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Waleys, Thomas

Expositiones super Psalterium.


Analysis of Content

A2r Waleys, Thomas: Expositiones super Psalterium. Incipit: ‘  “[B]eatus qui custodit uerba prophetie libri huius” Apoc. xxii [cf. Apc 22,10]. Crisostomus Omelie xxxvi super Matheum in inperfecto dicit quem aliud non prodest . . .’ See Sharpe, Latin Writers, no. 1848; Kaeppelli IV 403-4, no. 3890. The author's name and the title are given in the colophon.

p10r [Colophon.]

[aa1r] ‘Tabula'.


Imprint: London: John Lettou for William Wilcok, 1481. Folio.


Collation: A–P8 Q6 R–T8 U X6 Y a–o8 p10 [aa–gg8].


ISTC: iw00002500

Hain: HC 12596;


Proctor: Pr 9758;

Others: Duff 396; Oates 4174; Rhodes 1721; Sheppard 7509; STC 19627.

LCN: 14716943


Copy number: W-003(1)

Wanting sheet i1.8, in place of which is bound a duplicate of i2.7.

Binding: Contemporary English blind-tooled calf (fillets only), over wooden boards; two clasps and catches lost; rebacked; parchment pastedowns and endleaves; purple-edged leaves. Formerly chained: staple-marks of a hasp at the tail of the upper cover. The gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers.

Size: 298 × 225 × 82 mm.

Size of leaf: 287 × 203 mm.

Early manuscript name of author and title on A2r. Some early running book numbers in black ink.

Provenance: Acquired by 1605; see James, Catalogus (1605), 149.

Former Bodleian shelfmark: V 1. 7 Th. (`7' on the fore-edge in black ink).

SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q 2.7.

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