De summo bono.
Analysis of Content
a2r Isidorus Hispalensis: De summo bono. [Also known as Sententiae.] See I‑031.
Imprint: Paris: Étienne Jehannot, for Jean Petit, 27 Aug. ‘1495' . 8°.
Remarks: BMC VIII p. xxxix n. 2: The year date was almost certainly ‘carelessly reprinted from the edition of 11 August  and should really be 1497'.
Remarks: Polain collates [a] b–m8, although the title-page is clearly signed a.
Hain: HC 9291;
Goff: Goff I‑201;
Proctor: Pr 8338;
Others: Hillard 1102; Polain 2147; Sheppard 6476.
Copy number: I-033(1)
Bound with C‑510(1); see there for details of binding and provenance.
Size of leaf: 140 × 99 mm.
For the faulty imposition of gathering g see Hillard. Sheppard notes that, as type 65 G appears here in a later state (more angular form of d) from that of an edition of Jehannot's of 11 Aug. 1495 only a fortnight earlier (BMC VIII 195), ‘an error in the year-date' of the edition of 27 Aug. ‘is highly probable' (BMC VIII 194, note on type 65G). For Jean Petit's device see Polain, Marques, no. 144 (not 146).
SHELFMARK: Auct. Q sup. 3.2(2).
Go to top of page