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Bod-Inc: G-038

Garlandia, Johannes de



Analysis of Content

a1r Garlandia, Johannes De(?): ‘Prologus.’ Incipit: ‘  “Nam e[t] loquela tua manifestum te facis” [Mt 26.73] [H]ec propositio scribitur in passione domini nostri . . .’

a2r Garlandia, Johannes De(?): Cornutus. ‘Antiqua Distigia.’ Edwin Habel, Der deutschen Cornutus, I: Der Cornutus des Johannes de Garlandia, ein Schulbuch des 13. Jahrhunderts (Berlin, 1908), 23-8; Tony Hunt, Teaching and Learning Latin in Thirteenth-century England (Cambridge, 1991), I 326, 328-48, but with 3 elegiac distichs. See Bursill-Hall, ‘Johannes de Garlandia', 163, no. 10; Walther, Initia, 2311; VL IV 612-23, at 618-19; Henkel, Schultexte, 267-8. The authorship has been doubted by Hunt I 323.

a2r Drolshagen, Johannes: [Commentary on Cornutus.] Incipit: ‘Iste liber cuius subiectum est commendatio virtutum . . .’

c4v Drolshagen, Johannes: [Commentary on Cornutus novus.] Incipit: ‘  “[F]undamenti enim tenacitatem oportet in hiis constituere.” Hanc proposicionem ponit Boetius doctor egregius in primo de disciplina scholarium . . .’ Not listed in Bursill-Hall.

c5r Otto de Lunenborch: Cornutus novus. Edwin Habel, Der deutsch Cornutus II: Der Novus Cornutus des Otto von Lüneburg (Berlin, 1909); see Walther, Initia, 14103; VL VII 225-8, at 226; Henkel, Schultexte, 280.


Imprint: [Zwolle: Peter van Os, after 25 Aug. 1481]. 4°.


Collation: a–d8 e10.

Types: Types: 90 G, 70/1 B.

Leaves: 42 leaves, not 40 as Campbell.

Line number: 38 lines (a4r).

Type area: Type area: 134 × 82 mm.


ISTC: ig00081900

Hain: HC 7469;

Proctor: Pr 9129;

Others: Campbell 1030; HPT II 449; ILC 1046; Sheppard 7005.

LCN: 14830426


Copy number: G-038(1)

Leaf d8r is blank in error.

Binding: Eighteenth-century parchment.

Size: 201 × 140 × 18 mm.

Size of leaf: 197 × 135 mm.

Early marginal annotations in red on the first five leaves; marginal and interlinear corrections of the text in black ink; underlining in the text in black or red ink.

Initials, paragraph marks, capital strokes and underlining are supplied in red.

Provenance: [ ] Rottmann (eighteenth century?); name on a1r. Purchased by Heber for £0. 10. 0, according to the price annotated in red ink in Heber's sale catalogue. Richard Heber (1773-1833); stamp; see Catalogue, 1 (1834), lot 2857, sold for £0. 4. 0. Purchased for £0. 10. 6; see Books Purchased (1841), 16.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 2Q 6.62.

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