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Bod-Inc: A-627

Ausonius, Decimus Magnus

Praecatio matutina.


Analysis of Content

a2r Ausonius, [Decimus Magnus: Ephemeris: Oratio.] ‘Precatio matutina ad omnipotentem Deum.’ Incipit: ‘[O]mnipotens, quem mente colo, pater vnice rerum | Ignorate malis et nulli ignote piorum.’ Prete 7-10 no. 3; Green 8-10 no. II.3.


Imprint: Leipzig: Jacobus Thanner, 1500. 4°.


Collation: a4.


ISTC: ia01405000

GW: GW 3095;

Hain: H *2184;

Goff: Goff A‑1405;

Proctor: Pr 3082;

Others: BSB‑Ink A‑945; Sheppard 2174.

LCN: 13958605


Copy number: A-627(1)

On a1r a faint impression of three lines of type.

Binding: Nineteenth-century marbled pasteboards; handwritten label with title on the upper cover; the gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers.

Size: 206 × 155 × 2 mm.

Size of leaf: 202 × 150 mm.

Faded marginal and interlinear commentary in an early hand; on a1r: ‘Prefaciuncula in Carmen precatorium Ausonii.’

Provenance: ‘N. 34' on front pastedown. Purchased for £0. 7. 6; see Books Purchased (1826), 3.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q inf. 1.5.

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