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Bod-Inc: C-340

Cicero, Marcus Tullius

De amicitia.


Analysis of Content

a1r Omnibonus Leonicenus [pseudo-: Preface to commentary on De amicitia.] Incipit: ‘[O]pusculum hoc de amicitia in duas consumi partes a lectoribus . . .’

a1r Cicero, Marcus Tullius: De amicitia. Cic. Amic.

a1r Omnibonus Leonicenus [pseudo-: Commentary on De amicitia.] Incipit: ‘  “[M]utius”. Ex Mutiorum familia fuit Scaeuola . . .’ See C‑326.


Imprint: [Milan: Leonardus Pachel and Uldericus Scinzenzeler, c.1483]. Folio.

Remarks: Apparently printed to supplement Zarotus's undated edition (not before 1482) of De officiis, De senectute, Paradoxa (GW 6949, Pr 5840).


Collation: a b6 c8.

Types: Types: Printed with Pachel and Scinzenzeler's types 110 R and 76 R. Capital space on a1r, also spaces for Greek. The state of type 110 R agrees with that found in the signed Terentius, 15 Mar. 1483 (Pr 5943) and Juvenal, 16 Apr. 1483 (Pr 5945). Type 76 R is used without the hyphen.

Leaves: 20 leaves, the last blank.

Line number: 61 lines of commentary surrounding the text (a2r).

Type area: Type area: 237 ×153 mm (a2r).

Remarks: Leaf a1r: ‘Omniboni Leoniceni Vicentini in .M. T. Ciceronis de amicitia Opuſculum interpretatio: | . . .'; text, l. 6: ‘M. T. C. Lælius ſiue de amicitia Dialogus ad .T. | Pōponium Atticum Præfatio.'; c7r, commentary, l. 58: ‘ . . . nihil præſtabili9 | amicitia exiſtimetis. | FINIS.’


ISTC: ic00560100

Proctor: Not in Pr;

Others: Sheppard 4950-1.

LCN: 14886546


Copy number: C-340(1)

Bound with C‑323; see there for details of the binding and provenance.

Size of leaf: 236 × 153 mm.

On c8v verses, copied in a fifteenth/sixteenth-century hand: ‘Iam fallit frater fratrem'; ‘Farmi coluy chi me dol | [ ] mal | Dilligo illum qui hodit me'; ‘Iam fallit pater patrem iam fallit filia matrem | Castigas turpia cum sis inter Socraticos notissima fossa cinaedos | Fronti nulla fides quis enim invicus habundat' (the first line is not identified; the next ones are respectively Juv. 2. 9-10, and Juv. 2. 8, with variations.)

SHELFMARK: Auct. P inf. 2.15(4).

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