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Bod-Inc: G-235

Gregorius IX, Pont. Max

Decretales, cum glossa.


Analysis of Content

[a2r] Gregorius IX, Pont. Max.: Decretales. [Introduction.] ‘Incipit noua compilacio Decretalium Gregorii ix. [G]regorius episcopus seruus seruorum dei . . . [R]ex pacificus pia miseratione disposuit . . .’ See G‑231.

[a2r] Bernardus Parmensis: [Glossa ordinaria.] ‘[I]n huius libri principio quinque sunt precipue prenotanda . . .’

[a2v] Gregorius IX, Pont. Max.: [Liber I.] ‘De summa trinitate et fide catholica. [I]nnocentius iii in concilio generali. [F]irmiter credimus et simpliciter confitemur . . .’ See G‑231.

[l1r] Gregorius IX, Pont. Max.: [Liber II.] ‘Liber secundus de iudiciis. Rubrica. [E]x concilio affricano. [D]e Quouultdeo Centuriensi episcopo . . .’ See G‑231.

[t1r] Gregorius IX, Pont. Max.: [Liber III.] ‘De uita et honestate clericorum. [E]x concilio Maguntino. [U]t laici secus altare . . .’ See G‑231.

[C2r] Gregorius IX, Pont. Max.: [Liber IV.] ‘Incipit iiii. De sponsalibus et matrimoniis. [E]x concilio Triburiensi. [D]e Francia quidam nobilem . . .’ See G‑231.

[F1r] Gregorius IX, Pont. Max.: [Liber V.] ‘De accusationibus inquisitionibus et denunciationibus. [F]elix papa. [S]i legitimus non fuerit accusator . . .’ See G‑231.

[L12r] [Verse.] Incipit: ‘Haud ego nec scriptas Decretales neque pressas'; 4 elegiac distichs.

[L12r] [Colophon.]


Imprint: Basel: Michael Wenssler, 19 August 1478. Folio.


Collation: [a–c10 d e6 f–h10 i k6 l m10 n8 o10 p12 q–s8 t–x10 y6 z6+1 A–C10 D8 E6 F G10 H8 I K10 L12].


ISTC: ig00450000

GW: GW 11456;

Hain: HC 8004;

Goff: Goff G‑450;


Proctor: Pr 7486;

Others: BSB‑Ink G‑335; Oates 2742; Sack, Freiburg 1640; Sheppard 2336.

LCN: 14553964


Copy number: G-235(1)

Wanting the blank leaf [a1].

Binding: Nineteenth-century half calf over pasteboards covered with green cloth; probably rebound for Sotheby's.

Size: 488 × 342 × 75 mm.

Size of leaf: 477 × 329 mm.

Marginal annotations, extracting key words, and pointing hands in an early hand. Running chapter headings and foliation in the upper margin.

On [a2r] three- and four-line initials are supplied in gold on a blue ground, with blue floral extensions along the margins; on the same leaf, a nine-line initial is supplied in red and blue. Other initials and paragraph marks are supplied in red or blue; some capital strokes in red.

Provenance: Schwäbisch-Gmünd, Bavaria, Dominicans, S. Maria Magdalena; on [a2r]: ‘Conv. Gam. S. O. Fratrum Praedicatorum'. Georg Franz Burkhard Kloß (1787-1854); book-label; sale (1835), lot 2384. Purchased for £0. 16. 0; see Books Purchased (1835), 13.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 3Q 1.4.

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