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Bod-Inc: G-321

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 hec doctorum nomina. Sancti Augustini, Sancti Gregorii . . .’

a1v ‘Ad istos immediate subscriptos sanctus Paulus scripsit epistolas.’ Incipit: ‘Romani sunt qui in partibus Italie . . .’

a1v 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.

f3v [Evangelia.] Incipit: ‘[I]n illo tempore; cum appropinquasset Ihesus Iherosolimis . . .’

f3v Guilelmus Parisiensis [pseudo-; Herolt, Johannes]: Postilla super evangelia. Incipit: ‘  “[C]um appropinquasset Ihesus Iherosolimis” Mat. xxi, Mar. xi, Lu. xix, Jo. xii [Mt 21,1; Mc 11,1; Lc 19,29; cf. Io 12,12]. Historia huius euangelii facta est . . .’ See G‑318.

q3r [Colophon.]

q3r ‘Tabula indicans que et quomodo epistole insimul cum euangeliis debent legi.’


Imprint: Cologne: [Ulrich Zell], 16 July 1482. Folio.


Collation: a–p8 q6.

Remarks: The date of the ‘Mora' is 1280, probably in error for 1480, indicating that this edition was dependent on an edition printed in 1480; cf. G‑318.


ISTC: ig00675000

GW: GW 11949;

Hain: HC 8259;

Goff: Goff G‑675;

BMC: BMC I 196;

Proctor: Pr 903;

Others: Goff, ‘Postilla', 51; Sheppard 702; Voulliéme, Köln, 535.

LCN: 14459530


Copy number: G-321(1)

Bound with D‑047; see there for details of binding and provenance.

Size of leaf: 267 × 182 mm.

Wanting the blank leaf q6.

On a1r in a fifteenth/sixteenth-century English hand a tabular analysis of the four senses. Some other marginal annotations, including corrections to the text and numbers as ‘nota' marks.

Two- and three-line initials are supplied in black ink.

SHELFMARK: Auct. N 4.17(2).

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