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Bod-Inc: F-076

Florus, Lucius Annaeus

Epitomae rerum Romanarum.


Analysis of Content

[a2r] Florus, Lucius Annaeus: Epitomae rerum Romanarum. Flor. Epit.

[g10v] [Verse.] Incipit: ‘Florus habet paruo numerosa uolumina Liui | Codice in Italica maximus historia'; 3 elegiac distichs. See Walther, Initia, 6670, referring to this edition.


Imprint: [Venice: Printer of Basilius, ‘De Vita Solitaria', c.1471]. 4°.


Collation: [a–f8 g10].


ISTC: if00232000

GW: GW 10093;

Hain: H 7197;

Goff: Goff F‑232;

BMC: BMC V 187;

Proctor: Pr 5654;

Others: Sheppard 3312.

LCN: 14828621


Copy number: F-076(1)

Leaf [g10v], colophon, l. 2 ‘ . . . Italica . . .', rather than ‘ . . . Italia . . .', as BMC.

Binding: Late eighteenth-century calf; bound for the Bodleian Library; marbled pastedowns; gilt-edged leaves; the gold stamp of the Library on both covers.

Size: 290 × 187 × 22 mm.

Size of leaf: 281 × 175 mm.

Early marginal notes, mainly extracting key words. Foliation supplied in black ink: 1-58.

Provenance: Purchased for £3. 5. 0: see Books Purchased (1792), 1.

SHELFMARK: Auct. L 3.26.

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