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Bod-Inc: C-359

Clemens V, Pont. Max.

Constitutiones (cum apparatu Johannis Andreae).


Analysis of Content

[a1r] Johannes XXII, Pont. Max.: Bulla ‘Quoniam nulli iuris sanctio'. Dated 25 Oct. 1317. Decretalium Collectiones, Corpus Iuris Canonici, 2, ed. A. E. Richter and A. Friedberg (Leipzig, 1881), 1129-32.

[a1r] [Andreae, Johannes: Gloss on the Bulla.] Incipit: ‘Johannes. Gratiosum hoc nomen per interpretationes, deriuationes vel ethimologias . . .’

[a1v] Clemens V, Pont. Max.: Constitutiones. Decretalium Collectiones, ed. Richter and Friedberg, 1133-92 and 1200. See Schulte II 45-50.

[a1v] Andreae, Johannes: [Gloss on Constitutiones.] Incipit: ‘Fidei catholice. Summa huius concilii hec est . . .’ Variant incipit: ‘Fidei catholice. Partes patent. Secunda ibi: Porro. Tertia ibi: Ad hoc. Item hec prima pars . . .’Explicit:Explicit: ‘ . . .collocet cum electis’ See Schulte II 217.

[e8v] [Colophon.]

[e9r] Clemens V, Pont. Max.: Constitutiones V 11,1; without gloss. Decretalium Collectiones, ed. Richter and Friedberg, 1193-1200.

[e11r] Johannes XXII, Pont. Max.: ‘Constitucio execrabilis'. Dated 19 Nov. 1317. See Schulte II 52-3, 59. Decretales extravagantes communes III 2,4; see Decretalium Collectiones, ed. Richter and Friedberg, 1207-9 and 1259.


Imprint: [Mainz]: Johann Fust and Peter Schoeffer, 25 June 1460. Folio.


Collation: [a–d10 e10+1].


ISTC: ic00708000

GW: GW 7077 (+ var.);

Hain: HC 5410;

Goff: Goff C‑710;

BMC: BMC I 20;

Proctor: Pr 67;

Others: BSB‑Ink C‑427; de Ricci, Mayence, 66; Sheppard 29.

LCN: 14842160


Copy number: C-359(1)

Printed on parchment. Leaf [a1r] set as in GW Anm. 2; leaf [e8v] set as in GW Anm. 3. The commentary on [a5r] is set up slightly differently from the BL copy; it is also different on [c1r-v], beginning at line 52 of col. 2, with the two last lines of the recto of the BL copy being found on the verso of the Bodleian copy.

Wanting the last leaf containing the Constitutio ‘Execrabilis'.

Binding: Eighteenth-century French red morocco; gilt fillets form a frame with foliate and acorn stamps in the corners; the spine gold-tooled; marbled pastedowns; endpaper watermarked ‘J. Honig & Zoon'.

Size: 477 × 345 × 25 mm.

Size of leaf: 470 × 333 mm.

On [a1r] a nine-line initial is supplied in red with foliate scrolling in pink on a gold ground within a blue and light blue frame; floral and foliate extensions in green, red, blue, lilac, and gold. Other initials and paragraph marks are supplied in red or blue; red capital strokes and underlining.

Provenance: Mainz, Jakobsberg, Benedictines; on [a3v] an early inscription: ‘Codex monasterii sancti Jacobi in monte specioso iuxta Magunt[iam]'; probably the copy listed in Wolfgang Trefler's catalogue of the library of 1512; see Fritz Schillmann, Wolfgang Trefler und die Bibliothek des Jakobsklosters zu Mainz. Ein Beitrag zur Literatur- und Bibliotheksgeschichte des ausgehenden Mittelalters, Centralblatt für Bibliothekswesen, Beiheft 43 (Leipzig, 1913), 81-2, no. 65. Gayot de Bélumbre (†1767); see Guillaume de Bure, Catalogue des livres de la bibliothèque de feu m. G*** (Paris, 1771), no. 265. Justin comte MacCarthy Reagh (1744-1811); sale (1815), lot 1120. Purchased from Payne and Foss for £45. 0. 0; see Library Bills (1837-8), 200-1, and Books Purchased (1838), 7.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 4Q 1.4.

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