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Bod-Inc: P-227

Petrus Lombardus

Sententiarum libri IV.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a2r Petrus Lombardus: ‘Prologus.’ See P‑221.

a2v ‘Rubrice libri primi.’ See P‑221.

a4v Petrus Lombardus: Sententiarum libri IV. See P‑221. Each book is preceded by a table of contents, as listed in Stegmüller, Repertorium commentariorum, 1. The prologue of book 3 begins differently from Stegmüller (`[S]ic enim rationis ordo postulat . . .').

H8v [Colophon.]

I1r ‘Registrum secundum ordinem alphabeti collectionum omnium distinctionum quattuor librorum Sententiarum per omnes pene conclusiones et distinctiones, etc.’


Imprint: Basel: Nicolaus Kesler, 1486. Folio.

Remarks: The colophon reads: ‘Octauo nonas marcij', interpreted by BMC, Polain, IGI, and Sheppard as [2 Mar.], CIBN as [8 Mar.], and Sack as [28 Feb.?].


Collation: a–h8.6 i8 k–p8.6 q r6 s–x8.6 y z6 A–F8.6 G6 H I8 K10.


ISTC: ip00484000

Hain: HC *10190;

Goff: Goff P‑484;


Proctor: Pr 7654;

Others: BSB‑Ink P‑382; CIBN P‑241; IGI 7637; Polain 3117; Sack, Freiburg, 2793; Sheppard 2469.

LCN: 14489189


Copy number: P-227(1)

Wanting the blank leaf K10.

Binding: Eighteenth/nineteenth-century half parchment with marbled paper boards. Remains of index tabs on s2 and A2.

Size: 291 × 220 × 40 mm.

Size of leaf: 285 × 203 mm.

Early marginal and interlinear annotations, including comments on the text, extraction of key words, and biblical references.

On a2r a nine-line German initial ‘C' is supplied in green with acanthus scrolling in yellow, on a red ground decorated in yellow, and within a grey and maroon border; on a4v a nine-line initial ‘V' is supplied in blue with acanthus scrolling in white on a ground of gold and of red decorated in yellow, within a pink and maroon border, and with a foliate extension into the margin in green, yellow, blue, black, and gold, ending with a gold dot; on k3r a nine-line initial ‘C' is supplied in light blue and maroon with acanthus scrolling in white, on a red ground decorated in yellow, and within a green border; on s2r a seven-line initial ‘C' is supplied in maroon and pink with acanthus scrolling in white, on a green ground decorated in yellow, and within a grey and maroon border; on A3r a four-line initial ‘S' is supplied in green on a pink ground, within a blue border; other two- to five-line initials, some with extensions into the margins, are supplied in red or blue; capital strokes and underlining are supplied in red.

Provenance: Wrocław, Silesia, hospital of S. Matthaeus, 1722; inscription on I1r: ‘Bibliothecæ Hospitalis S. Matthiæ Vratisl. Ao 1722'; shelfmark on I1r: ‘Deposito B Littera A Num. 5'. Date of acquisition unknown; perhaps the copy purchased from M. Spirgatis, catalogue 11 (1892), no. 73, for 15 Marks, for which see Library Bills, 10 Nov. 1892.

SHELFMARK: Inc. d. GS2.1486.1.

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