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Bod-Inc: L-107

Lignano, Johannes de

De bello, de represalis et de duello (ed. Paulus de Lignano).


Analysis of Content

a2r Johannes de Lignano: ‘Prohemium' [addressed to] Aegidius Albornoz. T. H. Holland, Tractatus de bello, de represaliis et de duello by Giovanni da Legnano (Washington, DC, 1917), 71-3.

a2r Paulus de Lignano: ‘Additio' [to the prohemium]. Incipit: ‘Tu pondera cum proauus meus . . .’ The additions of Paulus de Lignano, which appear at the end of each section, are not present in Holland's edition, based on a manuscript exemplar.

a2v Johannes de Lignano: De bello, de represalis et de duello. Edited by Paulus de Lignano. ‘Prima pars principalis. Capitulum primum. Quid sit bellum et qualiter describatur.’ ed. Holland 78-194; see also Coing, Privatrechtsgeschichte, 275.

f4r ‘Tabula.’ ed. Holland 195-205.


Imprint: Pavia: Christophorus de Canibus, 31 May 1487. Folio.


Collation: a8 b–d6 e4 f6.

Types: Types: 130 G, 88 G.

Leaves: 36 leaves, the first blank.

Line number: 2 columns of 60 lines (a2r).

Type area: Type area: 262 ×169 mm (a2r).

Remarks: Capital spaces, a few with guide-letters.


ISTC: il00216000

Hain: HC *10094;

Goff: Goff L‑216;

Others: BSB‑Ink I‑487; Sheppard 5854.

LCN: 14421660


Copy number: L-107(1)

Bound with C‑467(2); see there for details of binding and provenance.

Size of leaf: 407 × 275 mm.

SHELFMARK: Inc. b. I1(3).

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