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Bod-Inc: B-359

Blondus, Flavius

Roma triumphans.


Analysis of Content

a1r Blondus, Flavius: [Letter addressed to] Pius II, Pont. Max. Incipit: ‘[Q]uotquot hactenus scriptores et uates opera sua principibus inscripsere . . .’

a1v Blondus, Flavius: In Romae triumphantis prohemium'. Incipit: ‘[A]rdenti uirtute praestantique ingenio ferme omnes sermones quos de gestis rebus . . .’

a2v Blondus, Flavius: Roma triumphans. Incipit: ‘[R]eligionem deorum culturam esse Nonius Marcellus scribit. Eandem . . .’

z1v [Colophon.]

z1v [Verse.] Incipit: ‘Vrbs antiqua tulit Vercellae Bartholomaeum | Hoc qui impressit opus. Brixia nosce uirum'; 2 elegiac distichs.


Imprint: Brescia: Bartholomaeus Vercellensis, 1482. Folio.


Collation: *2 a–b10 c–l8 m6 n o8 p6 q–y8 z4.


ISTC: ib00704000

GW: GW 4425;

Hain: HC (+ Addenda) *3245;

Goff: Goff B‑704;


Proctor: Pr 6952;

Others: BSB‑Ink B‑555; Sheppard 5745; Rhodes 383.

LCN: 13962362


Copy number: B-359(1)

Binding: Eighteenth-century Italian quarter red leather over grey/green paper boards, the spine tooled with small upright floral gilt tools in the panels, the bands outlined with simple horizontal fillets.

Size: 310 × 210 × 34 mm.

Size of leaf: 304 × 198 mm.

Marginal notes in an early hand in brown ink.

Provenance: Giacomo Lucchesini (1753-1820): inside upper board an erased inscription: ‘Di Giacomo Lucchesini'. Purchased in Florence via D. A. Talboys, Oxford, for £1. 0. 0; see Books Purchased (1832), 3.

Former Bodleian shelfmark: Auct. N extra 1.12.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 2Q 4.25.

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