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Bod-Inc: P-231

Petrus Lombardus

Sententiarum libri IV, et al.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a1v ‘Tituli questionum sancti Thome super primum librum Sententiarum.’ Incipit: ‘An doctrina theologie sit necessaria. An sit vna scientia . . .’

a2v Petrus Lombardus: ‘Prologus.’ See P‑221.

a2v Henricus de Gorichen: [Commentary on Prologue.] Incipit: ‘[I]ste liber dictus est Sententiarum, eo quod sententias antiquorum . . .’ Explicit: prohemii in principali See Stegmüller, Repertorium commentariorum, 321.

a3r ‘Rubrice libri primi.’ See Stegmüller, Repertorium commentariorum, 1.

a5r Petrus Lombardus: Sententiarum libri IV. See P‑221. Books 2 and 3 are preceded by a table of Aquinas' Tituli quaestiones and the Tituli (as listed in Stegmüller, Repertorium commentariorum, 1); book 4 is preceded by the Tituli as in Stegmüller only. The prologue for book 3 is added on to the end of the text of book 2.

a6r Henricus de Gorichen: [Commentary on Sententiarum libri.] ‘Conclusiones.’ Incipit: ‘Ista est secunda pars principalis huius libri in qua magister determinatio prohemio . . .’ Explicit: est causa a qua omnia . . .seculorum. Amen See Stegmüller, Repertorium commentariorum, 321.

cc7v [Author's colophon.]

cc8r Tempier, Stephen: [Rescript of 1277 condemning various propositions and threatening excommunication.] ‘Prefatio.’ See A‑459; this edition is not listed in Thijssen, ‘What really happened on 7 March 1277?’

cc8r [List of contents.]

cc8v [Errors condemned in England.] See A‑459.

cc8v [Errors against the true faith.] See A‑459.

dd1r ‘Assertiones opposite erroribus.’ Incipit: ‘[F]irmiter credendum est et nullatenus dubitandum quod Deus in sua substantia . . .’ Explicit: et Pauli publice retractauit

dd1r [Errors condemned by Stephen, Bishop of Paris.] See A‑459.

dd1v [219 errors condemned by Stephen, Bishop of Paris.] See A‑459.

dd4v Articuli condemnati Parisius. See A‑459.

dd4v [Articles retracted at Paris by Brother Johannes Guion (Jean Guyon OFM).] See A‑459.

dd4v ‘Errores Joannis de Mericuria' (Johannes de Mirecourt). See A‑459.

dd5r ‘Articuli contra magistrum Nicolaum de Ultricuria' (Nicolaus d'Autrecourt). See A‑459.

dd6v [Articles condemned by the Bishop of Paris and the masters of theology.] Incipit: ‘Item quod diuina essentia in se nec ab homine nec ab angelo videtur . . .’ Explicit: statu innocentie; not found in Chart. Univ. Paris.

dd6v [Document of retraction of Brother] Dionysius Foulechat (Dionysius de Foullechat). See A‑459.

dd7v [Retraction of the articles by Brother] Dionysius Foulechat. See A‑459.

dd7v ‘Reuocatio magistri Johannis de Calore.’ See A‑459.

dd7v [Note about the burning of followers of Almaricus.] Incipit: ‘Fuerunt Parisius quidam discipulis cuiusdam Almarici nomine studentes . . .’ Explicit: dispersa et merito

dd7v ‘Articuli Ludouici reuocati.’ See A‑459.

dd8r ‘Forma et modus reuocationis facta Parisius.’ Chartularium Universitatis Parisiensis, III 21-3, no. 1218.

dd8v ‘Reuocatio.’ See A‑459.

ee1r [Articles where Petrus Lombardus and other scholars hold different opinions.] Incipit: ‘[I]sti sunt articuli in quibus magister Sententiarum non tenetur communiter ab omnibus et primo primi libri . . .’ not found in Chart. Univ. Paris.

ee1v ‘Determinatio Parisius facta per almam facultatem theologicam.’ Incipit: ‘[U]niversis orthodoxe fidei zelatoribus cancellarius ecclesie Parisiensis et facultas theologie in alma vniuersitate Parisiensi . . . Ex antiquis latebris emergens nouiter errorum . . .’ Explicit: duximus appondendum Made in 1318.

ee2v [Aliaco, Petrus De: Preface to] ‘Excerpta principalium articulorum tractatus cuiusdam contra errores fratris Johannis de Montesono ordinis predicatorum Parisius condemnatos.’ See P‑228.

ee3r ‘Excerpta principalium articulorum tractatus cuiusdam contra errores fratris Johannis de Montesono ordinis predicatorum Parisius condemnatos.’ Incipit: ‘Circa primum principale est hec diuisio premittenda . . .’ Explicit: superabundanter expleuisse; not found in Chart. Univ. Paris.

ff1r ‘Tabula distinctionum.’ ‘Registrum breue et vtile omnes fere sententias, questiones et conclusiones in quatuor Sententiarum libris tactas continens . . .’

ff9v [Colophon.]

ff10r ‘Registrum.’


Imprint: Venice: [Bonetus Locatellus] for Octavianus Scotus, 16 Dec. 1489. Folio.


Collation: a–z [et] [con] [rum] aa–dd8 ee6 ff10.


ISTC: ip00493000

Hain: HC 10200;

Goff: Goff P‑493;

BMC: BMC V 437;

Proctor: Pr 5019;

Others: BSB‑Ink P‑386; Oates 1953; Rhodes 1383; Sheppard 4181.

LCN: 14489216


Copy number: P-231(1)

Leaf ff10 contains the register (not blank, as BMC).

Binding: Contemporary German (Weissenau, Premonstratensians, Kyriß workshop no. 35) blind-tooled pigskin over wooden boards, with two metal clasps and catches. Formerly chained: staple-marks of a hasp at the head of the lower cover. On both covers intersecting triple fillets form the outer frame within which is a circular rosette stamp, a circular Evangelist stamp (S. Matthaeus), and a star stamp. Intersecting triple fillets form the inner frame within which is a foliate stamp. Triple fillets form the inner rectangle, which is divided by further double fillets into triangular compartments decorated with the Evangelist stamp and the star stamp. For the stamps see Kyriß pl. 79, nos 1-4. Remains of two paper labels, one at the head of the upper cover, the other at the head of the spine. Paper label bearing the number ‘411' at the tail of the spine.

Size: 322 × 223 × 60 mm.

Size of leaf: 308 × 203 mm.

Principal six- to eight-line initials are supplied in interlocked red and blue; other three- to five-line initials, some with extensions into the margins, are supplied in red or blue.

Provenance: Weissenau, Württemberg, diocese of Konstanz, Premonstratensians, SS. Petrus et Paulus; inscription on a1r in an eighteenth-century hand: ‘Bibliothecæ Weissenau'. Joseph Baer & Co., Catalogue 143 (1884), no. 499. Purchased for 6 Marks; see Library Bills, 7 May 1884.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 3Q 5.19.

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