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Bod-Inc: G-325

Guilelmus Parisiensis

Postilla super epistolas et evangelia.


Analysis of Content

[*1r] [Title-page.]

[*1v] ‘Tabula epistolarum et euangeliorum per totum annum.’

[*4r] Guilelmus Parisiensis [pseudo-; Herolt, Johannes: Introductory preface.] Incipit: ‘[V]itam bonam et exitum beatum. Ego frater Guillermus sacre theologie professor . . .’

[*4r] [List of doctors of the Church, with abbreviations of their names.] Incipit: ‘Sunt autem hec doctorum nomina. Sancti Augustini, Sancti Gregorii . . .’

[*4v] ‘Ad quos sanctus Paulus scripsit epistolas.’ Incipit: ‘Romani sunt qui in partibus Italie . . .’

a1r Guilelmus Parisiensis [pseudo-; Herolt, Johannes]: Postilla super epistolas. Incipit: ‘  “[F]ratres, scientes quia hora est iam nos de somno surgere”. Verba preposita orginaliter ad Rhomanos xiii capitulo sunt scripta . . .’ See G‑318.

a1r [Epistolae.] Incipit: ‘[F]ratres, scientes quia hora est iam nos de somno surgere . . .’

n4v Guilelmus Parisiensis [pseudo-; Herolt, Johannes]: Postilla super evangelia. Incipit: ‘  “[C]um appropinquassent Hierosolymis” Matthei vndecimo, Luce decimonono, Joannis duodecimo [Mt 21,1; Mc 11,1; Lc 19,29; cf. Io 12,12]. Historia huius euangelii facta est . . .’ See G‑318.

n5r [Evangelia.] Incipit: ‘[I]n illo tempore; cum appropinquaret Jesus Hierosolimis . . .’


Imprint: Deventer: Jacobus de Breda, 1498. 4°.

Remarks: The date of the ‘Mora' is 1415, perhaps in error for 1495, indicating that this edition was dependent on an edition printed in 1495; cf. G‑318.


Collation: [*4] a–z A–E8.4 F6 G8.


ISTC: ig00704000

GW: GW 11978;

Hain: C 2872;

Goff: Goff G‑704;


Proctor: Pr 9098;

Others: Campbell 904; Goff, ‘Postilla', 98; HPT II 414; ILC 1144; Oates 3577; Sheppard 6989.

LCN: 14459551


Copy number: G-325(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century quarter calf; marbled paper board and pastedowns.

Size: 195 × 140 × 27 mm.

Size of leaf: 187 × 126 mm.

Extensive marginal notes, mostly washed out.

On h3r a four-line initial ‘F' and, on n5r a four-line initial ‘I', are both supplied in blue, with red pen-work infill, decoration, and extensions into the margin; other two- to four-line initials and paragraph marks supplied in red; capital strokes and underlining in red.

Provenance: François-Joseph Vergauwen (1801-1881); perhaps purchased at Ghent, 1830, see note ‘Gand 1840'; sale, I (1884), lot 80. Date of acquisition unknown; the shelfmark may indicate a date c.1886.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 7Q 6.65.

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