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Bod-Inc: B-225

Beroaldus, Philippus

De felicitate.


Analysis of Content

A1r [Title-page.]

A1v Beroaldus, Philippus: [Letter addressed to] Jakob II von Baden. Incipit: ‘[S]oleo ipse mecum, illustris Marchio, cumprimis admirari iuuenes illos . . .’

A3r Beroaldus, Philippus: De felicitate. Incipit: ‘[M]agna res est viri ornatissimi, et omnibus horis omnium uotis expetita felicitas . . .’

D4r [Beroaldus, Philippus]: ‘Distichon ad auditores extemporaliter effusum'. Incipit: ‘Felix cui constant bona corporis et bona mentis | Nec non fortunae munera parca deae'; 1 elegiac distich.

D4r [Beroaldus, Philippus]: ‘Endecasyllabon' [addressed to] Giovanni II Bentivoglio. Incipit: ‘Felix o nimis et beate princeps, | Cuius presidio est beata felix'; 10 hendecasyllables. See B‑223.

D4r [Beroaldus, Philippus]: ‘Eiusdem endecasyllabon' [addressed to] Germania. Incipit: ‘O Germania muneris repertrix | Quo nil utilius dedit uetustas'; 28 hendecasyllables.


Imprint: Bologna: Benedictus Hectoris, 13 Apr. 1499. 4°.


Collation: A–C8 D4.


ISTC: ib00484000

GW: GW 4134 (+ Anm.);

Hain: HC Addenda, *2971;

Goff: Goff B‑484;

BMC: BMC VI 844;

Proctor: Pr 6641;

Others: BSB‑Ink B‑367; CIBN B‑346; Sheppard 5393-4.

LCN: 14003668


Copy number: B-225(1)

Bound with B‑220(2); see there for details of binding and acquisition.

Size of leaf: 201 × 136 mm.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 2Q 5.33(1).

Copy number: B-225(2)

Binding: Eighteenth/nineteenth-century half calf, with mottled blue paper boards.

Size: 215 × 160 × 9 mm.

Size of leaf: 209 × 152 mm.

Provenance: Ingram Bywater (1840-1914); Elenchus, no. 620. Bequeathed in 1914.

SHELFMARK: Byw. K 7.17.

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