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Bod-Inc: G-040

Garlandia, Johannes de

Nomina et verba defectiva.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a2r [Introduction.] Incipit: ‘Circa inicium terminorum defectiuorum est primo notandum dimissis omnibus . . .’ See Bursill-Hall 167, no. 12d.

a2r Garlandia, Johannes de: Nomina et verba defectiva. Incipit: ‘[C]um defectiue generant ambiguas voces.’ See VL IV 612-23, at 617; Bursill-Hall, ‘Johannes de Garlandia', 167, no. 12, entitled ‘Liber de terminis defectivis', and Walther, Initia, 3582. Sack ascribes to Pseudo-Johannes de Garlandia.

a2r [Commentary on Nomina et verba defectiva.] Incipit: ‘Iste liber cuius subiectum est declaracio terminorum defectiuorum . . .’


Imprint: [Mainz: Peter von Friedberg, c.1493]. 4°.


Collation: a–c6 d4.

Types: Types: 141, 81.

Leaves: 22 leaves.

Line number: 32 lines, plus headline (a2v).

Type area: Type area: 134 (142) ×95 mm (a2v).


ISTC: ig00083000

Hain: H *7491;

Goff: Goff G‑83;

Proctor: Pr 168;

Others: BSB‑Ink I‑416; Sack, Freiburg, 2075; Sheppard 109.

LCN: 14829090


Copy number: G-040(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century half calf; bound for the Bodleian Library. Index tab on a1.

Size: 206 × 147 × 7 mm.

Size of leaf: 198 × 132 mm.

On the title-leaf, a fifteenth-century inscription: ‘Seneca: Si ad naturam vixeris numquam eris pauper'. A few early marginal notes, one in German.

Provenance: Frater [ ]ranis Winkel (sixteenth century?); inscription on d4v: ‘Frater [ ]ranis Winkel ist das püchel'. Duplicate from the Royal Library, Munich; ‘Dpl' and no. 41 in pencil on a1r, pencil no. ‘1556' on d4v. Acquired after 1841; given its shelfmark, presumably with money from the Mason bequest.

SHELFMARK: Mason FF 444.

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