Search Bodleian Incunables:

If your search term consists of multiple words, you can choose how to search:



Bod-Inc: B-572

Brunus Aretinus, Leonardus

Epistolarum familiarum libri VIII.


Analysis of Content

a2r Brunus Aretinus, Leonardus: Epistolarum familiarum libri VIII. [Edited by Antonius Moretus and Hieronymus Squarzaficus.] See B‑571.

i6r [Colophon.]

i6r Moretus, Antonius; and [Squarzaficus], Hieronymus: [Letter to] Jacobus Zenus, Bishop of Padua. See B‑571.


Imprint: [Venice: Damianus de Mediolano, de Gorgonzola, in part by Petrus de Quarengiis, Bergomensis], 15 June 1495. Folio.

Remarks: Sheppard notes that gatherings a–c, sheets d1 and d2, gathering e, and sheet f1 were printed by Damianus de Mediolano, the rest by Petrus de Quarengiis.


Collation: a8 b–i6.


ISTC: ib01243000

GW: GW 5607;

Hain: HC *1567 = H 1566?;

Goff: Goff B‑1243;

BMC: BMC V 512;

Proctor: Pr 5520;

Others: BSB‑Ink B‑942; CIBN B‑880; Sheppard 4446, 4575.

LCN: 13985885


Copy number: B-572(1)

Leaf a1 (the title-page) is cut out and mounted, and i6 is backed.

Binding: Eighteenth-century calf, the spine gold-tooled; marbled pastedowns.

Size: 290 × 198 × 18 mm.

Size of leaf: 287 × 187 mm.

A few marginal notes.

Provenance: Old shelfmarks ‘IX.F.6' and ‘XLVI.R.17'. Purchased from Albert Cohn; see Library Bills, 26 May 1884.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 3Q inf. 1.16.

Go to top of page