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Bod-Inc: S-049

Samuel, Rabbi

Epistola contra Judaeorum errores (trans. Alphonsus Boni Hominis).


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.] ‘Rabi Samuelis redargutio contra Iudeorum errores, messye aduentum expectantes'.

a2r [Preface.] Incipit: ‘[T]ractatus iste qui multum valet ad conuincendum Iudeos de errore suo . . .’

a2v Alphonsus Boni Hominis: ‘Epistola' [addressed to] Hugo [de Vaucemain] Master of the Dominican Order. PL CXLIX 335-6; See Kaeppeli I 48-55 no. 146.

a3r Samuel, Rabbi: Epistola contra Judaeorum errores. Translated by Alphonsus Boni Hominis. See S‑046, but with different explicit, ‘applaudant ipsorum testimonio'.

c6r ‘Nota'. Incipit: ‘Nota iste libellus videtur fuisse occultatus per Iudeos . . .’


Imprint: Antwerp: Gerard Leeu, 18 Oct. 1486. 4°.


Collation: a8 b c6.


ISTC: is00109500

Hain: HC 14267;

BMC: BMC IX 188;

Proctor: Pr 9362;

Others: Campbell 1504; CIBN S‑57; HPT II 419; ILC 1927; Inventaris, 121; Oates 3888; Rhodes 1551; Sheppard 7211.

LCN: 14076353


Copy number: S-049(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century blind-tooled half blue morocco over marbled pasteboards.

Size: 207 × 145 × 7 mm.

Size of leaf: 199 × 135 mm.

‘35' in pencil on a1r.

On a2r and a3r three-line initials ‘T' and ‘C' respectively are supplied in blue with red pen-work decoration. Other initials, paragraph marks, and chapter heading underlining are supplied in red; capital strokes in red.

Provenance: Purchased for £0. 15. 0; see Books Purchased (1860), 78.

SHELFMARK: Opp. Add. 4° III. 65.

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