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Ubaldis, Baldus de

Lectura super I‑IX Codicis cum apostillis Alexandri de Tartagnis.


Analysis of Content

A1r Ubaldis, Baldus de: Lectura super I‑IX codicis [Liber VI]. ‘Opus . . . super sexto libro Codicis'. ‘De seruis fugitiuis et libertis . . . Rubrica.’ Incipit: ‘[I]n nomine domini amen. Glo. continuat rubricam ad precedentia . . .’ See V. Colli, ‘Incunabula operum Baldi de Ubaldis', Ius Commune, 26 (1999), 241-97, at 263-4 nos 35 (VII–IX) and 38 (VI).

A1r Tartagnis, Alexander de: [Postillae.] Incipit: ‘Seruum. Hanc legem habeo satis bene lectam . . .’

X10v [Colophon.]

a2r [Editorial note.] Incipit: ‘Lectura petie noue . . .’

a2r Ubaldis, Baldus de: Lectura super I–IX codicis [Liber VII]. ‘Lectura . . . super septimo C[odicis]'. ‘De vindicta libertate et apud concilium manumissione'. Incipit: ‘[V]indicta. Idest de his qui manumittuntur vindicta . . .’

aa1r Ubaldis, Baldus de: Lectura super I–IX codicis [Liber VIII]. ‘Lectura pecie noue . . . in octauum Codicis'. ‘De interdictis rubrica.’ Incipit: ‘Glo. continuatque possessiones de quibus est dictum . . .’

hh1r [Editorial note.] Incipit: ‘Lectura petie noue . . .’

hh1r Ubaldis, Baldus de: Lectura super I–IX codicis [Liber IX]. ‘Lectura pecie noue . . . in ix C[odicis]'. ‘Qui accusare non possunt. Rubrica.’ Incipit: ‘Glo. rubrice tria facit . . .’

mm5v [Colophon.]


Imprint: Venice: Georgius Arrivabenus and Paganinus de Paganinis, 1485-6. Folio.

Remarks: In nine parts, dated: (I–III) 1 Sept. 1485; (IV–V) 31 Oct. 1485; (VI) 1 Mar. 1485/6; (VII–IX) 15 May [1486].


Collation: Book VI: A8 B–I6 K8 L–N6 O10 P–T6 T4 V8 X10; book VII: a8 b–d6 e4 f–n6 o p8; book VIII: aa8 bb–ff6 gg4; book IX: hh6+1 gg4 ii–mm6.

Types: Types: 150 G, 80 G, 65 (62) G.

Leaves: Book VI: 144 leaves, not as Pellechet. Book VII: 94 leaves, the first and last blank. Books VIII‑IX: 79 leaves, the last blank.

Remarks: Capital spaces, with guide letters.


ISTC: iu00014000

Hain: H *2283 (I–V); CR 811 (VII–IX);

Goff: Goff U‑14;

Proctor: not in Pr;

Others: BSB‑Ink U‑24; Pellechet 1723 (I–VI); Rhodes 1758 (I–V); Sack, Freiburg, 3570; Sheppard 4014 (VI), 4015 (VII–IX).

LCN: 14716672


Copy number: U-002(1)

Books VI–IX only.

Liber VIII, aa1r: ‘(headline) De ľnterdictis. ||| Incipit Lectura . . .' Liber IX, hh1r, l. 2: ‘ . . . cuius o Lector . . .', not as Reichling.

Binding: Contemporary German blind-tooled pigskin over wooden boards, with remains of two leather clasps. Two catches, corner-pieces and centre-pieces lost. Remains of a rectangular paper label at head of the upper cover and ‘6' in red ink on a smaller square label above it. Triple fillets form a frame. Outside the frame a foliate stamp, a lozenge-shaped decorative stamp, and a four-petalled floral stamp. Double fillets divide the inner rectangle into four rectangular compartments further divided by diagonal fillets into triangular compartments, each decorated with a lozenge-shaped eagle, a circular rosette, a triangular dragon, and a floral stamp.

Size: 450 × 300 × 84 mm.

Size of leaf: 428 × 280 mm.

Principal initials are supplied in interlocked red and blue with red and green pen-work decoration. Other initials and paragraph marks are supplied in red or blue; capital strokes in red.

Provenance: Robert George Collier Proctor (1868-1903); armorial bookplate. Purchased from Quaritch in 1910; see Annual Report of the Curators of the Bodleian Library, Oxford University Gazette, 17 May 1911, 789.

SHELFMARK: Inc. b. I4.1485.1.

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