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Bod-Inc: E-052

Eusebius Caesariensis

De evangelica praeparatione.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a2r Georgius Trapezuntius: ‘Praefatio' [addressed to] Nicolaus V, Pont. Max. See E‑047.

a2r Eusebius Caesariensis: De evangelica praeparatione. Translated by Georgius Trapezuntius. Incipit: ‘[C]um quid sit Christianismus nescientibus aperire statuerim . . .’

l4r [Colophon.]

l4v Bononius Tarvisanus, Hieronymus: [Letter addressed to] Albertus Vonicus Tarvisanus. Incipit: ‘[M]agna, Alberte clarissime ac rerum dignarum studiosissime, priscos homines . . .’

l4v Bononius Tarvisanus, Hieronymus: ‘Carmen'. Incipit: ‘Eusebius graio tantum sermone loquebar | Nec poteram latiis utilis esse uiris'; 5 elegiac distichs.

l5r ‘Tabula'.


Imprint: Venice: [Bartholomaeus de Zanis], 10 Nov. 1500. Folio.


Collation: a–l6.


ISTC: ie00123000

GW: GW 9445;

Hain: H *6707;

Goff: Goff E‑123;

BMC: BMC V 435;

Proctor: Pr 5102;

Others: BSB‑Ink E‑119; Hillard 782; Collectanea Trapezuntiana, 723 no. 6; Sack, Freiburg, 1384; Sheppard 4179.

LCN: 14864547


Copy number: E-052(1)

Wanting the blank leaf l6.

Binding: Nineteenth-century half calf, bound for the Bodleian Library.

Size: 329 × 230 × 12 mm.

Size of leaf: 320 × 215 mm.

Occasional marginal annotations and underlining in the text.

Provenance: Duplicate from the Royal Library, Munich; ‘Duplum' and pencil no. ‘5422' on a1r. Acquired between 1847 and c.1892, possibly in 1850; not in Catalogus (1843) with Appendix.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 5Q 4.25.

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