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Bod-Inc: G-319

Guilelmus Parisiensis

Postilla super epistolas et evangelia.


Analysis of Content

[a1v] Guilelmus Parisiensis [pseudo-; Herolt, Johannes: Introductory preface.] Incipit: ‘[V]itam bonam et exitum beatum. Ego frater Gwillermus sacre theologie professor . . .’

[a1v] [List of doctors of the Church, with abbreviations of their names.] Incipit: ‘Sunt enim hec doctorum nomina. Sancti Augustini, Sancti Gregorii . . .’

[a2r] Guilelmus Parisiensis [pseudo-; Herolt, Johannes]: Postilla super epistolas. Incipit: ‘  “[F]ratres, scientes quia hora est iam nos de somno surgere”. Verba proposita orginaliter ad Romanos xiii capitulo sunt scripta . . .’ See G‑318.

[k7r] ‘Expositio titulorum ad quos sanctus Paulus scripsit epistolas.’ Incipit: ‘Romani sunt qui in partibus Italie . . .’

[k7v] [Evangelia.] Incipit: ‘[I]n illo tempore; cum approquiquasset(!) Ihesus Ierosolimis . . .’

[k7v] Guilelmus Parisiensis [pseudo-; Herolt, Johannes]: Postilla super evangelia. Incipit: ‘  “[C]um appropinquasset Ihesus Ierosolimis” Mat. xxi, Marc. xi, Lu. xix, Joh. xii [Mt 21,1; Mc 11,1; Lc 19,29; cf. Io 12,12]. Hystoria huius euangelii facta est . . .’ See G‑318.

[E9v] ‘Modus legendi nomina doctorum abreuiata.’ Incipit: ‘Ly. i. Nicolaus de Lyra doctor . . .’


Imprint: [Augsburg: Günther Zainer, not before 1473]. Folio.

Remarks: As dated by GW, using the ‘Mora'; cf. G‑318.


Collation: [a–n10 o8 p–z A–E10].


ISTC: ig00643000

GW: GW 11931;

Hain: H *8233;

Goff: Goff G‑643;

BMC: BMC II 320;

Proctor: Pr 1540;

Others: BSB‑Ink H‑129; Goff, ‘Postilla', 2; Sack, Freiburg, 1728; Sheppard 1147.

LCN: 14456990


Copy number: G-319(1)

Leaf [n10] is bound in reverse after [p1].

Binding: Nineteenth-century blind-tooled calf; bound for the Bodleian Library in 1855 at a cost of £0. 13. 0; see Binders' books (1855, Auct. and Rawl.), p. 1, no. 5 (Library Records d. 1203).

Size: 316 × 220 × 55 mm.

Size of leaf: 308 × 200 mm.

Occasional early marginal annotations.

Initials coloured in red, capital strokes and underlining in red on the first four leaves only.

Provenance: Beyharting, Bavaria, Augustinian Canons Regular, S. Johannes Baptista; inscription on [a1r]: ‘Coenobii Beyhartingensis'. Presumably acquired during the early 1850s, and certainly before 1855 (the date when it was rebound for the Library).

SHELFMARK: Auct. 6Q inf. 1.25.

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