Cicero, Marcus Tullius
De amicitia, et al.
Analysis of Content
a2r Cicero, Marcus Tullius: De amicitia. Cic. Amic.
c3r Cicero, Marcus Tullius: De senectute. Cic. Sen.
Imprint: Louvain: Johannes de Westfalia, 17 May 1483. Folio.
Remarks: Often found with Goff C‑599 and C‑622.
Collation: a–c8 d10.
GW: GW 6997;
Hain: HC 5272 (III);
Goff: Goff C‑560;
BMC: BMC IX 141;
Proctor: Pr 9231 (II);
Others: Campbell 433; HPT II 435; ILC 570; Oates 3710; Sheppard 7089.
Copy number: C-338(1)
1. Marcus Tullius Cicero, Paradoxa stoicorum, with commentary. [Louvain: Johannes de Westfalia, 1483?] (C‑345).
Binding: Eighteenth-century mottled calf, with triple gold fillets on each cover; gold-tooled spine; marbled pastedowns; the gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers.
Size: 292 × 219 × 27 mm.
Size of leaf: 283 × 187 mm.
Wanting the blank leaf a1.
Initials and paragraph marks are supplied in red. Capital strokes and underlining in red.
Provenance: Pietro-Antonio Bolongaro-Crevenna (1735-1792); printed label of the sale (1789), part II lot 1761; in the annotated catalogue marked down to Payne for Fl. 6.5. Purchased through Thomas Payne for £0. 10. 6; see Books Purchased (1790), 6.
SHELFMARK: Auct. N 2.26a(2).
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