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Bod-Inc: C-218

Cicero, Marcus Tullius

Rhetorica ad C. Herennium.


Analysis of Content

a2r [Guarinus, Baptista: Commentary on Rhetorica ad Herennium.] Incipit: ‘[S]olebant maiores in exponendis libris multa . . .’ See Sabbadini 93-7.

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


Imprint: Milan: Uldericus Scinzenzeler, 10 Feb. 1489. 4°.


Collation: a–f ff g–i6 K4.


ISTC: ic00681000

GW: GW 6728;

Hain: HCR 5088;

Goff: Goff C‑681;

Proctor: Pr 6010;

Others: Sheppard 4985.

LCN: 14841503


Copy number: C-218(1)

Wanting a1.

Binding: Quarter gold-tooled russia over red paper boards; marbled pastedowns; the gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers.

Size: 310 × 215 × 17 mm.

Size of leaf: 300 × 200 mm.

Some early marginal annotations on a2r, mainly extracting names of authors.

Provenance: Luigi Celotti (c.1768-c.1846); sale, 26 Apr. 1819, lot 509. Purchased for £1. 1. 0; see Books Purchased (1825), 7.

SHELFMARK: Auct. N inf. 2.6.

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