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Bod-Inc: A-091

Alberti, Johannes Michael

De omnibus ingeniis augendae memoriae.


Analysis of Content

a1r Alberti, Johannes Michael: [Letter] to Alovisius Manens. Incipit: ‘[S]i que tibi debeo respicias, clarissime Alouisi, nullius profecto momenti erunt munuscula nostra . . .’ Giovanni Giraldi, ‘Bibliografia delle opere di G. M. A. Carrara', Rinascimento, 6 (1955), 125-43, at 129 no. 4.

a1r Alberti, Johannes Michael: De omnibus ingeniis augendae memoriae. Incipit: ‘[M]emoria inter diuina humane nature commoda teste meo Seneca primum sibi locum usurpauit . . .’


Imprint: Bologna: Franciscus (Plato) de Benedictis, 24 Jan. 1491. 4°.


Collation: a b6.


ISTC: ia00210000

GW: GW 570;

Hain: HC *426;

Goff: Goff A‑210;

BMC: BMC VI 824;

Proctor: Pr 6591;

Others: BSB‑Ink C‑155; Hillard 583; Oates 2491.5; Sheppard 5341.

LCN: 14290200


Copy number: A-091(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century half green morocco for the Bodleian Library.

Size: 214 × 161 × 6 mm.

Size of leaf: 210 × 147 mm.

Provenance: Guglielmo Bruto Icilio Timoleone, Conte Libri Carrucci della Sommaia (1803-1869); purchased at his sale (1849), lot 13 for £0. 3. 6; see Books Purchased (1849), 2.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 6Q 6.9.

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