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Bod-Inc: C-297

Cicero, Marcus Tullius

Tusculanae disputationes (comm. Philippus Beroaldus).


Analysis of Content

[A1r] [Title-page.]

[A2r] Beroaldus, Philippus: [Letter addressed to] Philippus Cyulanus. Incipit: ‘Isocrates ille summus disciplinae rhetoricae professor . . .’ Explicit: alimenta sectantibus. Vale et dilige doctorem

B1r Beroaldus, Philippus: [Commentary on Tusculanae disputationes.] Incipit: ‘[P]hilosophia, donum dei, dux vitae . . .’ Explicit: euo sempiterno perfruamur

B1r Cicero, Marcus Tullius: Tusculanae disputationes. Cic. Tusc.

[con6v] Beroaldus, Philippus: ‘Conclusiuncula commentariorum'. Incipit: ‘Habes, mi Philippe, commentarios Tusculanarum . . .’ Explicit: qualiacunque sunt probantur. Vale

[con7r] [Beroaldus, Philippus: Note on the errata, and an addition to the commentary on Book five, addressed to] the reader. Incipit: ‘Lector sincerissime, offendes interdum labeculas quasdam . . .’

[con7r] [Errata.]


Imprint: Bologna: Benedictus Hectoris, 27 July 1496. Folio.


Collation: [A2] B–I6 K–N4 O6 P4 Q–V6 X–Z4 &6 [con]8.


ISTC: ic00640000

GW: GW 6899;

Hain: H *5323 = 2947;

Goff: Goff C‑640;

BMC: BMC VI 843;

Proctor: Pr 6632;

Others: BSB‑Ink C‑408; Rhodes 577; Sheppard 5383.

LCN: 14003574


Copy number: C-297(1)

Wanting the blank leaf [con8].

Binding: Half parchment over marbled paper boards.

Size: 308 × 207 × 33 mm.

Size of leaf: 298 × 188 mm.

Provenance: Don Tadeo Gualli (sixteenth/seventeenth century); inscription on [A1r]: ‘Di Don Tadeo Gualli'. Raimondo Ambrosini (†1914); book-plate, with shelfmark in ink ‘XXXVI 6240'. Acquired in 1918: see BQR 8,9 (1937), 403.

SHELFMARK: Inc. c. I11.1496.1.

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