Analysis of Content
[a1r] Isidorus [Hispalensis]: De viris illustribus [extract]. ‘Isidorus in cathologo(!) illustrium uirorum'. PL LXXXIII 1093, with an additional sentence at the end.
[a1r] Proba: [Centones Vergilii.] Incipit: ‘[I]am dudum temerasse duces pia federa pacis'; hexameters. References to the Vergilian text are given beside many lines. Carl Schenkl, Probae Cento, CSEL, 16 (Leipzig, 1888), 569-609.
Imprint: [Basel: Michael Wenssler, c.1474]. Folio.
Remarks: IGI assigns additionally to [Friedrich Biel].
Hain: H *6903;
Goff: Goff P‑984;
BMC: BMC III 720;
Proctor: Pr 7469;
Others: BSB‑Ink P‑779; CIBN P‑610; IGI 3796; Oates 2739; Sack, Freiburg, 2960; Sheppard 2316.
Copy number: P-464(1)
Binding: Nineteenth-century blind-tooled half calf over brown pasteboards, for the Bodleian Library.
Size: 291 × 209 × 9 mm.
Size of leaf: 282 × 195 mm.
On [a1r] a three-line initial ‘I' is supplied in red and the extract from Isidore is selected with a red paragraph mark.
Provenance: Duplicate from the Royal Library, Munich; ‘Dpl Falconia' on [a1r]. Acquired between 1847 and c.1892; probably in 1850; not in Catalogus (1843) with Appendix.
SHELFMARK: Auct. 5Q 5.26.
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