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Bod-Inc: C-023

Calderinus, Domitius

Commentarii in Ovidii Sappho.


Analysis of Content

a1r Calderinus, Domitius: [Letter to] Franciscus de Aragona, son of King Ferdinandus I of Naples. Incipit: ‘Domitius Francisco Aragonio salutem. Mirificum est studium meum . . .’

a1r Calderinus, Domitius: Commentarii in Ovidii Sappho. Incipit: ‘Callias Methymnaeus nulla lucubratione nobilior fuit . . .’

c1v Calderinus, Domitius: Elucubratio in quaedam Propertii loca. Dedicated to Franciscus de Aragona, son of King Ferdinand. Incipit: ‘Ex primo libro Propertii . . .’

d6v Calderinus, Domitius: ‘Epilogus et de obseruationibus'. Dedicated to Franciscus de Aragona. Incipit: ‘Scio me multa preteriisse . . .’

d7r Calderinus, Domitius: Ex tertio libro Observationum. Incipit: ‘Video a praepositionem . . .’

e6r Calderinus, Domitius: [Colophon.] Incipit: ‘Sic mihi perpetuae contingant murmura laudis'; 3 elegiac distichs.

e6r ‘Ad lectorem'.


Imprint: Brescia: Henricus de Colonia, 8 June 1476. 4° and 8°.

Remarks: This tract is generally found combined with Calderinus' Commentarii in Statii Silvas, undated and with a separate set of signatures a–o, GW 5893 (BMC).


Collation: a–d8 e6.


ISTC: ic00042000

GW: GW 5892;

Hain: HR 4244 (II);

Goff: Goff C‑42;


Proctor: Pr 6949 (II);

Others: BSB‑Ink C‑47; Sheppard 5740.

LCN: 13889624


Copy number: C-023(1)

Bound with:
1. Domitius Calderinus, Commentarii in Statii Silvas. Brescia: Henricus de Colonia, [c.1476] (C‑024). For an account of these two tracts together; see BMC VI 964

Greek passages not supplied in manuscript.

Binding: Nineteenth-century German half calf; bound for Kloß.

Size: 210 × 155 × 35 mm.

Size of leaf: 202 × 142 mm.

Provenance: Georg Franz Burkhard Kloß (1787-1854); book-label; see sale (1835), lot 851; purchased for £0. 16. 0; see Books Purchased (1835), 6.

SHELFMARK: Auct. O inf. 1.39(2).

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