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HIERONYMI QUAEDAM, ETC.

MRJ number: 
175
College classmark: 
G.7

   Vellum, 8.375 x 5.75, ff. 153 + 1, several volumes.  14th, 13th and 12th cent.

   Old binding, lozenge-shaped stamps of four-petalled flower, and heart surmounted by cross : upright stamp with arched top, of Virgin and child.

   Donor, T. C. S.   Priced 20s.                                     2 fo. linquam or preferatur.

   Collation : 1 flyleaf, 112 (+ a page sewn to f. 6) || 28 38 || 48 || 58 – 78 84 || 98 – 128 (wants 8) || 1312 1412 1510 1612 1712.

 

   Contents :

  I.    1.     Cent xiv, 32 lines to a page.

                Tract on preaching              .               .               .               .               .        f.     1

                In isto libro quatuor capitula continentur.  In quorum primo

                   ponuntur quaedam genera famosa predicacionis.

                Ends 12b, probably imperfect: very faint at the end.

  II.   2.    Cent. xii, a beautiful small hand, growing larger afterwards,

                   39 lines to a page.

                Inc. epistola Ieronimi ad Demetriadem uirginem             .               .               13

                Si summo ingenio parique fretus scientia (XXX 15)

                    -gloria eternitatis adquiritur.

         3.    Idem ad Eustochium (another hand) .               .               .               .               25b

                Inter omnes materias quas ab adolescentia (XXII 1107).

                Ends imperfectly, 28b.

  III.  4.    Cent. xii-xiii, double columns of 42 lines.

                Liber Ieronimi presb. de xlii mansionibus filiorum Israel                .               29

                In 1xxmo viimo psalmo quem iuxta ewangelistam (XXII 698)

                    -corruent in illis.  Expl. lib. Jeron. presb. de mans.

                     fil. Isra.

         5.    De visione Isaie (XXII 361)                .               .               .               .               35b

                Et factum est in anno quo mortuus est, etc.  Antequam de

                   uisione dicamus pretractandum uidetur quis sit ozias.  Un-

                   finished.

                Extracts, 36.  36b blank.

  IV.  6.    Cent. xii, two or more hands.  21 lines to a page.

                Hieronymus ad Eustochium               .               .               .               .               37

                Audi filia et uide (XXII 394)

                    -et flumina non cooperient ea.

                Note in small hand, 1½ columns.

                Si quis has xxx missas sicut in textu habentur siue pro se siue

                   pro alio amico, etc.            .               .               .               .               .               64b

                Prima de aduentu domini.

                xxx pro animabus.

                 Another note on a method for getting rid of passio caduca.

  V.   7.    Cent. xii-xiii, text and gloss, text 10 lines to page.

Cantica canticorum glosata                .               .               .               .               65

Gloss begins : Sinagoga congregatio.

At top verses (6). Sit tibi lex domini requies. caro uictima.

   mundus exilium. celum patria. uita deus, etc.

Gloss ends : et bonus odor Christi sunt.

  VI.  8.    Cent. xiv-xv, 39 lines to a page.

                Dieta salutis (Guidonis de Lanicea)  .               .               .               .               96

                Hec est uia ambulate in ea

                    -potestas et imperium in sec. sec. Amen.

                Table follows        .               .               .               .               .               .               150b

Supplementary information 

Item 2 is in fact by Pelagius. See B. Lambert, Bibliotheca Hieronymiana manuscripta.

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