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Bod-Inc: C-394

Columna, Guido de

Historia destructionis Troiae.


Analysis of Content

a2r Columna, Guido de: Historia destructionis Troiae. See C‑392.

z3v [Note on the composition of the work.] See C‑392.

z4v ‘Tabula'.


Imprint: [Louvain: Johannes de Westfalia, between 8 Apr. 1476 and Nov. 1477]. 4°.

Remarks: Dated in HPT.


Collation: a–x8 y z6. Leaf i4 is erroneously signed i3; k1 is erroneously signed i4.


ISTC: ic00771000

GW: GW 7228;

Hain: HC, Addenda, *5502 = HC 5504;

Goff: Goff C‑771;

BMC: BMC IX 153;

Proctor: Pr 9265;

Others: BSB‑Ink G‑432; Campbell 872; HPT II 435; ILC 606; Oates 3743; Polain 1127; Sheppard 7109.

LCN: 14427645


Copy number: C-394(1)

According to table of contents on front endleaf, formerly bound with Georgius Gemistus, De gestis Graecorum, Dionysius of Halicarnassus, Praecepta rhetorica and Demetrius of Phalerum, Praecepta rhetorica; these items are also listed with it in the Benefactors' Register I 49; probably Gemistus, De gestis Graecorum post pugnam ad Mantineam per capita tractatio, M. A. Antimacho interprete . . . (Basel, 1540) [4° D 28(1) Jur.]

Wanting the blank leaves a1 and z6.

Binding: Seventeenth-century English (Oxford) blind-tooled calf for the Bodleian Library; two ties lost; rebacked. Fragments of a twelfth-century commentary on Judicum and of a thirteenth-century exposition of liturgical terms in the Missal used as pastedowns; see Ker, Pastedowns, nos 1511-12; the gold stamp of the Library on both covers.

Size: 188 × 135 × 45 mm.

Size of leaf: 181 × 128 mm.

Marginal notes in a seventeenth-century(?) hand.

Initials supplied in brown ink.

Provenance: John Barcham or Barkham (1572?–1642); on front endleaf inscription: ‘Liber Uniuersitatis Oxon[iensis] ex dono Johannis Barchami, Socii Coll. Corp. Christi Oxon[iensis]', followed by a list of contents in the same hand. Donated by Barcham; see James, Catalogus (1605), 305; Jensen, ‘Benefactors' Register', no. 75.

Former Bodleian shelfmark: Art. C 2.16; Linc. B 18.12.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q 6.13.

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