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Bod-Inc: B-008

Balbus, Hieronymus



Analysis of Content

a1r Balbus, Hieronymus: [Letter addressed to] Carolus Guillard. Incipit: ‘[N]on te latet, vir prestantissime, (quid enim te latere potest) illa Hesiodi sententia . . .’

a1v Balbus, Hieronymus: Epigrammata. Incipit: ‘Nauita solue ratem, zephyros dabit aura secundos | Aura dabit zephhiros(!), nauita solue ratem'. See B‑007.


Imprint: [Paris: Félix Baligault, not before 1497]. 4°.


Collation: a8.

Types: Types: 75 Gb and 180 G.

Leaves: 8 leaves.

Line number: 40 lines.

Type area: Type area 71 ×150 mm.


ISTC: ib00019200

Proctor: Not in Pr;

Others: not in Sheppard.

LCN: 13957809


Copy number: B-008(1)

Leaf a5 mutilated. The text is supplied in a manuscript insert.

Binding: Twentieth-century paper wrappers.

Size: 212 × 148 × 3 mm.

Size of leaf: 202 × 139 mm.

Occasional marginal notes and corrections in a later hand.

Provenance: Solomon Pottesman (1904-1978); purchased at his sale, lot 48, for £121.

SHELFMARK: Inc. e. F1.11.

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