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Bod-Inc: C-501

Curtius Rufus, Quintus



Analysis of Content

a1v Rugerius, Ugo: [Letter to] Franciscus Maria Rangonus. Incipit: ‘[C]onsyderanti mihi, magnifice ac generose comes . . .’ Dated Reggio Emilia, 23 July 1500.

a2r Curtius Rufus, Quintus [pseudo-]: Epistolae [five books.] Incipit: ‘[F]ures ut custodes mihi . . .’ On authorship see Q. Curtius Rufus, ed. N. E. Lemaire, vol. 1 (Paris, 1822), pp. xliii–xlv.


Imprint: Reggio Emilia: Ugo Rugerius, 31 Aug. 1500. 4°.


Collation: a10 b c8.

Illustrations: Woodcut initials.


ISTC: ic00997000

GW: GW 7881 (Pseudo-Curtius);

Hain: HC *5892;

Goff: Goff C‑997;

BMC: BMC VII 1093;

Proctor: Pr 7263;

Others: BSB‑Ink C‑722; Sack, Freiburg, 1198; Sheppard 6027.

LCN: 14817969


Copy number: C-501(1)

Sheets c3.6 and c4.5 transposed.

Binding: Eighteenth-century quarter calf; marbled pastedowns.

Size: 216 × 160 × 10 mm.

Size of leaf: 210 × 155 mm.

Early foliation, running headlines, and numbering of letters.

Provenance: Jo[hannes] Philippus Sertorius (eighteenth century?); on a1r a cancelled inscription: ‘Jo. Philippus Sertorius'. Purchased for £1. 1. 0; see Books Purchased (1858), 28.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 5Q 6.110.

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