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Bod-Inc: D-088


Ars grammatica.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a1v [Table of contents.]

a2r Diomedes: [Prefatory letter addressed to] Athanasius. Keil, Grammatici latini, I 299.

a2r Diomedes: Ars grammatica. Keil, Grammatici latini, I 300-529.

i4r Phocas: De nomine et verbo. Keil, Grammatici latini, V 410-39.

k5r Priscianus: Institutio de nomine, pronomine et verbo. ‘Epitoma'. Keil, Grammatici latini, III 443-56.

l3v Caper, Flavius [pseudo-]: De orthographia. Keil, Grammatici latini, VII 92-107.

l5r Agroecius: [Prefatory letter addressed to] Bishop Eucherius. Keil, Grammatici latini, VII 113-14; see D‑084.

l5r Agroecius: De orthographia. Keil, Grammatici latini, VII 114-25.

m1r Donatus, [Aelius]: De octo partibus orationis [Ars maior, parts II and III]. Keil, Grammatici latini, IV 372-92.

m6v Donatus, [Aelius]: De barbarismo. Keil, Grammatici latini, IV 392-402.

n2v [Verse.] Incipit: ‘Barbariem quicunque cupis vitare loquendo | Donati hoc lecto codice doctus eris'; 1 elegiac distich.

n3r Servius Honoratus: Commentarius in artem Donati. ‘In secundam Donati editionem interpretatio'. Keil, Grammatici latini, IV 405-20.

o1v Sergius [Servius, the Grammarian]: Explanationes artis Donati. ‘In secundam Donati editionem commentarius'. Keil, Grammatici latini, IV 428-43.


Imprint: Venice: Theodorus de Ragazonibus, 12 June 1495. Folio.


Collation: a–o6.


ISTC: id00238000

GW: GW 8404 (Anm. 1);

Hain: H 6217 = HC 6219;

Goff: Goff D‑238;

BMC: BMC V 478;

Proctor: Pr 5269;

Others: BSB‑Ink D‑164; Sheppard 4348.

LCN: 14816332


Copy number: D-088(1)

Gathering o hinged. Leaf o6 backed.

Binding: Half red morocco, over marbled pasteboards; gold-tooled spine; the gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers.

Size: 308 × 214 × 15 mm.

Size of leaf: 300 × 198 mm.

Early underlining and marginal notes in black ink, mainly extracting key words but also in places expanding on the text; some metrical notes.

Some initials are supplied in black ink.

Provenance: Richard Baynes; note on front endleaf: ‘Purchased of Baynes 1826', but not found in Baynes's 1826 catalogues. Purchased for £2. 2. 0; see Books Purchased (1826), 9.

SHELFMARK: Auct. N inf. 2.18.

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