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Bod-Inc: H-131

Holcot, Robertus

Super sapientiam Salomonis.


Analysis of Content

[*2r] [Table of contents.]

A2r Holcot, Robertus: [Prologue.] Incipit: ‘Opus preclarissimum eximii domini magistri Roperti Holkot sacre theologie moralissimi atque doctissimi professoris . . .’

A2r Holcot, Robertus: Super sapientiam Salomonis. Incipit: ‘  “[D]ominus petra mea et robur meum”. ii. Re. xxii. [II Sm 22,2.] Artes et scientie humanis studijs adinuente per occasionem quadruplicem . . .’ See H‑130.

t6r Holcot, Robertus: [Sermo de studio sacrae scripturae.] Incipit: ‘  “[O]s iusti meditabitur sapientiam”. Ps. 36. [Ps 36,30.] Omnis sapientia siue humanitus adinuenta siue diuinitus . . .’


Imprint: Speier: Peter Drach, 26 Feb. 1483. Folio.


Collation: [*10 **8] A10 B–Z a–c8 d6 e–q8 r s6 t8.


ISTC: ih00289000

Hain: HC *8757;

Goff: Goff H‑289;

BMC: BMC II 493;

Proctor: Pr 2352;

Others: BSB‑Ink H‑312; CIBN H‑167; Kaeppeli no. 3497; Oates 1113; Sack, Freiburg 1852; Sheppard 1705.

LCN: 14508779


Copy number: H-131(1)

Wanting the blank leaf t8.

Binding: Nineteenth-century blind-tooled calf; bound for the Bodleian Library; leaf t7 and the lower cover are detached.

Size: 295 × 206 × 60 mm.

Size of leaf: 287 × 199 mm.

A few marginal annotations, extracting key words, in two early hands.

On A2r a six-line initial is supplied in blue, within a red pen-work frame with extensions into the margin. Other initials, paragraph marks, and underlining of chapter headings are supplied in red. Capitals strokes in red.

Provenance: Augsburg, Bavaria, Discalced Carmelites, S. Anna; inscription on front endleaf: ‘Iste liber emptus est a conuentu Augustense ordinis fratrum carmelitarum. Anno 1483.' Augsburg, Bavaria, Staats- und Stadtbibliothek; painted, woodcut, heraldic book-plate, 154 × 121 mm: per pale, gules and argent(?), a pine-cone vert and or, resting on a sculptured capital containing a human head supporting a tower; see Warnecke 69-71 and Albert Haemmerle, Die Buchzeichen der freien Reichsstadt Augsburg (N. pl., n. d.), nos i–viii. Purchased for £0. 12. 0; see Books Purchased (1848), 21.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 6Q 3.34.

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