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Bod-Inc: D-032

Datus, Augustinus



Analysis of Content

[a1r] Datus, Augustinus: [Elegantiolae.] ‘De variis loquendi regulis siue poetarum preceptis'. Incipit: ‘[C]redimus iamdudum a plerisque viris etiam disertissimis . . .’

[e3r] [Praeceptorum summula.] Incipit: ‘[P]ro maiori autem exercitacione nanciscenda preceptorum summula . . .’ Explicit: oratoribus sunt reperta

[e5r] Modus orandi. Incipit: ‘Peticionis loci sunt quatuor, primus quidem ex honestate . . .’ Explicit: facile existimabis

[f6v] Guarinus [Veronensis]: ‘Praecepta quaedam de studendi ordine', [addressed to] Leonellus d'Este, Duke of Modena and Ferrara. Incipit: ‘[U]t igitur et absens studia tua, Leonelle princeps, si non . . .’


Imprint: [Cologne: Ulrich Zell, c.1470]. 4°.


Collation: [a–f8].


ISTC: id00087500

GW: GW 8123;

Hain: H *5967;

BMC: BMC I 189;

Proctor: Pr 866;

Others: Oates 363; Sack, Freiburg, 1211-12; Sheppard 654; Voulliéme, Köln, 363.

LCN: 14817330


Copy number: D-032(1)

Binding: Marbled paper reinforced with another leaf. Remains of red leather label, bearing imprint of the number ‘295'.

Size: 215 × 150 × 11 mm.

Size of leaf: 213 × 148 mm.

Gatherings numbered 6-11.

Provenance: Treuttell and Würtz; sale (1817), lot 258, for £0. 12. 6; according to the sale catalogue, this copy was then ‘in a red morocco case'; note by Heber inside the upper cover. Richard Heber (1773-1833); see Catalogue, 7 (1835), lot 494(3), the complete lot being sold for £0. 14. 0. Probably purchased in 1835, but not found in Books Purchased (1835).

Former Bodleian shelfmark: 295 b.8.

SHELFMARK: Auct. Q inf. 1.23.

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