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Bod-Inc: G-024

Galeottus Martius

Refutatio obiectorum in librum De homine a Georgio Merula.


Analysis of Content

a2r Martius, Galeottus: [Prefatory letter addressed to] Federicus [de Montefeltro], Duke of Urbino. Incipit: ‘[I]amdudum, illustrissime princeps Federice, exoptaui aliquid excudere . . .’

a5r Martius, Galeottus: Refutatio obiectorum in librum De homine a Georgio Merula. Incipit: ‘[D]iu mecum ipse agitaui deberemne maledictis cuiusdam Georgii Merulae respondere . . .’ See G‑023.


Imprint: Venice: Jacobus Rubeus, [after 5 Mar.] 1476. 4° and 8°.


Collation: a12 b–k8 l m10.


ISTC: ig00045000

Hain: HC 7437; C 2622;

Goff: Goff G‑45;

BMC: BMC V 215;

Proctor: Pr 4244;

Others: CIBN M‑188; Osler, IM 105; Rhodes 803; Sheppard 3423.

LCN: 14550259


Copy number: G-024(1)

Binding: Italian parchment after 1708; pastedown is an Italian broadside calendar for that year, with text the side facing down.

Size: 201 × 146 × 27 mm.

Size of leaf: 197 × 140 mm.

Some early marginal annotations, mainly extracting names of authors.

Provenance: Richard Heber (1773-1833); stamp; see Catalogue, 1 (1834), lot 4599, sold for £0. 4. 6. Samuel Weller Singer (1783-1858); sale (11 Apr. 1860), lot 205, purchased through Charles J. Stewart Purchased for £0. 16. 0; see Books Purchased (1860), 31.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 4Q 5.34.

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