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Bod-Inc: C-019

Calderinus, Domitius

Commentarii in Juvenalem (ed. Johannes Calphurnius).


Analysis of Content

a2r Calderinus, Domitius: [Letter to] Giuliano [I] di Piero di Cosimo de' Medici. Incipit: ‘Domitius Iuliano Medici salutem. Etsi multa de prudentia . . .’ See Eva M. Sanford, ‘Juvenalis', CTC I 218-21, at 219.

a2v Calderinus, Domitius: ‘Iuuenalis uita ex antiquorum monumentis'. Incipit: ‘Iunius Iuuenalis libertini locupletis incertum alumnus . . .’ See CTC I 218 and 219.

a2v Calderinus, Domitius: [Note on the contents.] Incipit: ‘In fine operis defensio aduersus Brotheum . . .’

a3r Calderinus, Domitius: Commentarii in Juvenalem. Dedicated to Giuliano [I] di Piero Cosimo de' Medici. Incipit: ‘[S]atyrarum genera duo agnoscimus . . .’ See CTC I 219. Without the note on Sat. II 92 sometimes added at the end. Edited by Johannes Calphurnius. Corrected by Antonius Moretus.

I8r [Note dating Calderinus's public lectures on Iuvenal, Rome, 1 Sept. 1474.]

I8r Calderinus, Domitius: [Critical remarks on Fidentinus (i.e. Angelus Cneus Sabinus).] Incipit: ‘[N]ihil mihi in toto opere perficiendo molestius fuit . . .’ On Fidentinus see CTC I 218.

I8v Calderinus, Domitius: Defensio adversus Brotheum [i.e. Nicolaus Perottus]. Incipit: ‘[V]tinam Heli et Marce consilio meo . . .’

h6r Calphurnius, Johannes: [Letter to] Antonius Moretus. Incipit: ‘[E]xpositiones Domitii Calderini in Iuuenalem summa cura recognoui . . .’

h6r [Note dating Calderinus's public lectures on Iuvenal, Rome, 1 Sept. 1474.]


Imprint: [Venice: Printer of Domitius Calderinus, 1476-7]. Folio.

Remarks: As located by BSB‑Ink; GW locates in [Rome?]; Sheppard records as [unassigned], and dates, as does BSB‑Ink, [not after 1477].


Collation: a–h8.6 I8 2h6. Leaf 2h3 signed kiii.


ISTC: ic00035000

GW: GW 5886;

Hain: HC (+ Addenda) *4238;

Goff: Goff C‑35;

BMC: BMC VII 1148;

Proctor: Pr 7408;

Others: BSB‑Ink C‑43; Oates 2230; Rhodes 493; Sheppard 4748.

LCN: 13890293


Copy number: C-019(1)

Wanting the blank leaf a1.

Binding: Eighteenth-century gold-tooled mottled calf; marbled pastedowns; the gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers; the binding dates from after 1789, the year it was purchased by the Bodleian: from Books Purchased (1789), it is known that at that time it was bound with A‑463(1).

Size: 295 × 208 × 20 mm.

Size of leaf: 284 × 192 mm.

Provenance: Maffeo Pinelli (1735-1785); see Morelli (1787), II no. 4369; sale (1789), lot 10628; sale catalogue annotated with the price £4. 10. 0. Purchased together with A‑463(1) (Auct. L 3.8) for £4. 10. 0; the annotated sale catalogue gives no name of purchaser, but the same price as Books Purchased (1789), 4.

SHELFMARK: Auct. L 2.29.

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