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Bod-Inc: D-154

Donatus, Aelius

Commentum in Terentii Comoedias.


Analysis of Content

[a2r] [Donatus, Aelius: Commentum in Terentii Comoedias.] Don. Ter. See D‑153.

[G9r] [Zovenzonius, Raphael: Verse.] Incipit: ‘Qui cupit obstrusam frugem gustasse Terenti | Donatum querat noscere grammaticum'; 1 elegiac distich. See D‑153.


Imprint: [Strasbourg: The R‑Printer (Johann Mentelin and Adolf Rusch), c.1473]. Folio.


Collation: [a8 b c10 d e6 f–i8 k6 l m8 n–p10 q8 r–t10 v8 x10 y z8 A10 B C6 D–F8 G10].

Remarks: Collation follows BMC and Sheppard, not GW.


ISTC: id00354000

GW: GW 9037 (Anm. 2);

Hain: H *6382;

Goff: Goff D‑354;

BMC: BMC I 61;

Proctor: Pr 238;

Others: BSB‑Ink D‑278; Rhodes 702; Sack, Freiburg, 1286; Sheppard 218.

LCN: 14888860


Copy number: D-154(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century English, diced russia, bound for the Bodleian Library, decorated with a single gold fillet on each cover; gold-tooled spine; gilt-edged leaves; marbled pastedowns; the gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers.

Size: 306 × 217 × 46 mm.

Size of leaf: 300 × 194 mm.

Signatures in early brown ink; some catch words supplied in black ink.

Initials are supplied in red or blue.

Provenance: Petershausen, near Konstanz, Benedictines, S. Gregorius Magnus; inscription on [a1r]: ‘Ad domum Sancti Petri et structuram pertinet'. Lüder Kulenkamp (1724-1794); sale catalogue (1796), p. 455, lot 19. Purchased with Terentius, Comoediae. Venice: Nicolaus Girardengus, de Novis, 15 Dec. 1479 (T‑032; Auct. O 1.8) for £1. 1. 6; see Books Purchased (1796), 2.

SHELFMARK: Auct. O 1.11.

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