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Bod-Inc: E-089

Eyb, Albertus de

Praecepta artis rhetoricae.


Analysis of Content

A2r Pius II, Pont. Max. [pseudo-; Eyb, Albertus de]: Praecepta artis rhetoricae. Dedicated to [Johann] von Baden, Archbishop of Trier. Incipit: ‘[B]ene esset, vir illustris . . .’ Although transmitted under the name of Pius II and later included in his Opera omnia (Basel, 1571), 991-1034, this is in fact by Albertus de Eyb and part of his Margarita poetica; see VL I 180-6, at 182-3 no. 5.

F6r [Verse colophon.] Incipit: ‘Siluius Aeneas Hetruscae gloria gentis'; 2 elegiac distichs.


Imprint: Toulouse: [Henricus Mayer, for] Johannes Parix, [c.1495]. 4°.


Collation: A–E8 F6.


ISTC: ie00185400

GW: GW 9543;

Proctor: not in Pr;

Others: Sheppard 6762.

LCN: 14014645


Copy number: E-089(1)

Binding: Twentieth-century blue morocco.

Size: 197 × 133 × 15 mm.

Size of leaf: 188 × 124 mm.

Provenance: James Patrick Ronaldson Lyell (1871-1949); armorial book-plate. Presented by him in 1944.

SHELFMARK: Don. e.233.

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