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Bod-Inc: A-354

Antonius Nebrissensis

Introductiones latinae. Secunda editio.


Analysis of Content

AA1r [Title-page.]

AA2r Aelius Antonius Nebrissensis: [Letter of dedication to] Guterius a Toleto. Incipit: ‘[A]pelles Chous, a quo uno Allexander ille magnus pingi se curauit, alios edicto prohibens . . .’

AA3r Aelius Antonius Nebrissensis: Introductiones latinae. Incipit: ‘Prima nominis declinatio . . .’ On the text and its editions see Felix G. Olmedo, Nebrija (1441-1522), debelador de la barbarie, comentador eclesiastico, pedagogo, poeta (Madrid, 1942), 79-98 (this edition: 92 no. VII). See also Virginia Bonmatí Sánchez, ‘La gramática metódica en las Introductiones latinae de Antonio de Nebrija', Revista Española de Lingüística, 17 (1987), 95-103.


Imprint: [Venice]: Christophorus de Bottis (Gemonensis), 3 Mar. 1491. 4°.


Collation: AA–GG8 HH10.

Remarks: Leaf AA1 is unsigned, AA2 is signed AA, etc.


ISTC: ia00903500

GW: GW 2229;

Hain: H *11687;

Proctor: Pr 5223 and Supplement (1900), 17;

Others: BSB‑Ink A‑64; CIBN A‑469; Sheppard 4434.

LCN: 14270165


Copy number: A-354(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century blind-tooled calf for the Bodleian Library.

Size: 213 × 150 × 14 mm.

Size of leaf: 209 × 141 mm.

On AA2r an initial is supplied in blue with infill and grotesque extension in red; initials and paragraph marks are supplied in red or, occasionally, blue; red capital strokes.

Provenance: Duplicate from the Royal Library, Munich; ‘Inc. 841'. Purchased from Munich via Thomas Rodd for Fl. 2, i.e. £0. 4. 0; see Books Purchased (1837), 27.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 2Q 6.18.

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