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Bod-Inc: A-619

Aurelius Victor, Sextus

De viris illustribus.


Analysis of Content

a1r Plinius Secundus, Gaius [pseudo-; Aurelius Victor, Sextus pseudo-]: ‘Liber illustrium virorum.’ Incipit: ‘[P]roca rex Albanorum Amulium et Numitorem filios habuit . . .’ See A‑616.


Imprint: Florence: Apud Sanctum Jacobum de Ripoli, 1478. 4°.


Collation: a–d8.


ISTC: ia01387000

Hain: HC (+ Addenda) 2137;

Goff: Goff A‑1387;

BMC: BMC VI 622;

Proctor: Pr 6101;

Others: Oates 2331.2; Sheppard 5073.

LCN: 14767685


Copy number: A-619(1)

Binding: Eighteenth-century maroon calf; single gilt fillets form a border; chain-type roll on turn-ins; marbled pastedowns; the gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers.

Size: 198 × 138 × 12 mm.

Size of leaf: 190 × 128 mm.

Provenance: Purchased from Payne and Foss (1832), no. 2327 for £1. 1. 0; see Books Purchased (1832), 18, and Library Bills (1829-32), no. 428.

SHELFMARK: Auct. L 4.28.

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