Expositio in symbolum apostolorum.
Analysis of Content
[a1r] Hieronymus [pseudo-; Rufinus, Tyrannius]: Expositio in symbolum apostolorum. ‘Expositio symboli Hieronymi contra Jovinianum haereticum'. Incipit: ‘[C]redo in deo patre omnipotente. Verum priusquam incipiam de ipsis sermonum virtutibus disputare . . .’ Tyrannius Rufinus, Opera, ed. M. Simonetti, CCSL, 20 (Turnhout, 1961), 135-82; in this edition the opening of the text is missing and it begins with sect. 3.
Imprint: [Cologne: Ulrich Zell, c.1472]. 4°.
Collation: [a–c8 d6].
Hain: HC *8578;
Goff: Goff R‑351;
BMC: BMC I 191;
Proctor: Pr 877;
Others: BSB‑Ink R‑285; CIBN R‑226; Oates 383-4; Sheppard 667-8; Voulliéme, Köln, 1057.
Copy number: R-147(1)
Binding: Nineteenth-century gold-tooled blue morocco, with the gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers. Gilt-edged leaves, marbled pastedowns, and azure silk bookmark.
Size: 208 × 140 × 13 mm.
Size of leaf: 200 × 130 mm.
‘a' in brown ink on the front endleaf. Occasional marginal notes, mainly extracting key words, in an early hand in brown ink.
Initials and paragraph marks are supplied in red. Capital strokes in red.
Provenance: Purchased for £1. 1. 0; see Books Purchased (1820), 5.
SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q 5.29.
Copy number: R-147(2)
Wanting the blank leaf [d6].
Binding: Eighteenth-century gold-tooled red morocco, ‘S. Hyer. | Cont. | Jovin.' gold tooled at the head of the front cover. Gilt-edged leaves, marbled pastedowns, and light green silk bookmark.
Size: 193 × 140 × 12 mm.
Size of leaf: 186 × 133 mm.
On [d5v] a seventeenth-century(?) hand has expanded the abbreviation of the last four words of the text: ‘Per Christum Dominum Nostrum' in dark brown ink.
Paragraph marks and capital strokes are supplied in red.
Provenance: Purchased for £0. 12. 0: see Books Purchased (1832), 12; and Financial Statements (1828-32; 1837-40, Library Records b.4), no. 16, ‘Books purchased by the Librarian'.
Former Bodleian shelfmark: Auct. P 5.23.
SHELFMARK: Auct. 7Q 4.36.
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