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Bod-Inc: C-211

Cicero, Marcus Tullius

Rhetorica ad C. Herennium.


Analysis of Content

[a2r] Cicero, Marcus Tullius [pseudo-]: Rhetorica ad C. Herennium. Rhet. Her.


Imprint: Rome: Wendelinus de Wila, 1474. Folio.


Collation: [a10 b–d8 e10 f8].


ISTC: ic00675000

GW: GW 6713;

Hain: HCR 5070;

Goff: Goff C‑675;

Proctor: Pr 3458;

Others: BSB‑Ink A‑818; Sheppard 2766.

LCN: 14839731


Copy number: C-211(1)

Wanting the blank leaf [a1].

Binding: English red morocco c.1790; bound for the Bodleian Library, probably by either Christian Samuel Kalthoeber or Henry Walther; marbled pastedowns; gilt-edged leaves; the gold stamp of the Library on both covers.

Size: 280 × 202 × 19 mm.

Size of leaf: 271 × 189 mm.

Early marginal notes, in various German(?) hands, mainly commenting on the text.

Provenance: Maffeo Pinelli (1735-1785); see Morelli (1787), III 5749; sale (1789), lot 10651. Purchased through Peter Elmsley for £6. 6. 0: see the annotated sale catalogue and Books Purchased (1789), 4.

SHELFMARK: Auct. N 2.2.

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