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Bod-Inc: D-141

Donatus, Aelius

Ars minor.


Analysis of Content

A1r Donatus, [Aelius]: Ars minor. Schwenke, Donat, 37-49; ed. Holtz, 585-602, with different explicit.

C6r [Verse.] Incipit: ‘Fac puer assiduo Donatum disce labore | Nam bona queque tibi sub breuitate dabit'; 1 elegiac distich.


Imprint: [Basel: Michael Furter, after 1500?]. 4°.


Collation: A8 B4 C6.

Illustrations: Woodcuts on A1r and C6v; see Schramm XXII, pl. 136, no. 1071, pl. 178, no. 1237, and pl. 187, no. 1263, with printed foliate staff border added.


ISTC: id00340600

GW: GW 8957;

Others: Schramm XXII 1071, 1237, 1263; Sheppard 2531.

LCN: 14886965


Copy number: D-141(1)

Woodcut on A1r cropped.

Binding: Nineteenth-century blind-tooled calf; marbled pastedowns.

Size: 201 × 145 × 10 mm.

Size of leaf: 197 × 135 mm.

Marginal notes, some in red ink, in several sixteenth-century German hands.

Provenance and date of acquisition unknown; the shelfmark may indicate a date c.1826.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 2Q 5.39.

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