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Analysis of Content

[*2r] P[riolis], C[hristoforus] de: [Letter to] Jacobus Grasolarius. Incipit: ‘Vellem equidem, Jacobe carissime . . .’

[*4r] ‘Tabula super epistolas Diui Caecilii Cypriani'.

[*6v] Hieronymus: [De viris illustribus. LXVII.] ‘In libro illustrium uirorum'. PL XXIII 677. Hieronymus, Liber de viris inlustribus. Gennadius, Liber de viris inlustribus, ed. Ernest Cushing Richardson, Texte und Untersuchungen zur Geschichte der altchristlichen Literatur, 14, Heft 1 (Leipzig, 1896), 38.

[*6v] Lactantius, Lucius Coelius Firmianus: [Divinae institutiones. V 1.] ‘Diuinarum institutionum libro quinto'. Lactantius, Opera omnia: 1: Divinae institutiones, ed. Samuel Brandt, CSEL 19 (Prague, Vienna and Leipzig, 1890), 1-672.

a1r Cyprianus: Epistolae. Edited by Christoforus Priolus as stated in his letter to Jacobus Grasolarius. See C‑502.

d1v Cyprianus: [Libellus 1.] ‘Ad Donatum'. See C‑502.

d4v Cyprianus: [Libellus 10.] ‘Contra Demetrianum'. See C‑502.

e4r Cyprianus: [Libellus 11.] ‘De elemosyna ad pietatis et misericordiae opera inuitans'. See C‑502.

f3v Cyprianus: [Libellus 9.] ‘Ad Fortunatum de exhortatione martyrii'. See C‑502.

g4v Cyprianus: [Libellus 13.] ‘De zelo et liuore'. See C‑502.

h1v Cyprianus: [Libellus 12.] ‘De bono patientiae'. See C‑502.

h6r Cyprianus: [Libellus 8.] ‘De mortalitate'. See C‑502.

i4v Cyprianus: [Libellus 4.] ‘De habitu uirgineas caeterasque mulieres ad pudicitiam et mundi contemptum inuitans'. See C‑502.

k3v Cyprianus: Epistolae. See C‑502.

l4r Cyprianus: [Libellus 5.] ‘Aduersus Nouatianum Scismaticum'. See C‑502.

m4r Cyprianus: [Libellus 6.] ‘De lapsis'. See C‑502.

n5r Cyprianus: [Libellus 7.] ‘De oratione dominica'. See C‑502.

o6r Cyprianus: Epistolae. See C‑502.

s1v Cyprianus [pseudo-: Libellus 2.] ‘Quod idola dii non sint'. See C‑502.

s4r Cyprianus [pseudo-: Spurium 13.] ‘De singularitate clericorum'. See C‑502.

u6r Cyprianus [pseudo-: Spurium 7.] ‘Aduersus Iudeos de montibus Syna et Syon'. See C‑502.

x3v Cyprianus: Epistolae. See C‑502.

and2r Cyprianus: [Libellus 3, testim. 1-2.] ‘Ad Quirinum'. See C‑502.

B4r Cyprianus [pseudo-]: ‘Reuelatio capitis beati Joannis baptistae'. See C‑502.


Imprint: Venice: Lucas Dominici F., Venetus, 4 Dec. 1483. Folio.


Collation: [*6] a8 b–z [et] A6 B8. Gathering [*] is numbered but not signed.


ISTC: ic01013000

GW: GW 7885;

Hain: H *5898;

Goff: Goff C‑1013;

BMC: BMC V 281;

Proctor: Pr 4497;

Others: BSB‑Ink C‑727; Hillard 701; Rhodes 648; Sheppard 3654.

LCN: 14818027


Copy number: C-504(1)

Wanting leaves [*1-3].

Binding: Eighteenth-century Italian pasteboards backed with gold-tooled red morocco; the gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers.

Size: 290 × 210 × 35 mm.

Size of leaf: 283 × 199 mm.

Provenance: Giacomo Lucchesini (1753-1820); on front pastedown erased inscription: ‘Di Giacomo Lucchesini'. Purchased in Florence via D. A. Talboys, Oxford, for £0. 10. 0; see Books Purchased (1832), 6, and Library Bills (1829-32), no. 446.

Former Bodleian shelfmark: Auct. P 4.15.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 7Q 2.18.

Copy number: C-504(2)

Wanting the blank leaf [*1].

Binding: Quarter pigskin over marbled pasteboards.

Size: 297 × 216 × 35 mm.

Size of leaf: 291 × 213 mm.

Copious early marginal notes in humanist hands, extracting key words and phrases, providing biblical references, and correcting the text.

Provenance: John Wordsworth (1843-1911), Bishop of Salisbury; on front endleaf inscription: ‘John Sarum - bought of Kubasta and Voigt, near the Elizabeth Bridge at Vienna, for 5 gulden, Oct. 25 1887'. Presented by John Wordsworth to Edward White Benson (1829-1896), Archbishop of Canterbury; note on front pastedown and book-plate. Robert Hugh Benson (1871-1914). Ware, Hertfordshire, St Edmund's College. Purchased in 1965 from St Edmund's, Ware.

SHELFMARK: Inc. d. I4.1483.2.

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