pont. Max.

Liber sextus Decretalium.


Analysis of Content

a2r [Andreae, Johannes: Lectura arboris consanguinitatis.] Incipit: ‘[C]irca lecturam arboris, diuersis olim diuersum modum tenentibus . . .’

a2v [Arbor consanguinitatis.]

a3r [Andreae, Johannes: Lectura arboris affinitatis.] Incipit: ‘[A]d arborem affinitatis et eius materiam transeamus . . .’

a3v [Arbor affinitatis.]

a4r Andreae, Johannes: [Gloss on Preface to Liber sextus Decretalium.] Incipit: ‘[Q]uia preposterus est ordo prius humana subsidia . . .’

a4r Bonifacius VIII, Pont. Max.: [Preface to Liber sextus Decretalium.] See B‑460.

a5r Bonifacius VIII, Pont. Max.: Liber sextus Decretalium. See B‑460.

a5r Andreae, Johannes: [Gloss on Liber sextus Decretalium.] Incipit: ‘Fideli. Errore Grecorum qui dicebant spiritum sanctum procedere a solo patre . . .’


Imprint: Venice: Baptista de Tortis, 6 Nov. 1484. Folio.


Collation: a b8 c–r6.


ISTC: ib00997500

GW: GW 4874;

Hain: H *3607;

Proctor: Pr 4627;

Others: BSB‑Ink B‑718; Sack, Freiburg, 771; Sheppard 3846.

LCN: 13911296


Copy number: B-474(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century half calf, bound for Kloß.

Size: 440 × 295 × 23 mm.

Size of leaf: 429 × 272 mm.

Early marginal notes, pointing hands, and ‘nota' marks. On a1v, a list of rubrics in black ink in a fifteenth/sixteenth-century hand, with paragraph marks, capital strokes, and underlining in red, and some lines and concluding rubric in green.

On a4r a 15-line initial ‘B' is supplied in interlocked red and blue, with pen-work infill and decoration in red ink. Other initials, some with extensions into the margins, and paragraph marks are supplied in red or blue. Folio numbers are supplied in red, with that for folio 1 of the text also supplied in green. Capital strokes in red.

Provenance: La Marcke family, Westphalia; coat of arms on a1r: or, a demi-lion rampant gules, issuant from a fesse checky gules and argent, with motto, ‘Vive la Marcke': see Johannes Baptist Rietstap, Armorial général, précédé d'un dictionnaire des termes du blason, 2 vols, 2nd edn (Gouda, 1884-7), planche IV, pl. cxli. Georg Franz Burkhard Kloß (1787-1854); book-label; sale (1835), lot 2404 (with date misprinted as 1494). Purchased for £0. 6. 0; see Books Purchased (1835), 5, where the date is given as 1494.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 3Q 1.8.

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