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Bod-Inc: G-299

Guilelmus Alvernus

De sacramentis, et al.


Analysis of Content

[*1r] [Title-page.]

[*2r] ‘Repertorium summarium que hoc libro tractantur.’ Incipit: ‘Virtutes sacramentorum . . .’

A1r Guilelmus Alvernus, Episcopus Parisiensis: De sacramentis. Incipit: ‘[C]um inter sapienciales spiritalesque sciencias . . .’ Opera omnia, I 407-555.

Q1r Guilelmus Alvernus, Episcopus Parisiensis: Cur deus homo. Incipit: ‘[P]onam ad hoc quattuor radices . . .’ Opera omnia, I 555-70.

R5v Guilelmus Alvernus, Episcopus Parisiensis: De poenitentia. Incipit: ‘[S]ecunda tabula post naufragium . . .’ Opera omnia, I 570-92.

U3v ‘Registrum.’ [Alphabetical table of contents.]


Imprint: [Nuremberg: George Stuchs, not after 1497]. Folio.


Collation: [*4] A–D8 E–M6 N–P8 Q–T6 U4.


ISTC: ig00716500

GW: GW 11869;

Hain: HC *8316;

Goff: Goff G‑723;

BMC: BMC II 470;

Proctor: Pr 2276;

Others: BSB‑Ink G‑472; Sack, Freiburg, 1727; Sheppard 1649-50.

LCN: 14460559


Copy number: G-299(1)

Bound with G‑296(1); see there for details of binding and provenance.

Size of leaf: 282 × 183 mm.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q 4.2(2).

Copy number: G-299(2)

Bound with:
1. Guilelmus Alvernus; Episcopus Parisiensis, De universo. [Nuremberg: Georg Stuchs, not after 1497] (G‑300(2)).

Binding: Sixteenth-century gold-tooled leather over pasteboards, stamped with the arms of Ferdinand Martins Mascarenhas, Bishop of Faro, on which is superimposed the armorial stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers. Formerly chained: staple-marks of a hasp at the head of the upper cover. ‘27' across the upper part of the fore-edge.

Size: 275 × 180 × 50 mm.

Size of leaf: 262 × 170 mm.

Fragments of seventeenth-century list of books with Bodleian shelfmarks pasted on the front and rear pastedowns.

Provenance: Ferdinand Mascarenhas, Bishop of Faro (†1628). Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex (1566-1601). Presented to the Bodleian in 1600 by Robert Devereux, see James, ‘Catalogus' (1602), fol. 106r; James, Catalogue (1605), 119; Jensen, ‘Benefactors' Register', no. 7.

Former Bodleian shelfmarks: P 6. 5 Th.; MM 27 Th.; Auct. 1Q 4.3.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q 4.4(2).

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