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Bod-Inc: B-038

Baptista Mantuanus

Parthenice secunda, sive Catharinaria.


Analysis of Content

A1r [Title-page.]

A1v Baptista Mantuanus: [Letter addressed to] Bernardus Bembus. Incipit: ‘[B]eatissime virginis et martyris Catharine vitam nuper Rome dum tu apud Innocentium Pontificem Maximum pro republica tua splendidum oratoris munus . . .’

A2r Baptista Mantuanus(?): ‘Argvmentvm'. Incipit: ‘Catharina virgo Egyptia Alexandrie nata . . .’

A2v Baptista Mantuanus: Parthenice secunda dedicated to Bernardus Bembus. Incipit: ‘Costidis aggressi pugnam tormenta rotasque | Atque triumphato uictricia bella tyranno'. See B‑037.

G4v Ceretus, Franciscus: ‘In inuidum lectorem carmen'. Incipit: ‘Inuide quid tantum iuuat excandescere lector | Et Rhodiis linguax ponere sacra focis'; 11 elegiac distichs.


Imprint: [Paris: Georg Wolf and Thielman Kerver, for] Jean Petit, [c.1499]. 4°.


Collation: A–C8 D–F6 G4.


ISTC: ib00070000

GW: GW 3300;

Goff: Goff B‑70;

Others: Sheppard 6536.

LCN: 14123386


Copy number: B-038(1)

Bound with B‑028; see there for details of binding and provenance.

Size of leaf: 195 × 125 mm.

SHELFMARK: Don. e.12(2).

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