Analysis of Content
a1v Baptista Mantuanus: [Letter addressed to] Paris Ceresarius. The Eclogues of Mantuan, ed. Wilfred P. Mustard (Baltimore, 1911), 62.
a2r Baptista Mantuanus: ‘Aeglogae'. [Also known as Adolescentia.] Eclogues of Mantuan, ed. Mustard, 63-119. See Coccia 138.
Imprint: Mantua: Vincentius Bertochus, 16 Sept. 1498. 4°.
Collation: a–f6 g4.
GW: GW 3244 (Anm.);
Hain: HC (+Addenda) 2401; C 857;
Goff: Goff B‑53;
BMC: BMC VII 934;
Proctor: Pr 6910;
Others: BSB‑Ink B‑37; CIBN B‑36; Sheppard 5637.
Copy number: B-025(1)
Colophon as GW (Anm.).
Binding: Nineteenth-century blind-tooled calf, for the Bodleian Library; marbled pastedowns.
Size: 213 × 162 × 17 mm.
Size of leaf: 206 × 148 mm.
Some capitals are touched with yellow wash.
Provenance: Bergamo, Dominicans, S. Stephanus, later S. Dominicus; inscriptions on a1r and a2r. J. T. Hand (fl. 1834-1837); note on endleaf; purchased at his sale (1837), lot 119, for £0. 2. 0; see Books Purchased (1837), 24.
SHELFMARK: Auct. 2Q 6.7.
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