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Bod-Inc: F-045

Ficinus, Marsilius

De christiana religione.


Analysis of Content

[a1r] [Title-page.]

[a1v] ‘Tabula'.

[a3r] Ficinus, Marsilius: ‘Prohoemium', [addressed to] Laurentius de' Medici. Incipit: ‘[A]eterna dei sapientia statuit diuina mysteria saltem in ipsis religionis . . .’

[a4r] Ficinus, Marsilius: De christiana religione. Incipit: ‘[S]ingulas generis humani dotes uidemus in bestiis quibusdam . . .’ See Kristeller, Supplementum Ficinianum, I, p. lix, no. c 2.


Imprint: Venice: Otinus de Luna, 1500. 4°.


Collation: [a] b–x4.


ISTC: if00149000

GW: GW 9877;

Hain: HC Addenda *7070;

Goff: Goff F‑149;

BMC: BMC V 570;

Proctor: Pr 5612;

Others: BSB‑Ink F‑113; Sheppard 4692.

LCN: 14382195


Copy number: F-045(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century English half calf (c.1850?), for the Bodleian Library.

Size: 215 × 163 × 17 mm.

Size of leaf: 211 × 150 mm.

Early marginal annotations, some in red ink.

Some capital strokes in red.

Provenance: Duplicate from the Royal Library, Munich; stamp on [a1r]: ‘Bibliotheca Regia Monacensis'; ‘Dupl' and ‘4636' in pencil on [a1r]. Acquired between 1847 and c.1892, possibly in 1850; not in Catalogus (1843), Appendix.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 5Q 6.85.

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