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Bod-Inc: P-466


Centones Vergilii.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a1v Gregorius [I, Pont. Max.]: Homeliae [in Evangelia (extract)]. PL LXXVI 1080.

a1v [Innocentius III, Pont. Max.]; B. D. F.: [De contemptu mundi.] PL CCXVII 76, with variations.

a2r Proba: Centones Vergilii. ‘Probe Falconnix Centonae Clarissimae Foeminae . . .’ Incipit: ‘[I]am dudum temerasse duces: pia foedera pacis'; hexameters. See P‑464. The verses are divided into sections with headings. References to the Vergilian text are given beside some lines. Text ends at line 646.

c7v [Heading index.]


Imprint: [Paris: Michel Le Noir?, c.1498]. 4°.

Remarks: As ascribed and dated by Sheppard.


Collation: a b6 c8.

Types: Type: 104 (102) R.

Illustrations: Woodcut initials.


ISTC: ip00988500

Proctor: Pr 7380;

Others: Pellechet 4731; Sheppard 6453.

LCN: 14695652


Copy number: P-466(1)

Bound with G‑230(1); see there for details of binding and acquisition.

Size of leaf: 206 × 137 mm.

Pen-trials on a1r in red and black ink.

Provenance: Nicolaus Raoul (early sixteenth century); inscription on a1r: ‘Nicolaus Raoul qui e(s)t de Monte [= Mons] me? e(s)t natif du F/Prant? . . . Dorneaquus? [= Tournai] est.’

SHELFMARK: Auct. 7Q 6.9(15).

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