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Bod-Inc: C-206

Chrysoloras, Emanuel

Erotemata [Greek with Latin translation].


Analysis of Content

a1v [The Lord's Prayer.] Incipit: ‘Pater noster . . .’ Incipit: ‘ Πάτερ ἡμω̂ν  . . .’

a1v [Hail Mary.] Incipit: ‘Aue Maria . . .’ Incipit: ‘ Χαι̂ρε Μαρία κεχαριτωμένη  . . .’

a2r Chrysoloras, Emanuel: Ἐρωτήματα . Incipit: ‘[ Ε] ἰς πόσα διαρου̂νται τὰ εἰκοσιτέσσερα γράμματα  . . .’ The abbreviated version of Guarinus Veronensis. Possibly translated by Guarinus Veronensis. See C‑204.

f4v [The Greek alphabet with Latin equivalents and names.]


Imprint: Venice: Peregrinus de Pasqualibus [and Dionysius Bertochus], 5 Feb. 1484. 4°.


Collation: a8 b4 c8 d–f4.


ISTC: ic00494000

GW: GW 6698;

Hain: HCR 5020;

Goff: Goff C‑494;

BMC: BMC V 390;

Proctor: Pr 4844;

Others: Rhodes 544; Sheppard 4038.

LCN: 14886157


Copy number: C-206(1)

Binding: Eighteenth-century gold-tooled French red morocco, stamped with the arms of Louis XV, King of France; see Olivier pl. 2495, no. 12 in its smaller form, 46 × 39 mm. On the spine, a crowned monogram of two L's.

Size: 202 × 142 × 12 mm.

Size of leaf: 198 × 133 mm.

Paragraph marks are supplied in red.

On a2r-v early marginal notes excerpting key words.

Provenance: Bibliothèque Royale, Paris; Louis XV (1710-1774), King of France. Purchased for £10. 10. 0; see Books Purchased (1803), 2.

SHELFMARK: Auct. K 4.24.

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