Commentum in Terentii Comoedias.
Analysis of Content
a1r Donatus, [Aelius]: Commentum in Terentii Comoedias. Don. Ter. See D‑153.
Imprint: Milan: Antonius Zarotus, 6 July 1476. Folio.
Collation: a10 b–h I k–r8 s [*6] t u8 x10.
Remarks: Gathering [*] numbered but not signed.
GW: GW 9038;
Hain: H *6385;
Goff: Goff D‑355;
BMC: BMC VI 713;
Proctor: Pr 5795;
Others: BSB‑Ink D‑279; Ganda 49; Sheppard 4842.
Copy number: D-155(1)
Damaged by water, with consequent slight loss of text in gathering x. Gathering [*] here bound after gathering h.
Binding: Eighteenth-century calf, both covers decorated with double gold fillets; gold-tooled spine; the gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers.
Size: 337 × 236 × 38 mm.
Size of leaf: 331 × 222 mm.
Occasional early marginal annotations.
On a1r a seven-line initial ‘P' and on k7r a seven-line initial ‘S', are both supplied in blue, with red pen-work infill, decoration, and extensions into the margins. Other initials are supplied in red.
Provenance: John Symmons (nineteenth century); armorial book-plate; see Howe, Book Plates, 28732. Purchased for £0. 10. 6; see Books Purchased (1828), 10.
SHELFMARK: Auct. N inf. 2.22.
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