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Bod-Inc: D-129

Donatus, Aelius

Ars minor.



Imprint: [The Netherlands: Prototypography, undated]. 4°.


Collation: [a8 b4].


ISTC: id00326300

GW: GW 8791;

Hain: C 2089c;

Proctor: Pr 8825;

Others: Campbell–Kronenberg 633 (50); Sheppard 6848.


Copy number: D-129(1)

Leaf [a1] only, printed on parchment.

Binding: Red velvet over pasteboards, kept in an eighteenth-century(?) box covered with brown calf.

Size: 209 × 152 × 15 mm.

Size of leaf: 192 × 133 mm.

Unidentified parchment manuscript slip, formerly pasted over one edge of the fragment, now attached to front endleaf.

Initials are supplied in red; capital strokes in red.

Provenance: Anonymous sale (London: Evans, 6 Feb. 1832), lot 438, for £3. 5. 0. Samuel Butler (1774-1839); manuscript note on the pastedown, signed ‘S. Butler'; sale, pt III, lot 50. For purchase see D‑124.

Former Bodleian shelfmark: Auct. 2Q inf. 1.51.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 7Q 4.58.

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