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Bod-Inc: J-259


Infortiatum [with the Glossa ordinaria of Accursius and the Summaria of Hieronymus Clarius].


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.] ‘Infortiatum de Tortis'.

a2r Infortiatum (books xxiv.3–xxxviii). See J‑254.

a2r Accursius: Glossa ordinaria. Incipit: ‘[S]oluto matrimonio . . . Dixit s. de iure . . . Apprehenderit . . .’ Explicit: illud in princi. ac.

a2r Summaria. Incipit: ‘  “[S]oluto.” Dos soluto matrimonio debet restitui et ab initio ipsi mulieri promitti debet uel alii si marito non nocet. h. d. usque ad vers. “quod si in patris” Et diuiditur in duas partes . . .’ The Summaria, based on Hieronymus Clarius, precede the gloss section by section.

H5v ‘Rubrice omnes per alphabetum posite et ad loca sua per ordinem remisse.’


Imprint: Venice: Baptista de Tortis, [probably after] 16 Feb. 1497/8. Folio.

Remarks: The colophon reads ‘16 Feb. 1497'.


Collation: a–z [et] [con] [rum] A–G8 H6.


ISTC: ij00562000

GW: GW 7695;

Hain: H *9576;

Goff: Goff J‑562;

Others: BSB‑Ink C‑625; Oates 1847; Sheppard 3860.

LCN: 14545695


Copy number: J-259(1)

The upper portion of a1 cut away.

Binding: Nineteenth-century half calf over pasteboards covered with green cloth; probably rebound for Sotheby's. ‘ff. inson. 41' across the head of the fore-edge and along the lower edge.

Size: 436 × 283 × 50 mm.

Size of leaf: 427 × 275 mm.

A few marginal notes, mainly extracting key words, and some underlining in purple ink in a humanist hand. Other marginal notes, mainly extracting key words, in a sixteenth-century hand. On a5 r ‘ . . . Megeldorf', a reference to a lawyer? On [rum]3r an inscription probably in the same hand: ‘Tandem deo opt. maximo propitio natus est mihi filius Georgius 19 Aprilis 1532 quam chariss[imum] habeo et pluris estimo quam decem milia ducatorum'. On h6r: ‘Johannes Tuck [ ] juris'. On g6v and G5v references to Thomas Löffelholz, a lawyer(?). Running chapter headings in the upper and lower right-hand corners of the rectos and in the upper and lower left-hand corners of the versos in the predominant sixteenth-century hand.

Provenance: Thomas Löffelholtz; inscription on g6v: ‘Thomam Löffelholtz . . .' Georg Franz Burkhard Kloß (1787-1854); book-label; sale (1835), lot 2235; purchased for £0. 14. 0; see Books Purchased (1835), 16.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 3Q 2.19.

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