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Bod-Inc: H-105


De viris illustribus, et al.


Analysis of Content

a2r Hieronymus: ‘Prefatio.’ PL XXIII 601-3.

a2v ‘Capitula.’

a6r Hieronymus: De viris illustribus. PL XXIII 607-720; see CPL 616.

e5r ‘Capitula libri Gennadii . . . de scriptoribus ecclesiasticis.’

e7r Gennadius: De viris illustribus. PL LVIII 1060-1120; see CPL 957; with a different ending; explicit: ‘ . . . Gelasium vrbis Rome episcopum'.

h4r ‘Capitula libri Ysidori Hyspalensis episcopi.’

h5r Isidorus: [De viris illustribus chs. 5-46.] PL LXXXIII 1086-1106; see CPL 1206.

i4v [Table of contents.]

i5r ‘Ista a modernis addita sunt.’ Incipit: ‘[I]sydorus Hyspalensis episcopus vir sanctus et in scripturis . . .’

i7v ‘Decretale in vrbe Roma ab Oriniso a Papa editum de scripturis diuinis . . .’ Das Decretum Gelasianum de libris recipiendis et non recipiendis, ed. Ernst von Dobschütz, Texte und Untersuchungen zur Geschichte der altchristlichen Literatur, 38/4 (Leipzig, 1912), 5-13, 24-60; PL LXII 537-40; see CPL 1676.

k5v ‘Capitulum primum.’ Incipit: ‘[P]rimum locum in diuina pagina tenent ille scripture que canonice . . .’ Explicit: post eos locum merentur


Imprint: [Cologne: Bartholomaeus de Unkel, c.1480]. 4°.

Remarks: As dated by BSB‑Ink; Sheppard dates [c.1481-4].


Collation: a–k8.


ISTC: ih00193000

Hain: HC *8582;

Goff: Goff H‑193;

Proctor: Pr 1149;

Others: BSB‑Ink H‑240; Oates 639; Sheppard 875; Voulliéme, Köln, 576.

LCN: 14497163


Copy number: H-105(1)

Wanting the blank leaf a1.

On k7v, ls 11-12, the variant ‘ . . . merētur. | Expliciūt libri de . . .'; see Voulliéme, Köln.

Binding: Nineteenth-century half calf; marbled paper boards; bound for Kloß. Two leather index tabs and the scar of a third.

Size: 213 × 150 × 20 mm.

Size of leaf: 209 × 141 mm.

Occasional early marginal annotations and ‘nota' marks.

Two- to six-line initials and paragraph marks are supplied in red; capital strokes and underlining in red.

Provenance: Georg Franz Burkhard Kloß (1787-1854); book-label; sale (1835), lot 1920. Purchased for £0. 7. 0; see Books Purchased (1835), 14.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 7Q 4.35.

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