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Bod-Inc: J-144

Johannes Chrysostomus

Sermones de patientia in Job (ed. Lilius Tifernas).


Analysis of Content

[a2r] Lilius Tifernas: [Prologue addressed to] Nicolaus V, Pont. Max. Incipit: ‘[C]onsueuerunt pater beatissime qui sub ceteris predecessoribus tuis fideles militauerunt . . .’

[a3r] Johannes Chrysostomus [pseudo-]: Sermones de patientia in Job. Edited and translated by Lilius Tifernas. Incipit: ‘[A]nnuus ad nos hodierna die certator orbis aduenit. Venit ad nos perigrinus . . .’ Explicit: hos imytemur omnes quo pares . . .Amen. ed. Gelenius, I (1547), 657-95; see Stegmüller, Repertorium biblicum, 4332 and 4333; CPG 4564.


Imprint: [Cologne: Ulrich Zell, c.1467]. 4°.


Collation: [a–f8].


ISTC: ij00304000

Hain: HC 5024;

Goff: Goff J‑304;

BMC: BMC I 181;

Proctor: Pr 808;

Others: BSB‑Ink I‑360; CIBN J‑194; Oates 293; Sheppard 610; Voulliéme, Köln, 653.

LCN: 14488090


Copy number: J-144(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century gold-tooled red crushed morocco, with marbled pastedowns, gilt-edged leaves, and azure silk book-mark.

Size: 219 × 148 × 12 mm.

Size of leaf: 212 × 141 mm.

Marginal and interlinear notes, mainly correcting the text, a few ‘nota' marks, and pointing hands in an early hand.

On [a2r] a four-line initial is supplied in red on a red pen-flourished ground with extensions into the margin. Other initials, paragraph marks, chapter headings, underlining of chapter headings, line fillers, and capital strokes are supplied in red.

Provenance: Antoine Augustin Renouard (1765-1853); sale (1830), lot 356; purchased at the Renouard sale for £2. 3. 0; see Library Bills (1829-32), nos 190-1, and Books Purchased (1830), 2.

Former Bodleian shelfmark: Auct. P 5.12.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 7Q 4.11.

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