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Fulvius Sabinus, Andreas

Epistola nova.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a1v Fulvius Sabinus, Andreas: [Letter addressed to] Pompeius Columna, Bishop of Rieti. Incipit: ‘Lectitanti mihi Graecorum historias . . .’

a2r Fulvius Sabinus, Andreas: Epistola nova. Incipit: ‘Quam tibi mittit amans poscit Stenobaea salutem | Hanc nisi tu solus tradere nemo potest'; elegiac distichs. See Roberto Weiss, ‘Andrea Fulvio antiquario romano (c.1470-1527)', Annali della Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa, ser. 2, 28 (1959), 1-44, at 18-19.


Imprint: [Rome: Stephanus Guilleretus or Jacobus Mazochius, c.1510-12]. 4°.

Remarks: On the date see Weiss 18-19. The BM STC ascribes to [Johann Besicken, 1505?].


Collation: a6.


ISTC: is00012000

GW: GW IX col. 212;

Goff: Goff S‑12;

Proctor: Pr 3989;

Others: Sheppard 3174; Short-Title Catalogue of Books Printed in Italy and of Italian Books Printed in Other Countries from 1465 to 1600 now in the British Library (London, 1958, repr. 1986), p. 283.

LCN: 14550231


Copy number: (F-112)(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century half calf over marbled pasteboards, the spine gold-tooled.

Size: 205 × 145 × 5 mm.

Size of leaf: 200 × 134 mm.

Provenance and date of acquisition unknown; most books with neighbouring shelfmarks were acquired between 1834 and 1859.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 6Q 6.49.

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