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Bod-Inc: B-074

Bartholomaeus Coloniensis

Epistola mythologica, et al.


Analysis of Content

A2r Bartholomaeus Coloniensis: Epistola mythologica [addressed to] Pancratius. See B‑073.

C3v Bartholomaeus Coloniensis: ‘Epygramma'. Incipit: ‘Garrula barbaries prius arctophylaca booten | Arctois plaustris pollice deiities'; 3 elegiac distichs.

C4v ‘Epystola ad lectores suos'. Incipit: ‘Este procul turpes cynici rigidique Catones | Atque supercilio Stoica turba graui'; 3 elegiac distichs.

D1r ‘Quorundam difficilium vocabulorum in precedenti epistola positorum succincta et breuis interpretatio'. Incipit: ‘[A]bliguritare est auide multa consumere et consumptis dapibus catillos lingere . . .’

D8v [List of errata.] Incipit: ‘Que dictiones per incuriam Chalcographi properam sunt . . .’


Imprint: [Deventer: Jacobus de Breda, between 10 July and 7 Aug. 1496]. 4°.

Remarks: Dated by GW from the state of the device.


Collation: A B6 C4 D8.


ISTC: ib00165900

GW: GW 3445;

Hain: HC *2494;

Proctor: Pr 9010;

Others: BSB‑Ink B‑104; Campbell 254 = Campbell (I) 256 first entry; HPT II 414; ILC 355; Sheppard 6981.

LCN: 13934485


Copy number: B-074(1)

Wanting A1, with title.

Binding: Twentieth-century green cloth.

Size: 200 × 138 × 9 mm.

Size of leaf: 190 × 132 mm.

Provenance: Sheppard records that this item was purchased from Davis & Orioli on 10 Oct. 1913.

SHELFMARK: Inc. e. N8.1496.1.

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