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Bod-Inc: B-493

Bouhic, Henricus

Distinctiones super V libris Decretalium.


Analysis of Content

a2r Bouhic, Henricus: Distinctiones super V libris Decretalium. Edited by Franciscus Josserandi. Incipit: ‘[V]enerabilibus et discretis viris doctoribus . . .’ See Schulte II 266-9 (no. 99).

aaa1r ‘[R]epertorium questionum et materiarum'.


Imprint: Lyons: Johannes Siber, for Jacques Buyer, 1498. Folio.

Remarks: With table.


Collation: a–l8 m4 A–M AA–NN Aa–Ee aa–nn8 oo10 aaa8 bbb6 ccc8 ddd6.


ISTC: ib01049000

GW: GW 4964;

Hain: HC *3682 (incl. C *3632);

Goff: Goff B‑1049;


Proctor: Pr 8553;

Others: BSB‑Ink B‑629; Claudin III 213-16; Hillard 476; Oates 3190; Rhodes 431; Sack, Freiburg, 791; Sheppard 6604-5.

LCN: 13913906, 13913949


Copy number: B-493(1)

Wanting the blank leaves m4, Ee8, and oo10.

Binding: Sixteenth-century English (Cambridge?) calf over wooden boards, two clasps lost; staple-marks at the foot of the upper cover; rebacked. On both covers fillets form four concentric frames; the inner rectangle is divided by horizontal fillets into three compartments. In the central compartments, a fleuron and the lettering I[ohn] B[etts], see Oldham, Blind-stamped Bindings, 49 n. 3. In the frames, two rolls: the first lettered Justitia, Prudentia, Suavitas, and Lucretia, the second Lucretia, Prudentia, and Suavitas; see Oldham pl. lxi, rolls no. 1079 and 1080.

Size: 428 × 300 × 98 mm.

Size of leaf: 415 × 277 mm.

Former pastedowns now removed.

A few early marginal notes.

Provenance: John Betts (†1598); evidence from binding (see above). Oxford, Merton College; presented in 1600; on a1r inscription: ‘Liber vniuersitatis Oxon[iensis] ex dono collegij Merton'; see James, Catalogus (1605), 224.

Former Bodleian shelfmark: B 3.7 Jur.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 2Q 1.9.

Copy number: B-493(2)

Wanting gatherings Aa–ddd (the ‘Distinctiones super lib. IV, V', and ‘Repertorium').

Binding: Seventeenth-century English blind-tooled mottled calf, formerly chained: staple-marks of a hasp at head of the upper cover; rebacked.

Size: 437 × 300 × 75 mm.

Size of leaf: 425 × 278 mm.

Early marginal notes.

Provenance: Richard Layton (1500?–1544); on a1r inscription: ‘Liber Ric. Layton'. William Mouse (†1588); on a1r inscription: ‘Guliel. Mouse'. John Selden (1584-1654); see MS. Broxb. 84. 10, p. 11. Presented in 1659.

Former Bodleian shelfmark: C 1. 1 Jur. Seld.

SHELFMARK: B 1.7 Th. Seld.

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