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Bod-Inc: G-237

Gregorius IX, Pont. Max

Decretales, cum glossa (ed. Franciscus Moneliensis).


Analysis of Content

a1v Franciscus Moneliensis: [Letter addressed to] Hieronymus Riarius. ‘Francisci Genuensis de Monelia emendatio Decretalium . . .’ Incipit: ‘Legimus parum esse iura condere . . .’

a1v Franciscus Moneliensis: [Verse.] Incipit: ‘Dum cuperem placuisse tibi comes alme Reari'; 3 elegiac distichs.

a2r Gregorius IX, Pont. Max.: Decretales. Edited by Franciscus Moneliensis. [Introduction.] ‘In nomine sancte trinitatis amen. Compilatio Decretalium Gregorii ix. [G]regorius episcopus seruus seruorum dei . . . [R]ex pacificus pia miseratione disposuit . . .’ See G‑231.

a2r Bernardus Parmensis: [Glossa ordinaria.] ‘[G]regorius. In huius libri principio quinque precipue sunt prenotanda . . .’

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

l2r Gregorius IX, Pont. Max.: [Liber II.] ‘Liber secundus. De iudiciis. [E]x concilio aphricano. [D]e Quouultdeo Centuriensi episcopo . . .’ See G‑231.

t9v Gregorius IX, Pont. Max.: [Liber III.] ‘Liber tertius. De uita et honestate clericorum. [E]x concilio Maguntino. [U]t laici secus altare . . .’ See G‑231.

A7v Gregorius IX, Pont. Max.: [Liber IV.] ‘Liber quartus. De sponsalibus et matrimoniis. [E]x concilio Triburiensi. [D]e Francia quidam nobilem . . .’ See G‑231.

D7r Gregorius IX, Pont. Max.: [Liber V.] ‘Liber quintus. De accusationibus inquisitionibus et denuntiationibus. [F]elix papa. [S]i legitimus non fuerit accusator . . .’ See G‑231.

L9r [Colophon.]

L9v ‘Registrum Decretalium.’


Imprint: [Venice]: Johannes Herbort, de Seligenstadt, for Johannes de Colonia, Jenson et Socii, 10 Sept. 1481. Folio.


Collation: a10 b–e8 f g10 h–m8 n10 o–s8 t10 u–z [et]8 [con]10 [rum] A–C8 D E10 F–K8 L10.


ISTC: ig00453000

GW: GW 11460;

Hain: HC *8011;

Goff: Goff G‑453;

BMC: BMC V 302;

Proctor: Pr 4682;

Others: BSB‑Ink G‑338; Sheppard 3745.

LCN: 14553941


Copy number: G-237(1)

Wanting the blank leaf L10.

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

Size: 446 × 288 × 63 mm.

Size of leaf: 434 × 270 mm.

Some marginal annotations, extracting key words, and pointing hands in an early hand. Running chapter headings added in the upper margin by the rubricator; on L9r the rubricator's date: ‘Laus deo 1486 in fine ieiunii.’

On l2r, t9v, A7v, and D7r, six- to nine-line initials are supplied in blue and red. Other initials, paragraph marks, and running chapter numbers are supplied in blue or red.

Provenance: Georg Franz Burkhard Kloß (1787-1854); book-label; sale (1835), lot 2385. Purchased for £0. 19. 0; see Books Purchased (1835), 13.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 3Q 2.3.

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