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Bod-Inc: B-495

Boutillier, Jean

La somme rurale [French].


Analysis of Content

[1a1r] ‘La table du premier liure'.

[1a10v] [Colophon.]

[1b1r] Boutillier, Jean: La somme rurale. Lib. I. Incipit: ‘[O]u nom du roy Jhesus Amen. Comme moy, petit clerc indigne . . .’ See Guido van Dievoet, Jehan Boutillier en de Somme rural, Universiteit te Leuven, Publicaties op het gebied der geschiedenis en der philologie, 3/41 (Louvain, 1951), 93-4.

[2a1r] ‘La table de ce second liure'.

[2b1r] Boutillier, Jean: La somme rurale. Lib. II. Incipit: ‘[P]uis que dit et monstre ay des drois . . .’

[2k3v] ‘Coppie du testament du compilleur de ce present liure'. Incipit: ‘[I]n nomine domini Amen. Sachent tous que je Jehan Boutillier . . .’

[2k6r] [Colophon.]


Imprint: Bruges: Colard Mansion, 1479. Folio.


Collation: [1a10 b–y8 2a4 b–g8 h10 i8 k6].


ISTC: ib01051000

GW: GW 4967;

Hain: HC 3688;

Goff: Goff B‑1051;

BMC: BMC IX 133;

Proctor: Pr 9320;

Others: Boekdrukkunst (1973), 104; Campbell 360; CIBN B‑738; HPT II 395; ILC 459; Sheppard 7065.

LCN: 13912615


Copy number: B-495(1)

Wanting the blank leaf [2 k6].

Binding: Nineteenth-century French blind-tooled brown morocco with gold fillets, signed at foot by ‘Hagué'; on the boards gold-tooled calf panels inlaid and painted in various colours, imitating Grolier designs; watered silk linings. Nineteenth-century fitted box, covered in red leather; marbled edges and green silk linings; key lost.

Size: 380 × 280 × 75 mm.

Size of leaf: 371 × 258 mm.

The three tables of consanguinity on [1 r2v], [1 r4v], and [1 r6v] supplied in manuscript in red and blue.

On [1 b1r] and [2 b1r] initials are supplied in blue with pen-flourishing in red and green; other initials and paragraph marks are supplied in red and blue; red foliation, capital strokes, and underlining.

Provenance: Alphonse Honoré Taillandier (1797–after 1867); bibliographical note signed A. T. Purchased from Quaritch for £220; see Library Bills, 21 Apr. 1874, and Macray 389.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 4Q 2.16.

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