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Bod-Inc: J-172

Johannes Nivicellensis

Concordantiae Bibliae et Canonum.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a2r Johannes Nivicellensis [pseudo-; Johannes Johannis, Abbas Juncellensis]: Concordantiae Bibliae et Canonum. ‘Concordantie autoritatum sacre scripture iuxta ordinem librorum biblie in quibus locis iuris canonici reperiantur'. Incipit: ‘[I]n principio creauit deus celnm(!) et terram, et sequitur . . .’

m1r Johannes Nivicellensis [pseudo-; Johannes Johannis, Abbas Juncellensis]: Modus legendi abbreviaturas in utroque iure. ‘Tituli decretalium totiusque iurisciuilis secundum ordinem alphabeti diligenter collecti cum annotatione librorum in quibus continentur.’ Incipit: ‘[A]utoritate et vsu palii. liber .i. titulo .8 . . .’ See Robert Feenstra, ‘La genèse du “Modus legendi abbreviaturas in utroque iure": Éditions incunables et manuscrits', Studia gratiana, 28 (1998), 221-48, listing all the components of the tradition at 222-3; for this edition, which differs from the traditions represented by the separately published texts, see 227-8.


Imprint: Basel: Nicolaus Kesler, 22 June 1487; 12 July 1487. Folio.


Collation: a8 b–i6 k–l8 m–o6 p8.

Remarks: Leaf a2 signed a1, etc.


ISTC: ij00380000

Hain: HC *9416; H 15600? (Modus legendi only);

Goff: Goff J‑380;


Proctor: Pr 7662 and 7663;

Others: BSB‑Ink I‑604; Sack, Freiburg, 2105; Sheppard 2474.

LCN: 14485661


Copy number: J-172(1)

Gatherings m–p only, containing Tituli decretalium.

Bound with G‑165; see there for details of binding and provenance.

Size of leaf: 291 × 202 mm.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 4Q 4.20(2).

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