The James Catalogue of Western Manuscripts

Shelfmark B.15.27
Manuscript Title

Hugh of Saint-Victor, De sacramentis christianae fidei

Alternative Title

Hugo De Sacramentis

James Number 363
Century 12th
Physical Description

Double columns of 36 lines. In a beautiful hand. The initial of book II (very rough) has a cloth guard.


Given by Dryden. At the end is Jonathan Dryden, December 1653.

Second Folio habuerit
Donor Dryden, Jonathan (c1639-1702), Fellow Of Trinity (1661)
Size (cm) 29 x 18.5
Folio 199 + 8 ff.
Material Parchment
Language Latin

a4 18-118 (wants 8 blank) || i8-xiv8 b4.

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I. f.1 Inc. prol. libri de sacramentis -dispositis (as in B.15.26)
Librum de sacramentis.
In distinctione prologi capitula hec sunt.
f.1b Inc. liber hugonis ad secundam eruditionem -scientie
Prima pars continet exameron in opera condicionis.
f.1b Prologus primus. Cum igitur de prima
f.3 Inc. prima pars de creatione et constitutione huius sensibilis mundi
Arduum profecto.
Liber I. ends f.86b. Precepta Sacramenta Promissa.
f.87 is blank.
f.88 Liber II. Inc. prefatiuncula in librum secundum de sacramentis christiane fidei
Magne sunt in scripturis.
[cloth guard] f.90 Text. In superiori parte operis huius
Ends f,193b. Ecce quod erit in fine sine fine. Amen.

II. Igitur bonorum adolescentium timorem dei habere deferre
Ends imperfectly in the section, Est duplex liberalitas.
Nam si quem aut immoderatum aut numer-.

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