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Bod-Inc: C-165

Cepio, Coriolanus

Petri Mocenici imperatoris gesta.


Analysis of Content

a2r Cepio, Coriolanus: [Letter to] Marcus Antonius Maurocenus. Incipit: ‘[Q]uom prefectus triremis . . .’

a3r Cepio, Coriolanus: Petri Mocenici imperatoris gesta. Incipit: ‘[Q]uom Venetiis nunciatum esset . . .’


Imprint: Venice: Bernhard Maler (Pictor), Erhard Ratdolt, and Peter Löslein, 1477. 4°.


Collation: a–f8 g6.

Illustrations: Woodcut border on a2r; woodcut initials.


ISTC: ic00378000

GW: GW 6473;

Hain: HC *4849;

Goff: Goff C‑378;

BMC: BMC V 244;

Proctor: Pr 4369;

Others: BSB‑Ink C‑7; 2684; Oates 1743; Redgrave 5; Sander 1912; Sheppard 3534.

LCN: 14840245


Copy number: C-165(1)

Binding: Parchment, manuscript title on spine.

Size: 196 × 140 × 18 mm.

Size of leaf: 187 × 130 mm.

A few early marginal notes on front endleaf: ‘Legi nec poenitet legere'.

Provenance: Thomas Rawlinson (1681-1725); sale (22 Nov. 1727), lot 1391. Date of acquisition unknown; books with neighbouring shelfmarks were acquired during the 1830s and 1840s.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 2Q 6.43.

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