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Cassianus, Johannes

De institutis coenobiorum.


Analysis of Content

[*1r] [Title-page.]

[*1v] [Introduction.] Incipit: ‘Auctor quis ac qualis fuerit, quos libros ad quos et de quibus scripserit . . .’

[*2r] ‘Notabilium dictorum annotatio'.

[*12r] [Metrical summary of contents.] Incipit: ‘Quos opus hoc libros teneat cognoscere si vis | Et quid quisque tonet(!) subscriptos perlege versus | Cesaris imperio famuletur Romulus orbis | Et paribus studiis sub materialibus armis'; hexameters. See Walther, Initia, 16374 and 2305.

a1r Cassianus, Johannes: De institutis coenobiorum. ed. Petschenig, CSEL 17; PL XLIX 53-476. See CPL 513.

i1r Cassianus, Johannes: Collationes patrum XXIV. ed. Petschenig, CSEL 13; PL XLIX 477-1328. See CPL 512.


Imprint: Basel: Johann Amerbach, 1497. 4°.


Collation: [*12] a–f8 g h4 i-z A–D8.

Remarks: Gathering [*] numbered 2-7, but not signed.


ISTC: ic00235000

GW: GW 6162;

Hain: HC 4564;

Goff: Goff C‑235;


Proctor: Pr 7611;

Others: Sheppard 2455.

LCN: 14835853


Copy number: C-104(1)

Leaf A8 is bound after B8.

Binding: Nineteenth-century half dark blue morocco for the Bodleian Library.

Size: 207 × 150 × 33 mm.

Size of leaf: 200 × 133 mm.

Initials, paragraph marks, and occasional marginal headings are supplied in red. Capital strokes and underlining in red.

Provenance: Reichenhall, Bavaria, S. Zeno, Augustinian Canons; inscription on [*1r]: ‘Monasterii S. Zenonis'. Duplicate from the Royal Library, Munich; ‘Duplum' in red pencil and ‘8' in pencil on [*1r]. Purchased 17 Jan. 1886, from Caspar Haugg, for 6 Marks; see Library Bills.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 7Q 6.59.

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