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Bod-Inc: G-057

Gellius, Aulus

Noctes Atticae.


Analysis of Content

a2r [Gellius, Aulus: Noctes Atticae.] Gel.

z6r [Bussis, Johannes Andreas de: Note on the missing book 8.] Incipit: ‘Volumina commentariorum ad hunc diem uiginti iam facta sunt . . .’

z6r [Colophon.]

A1v [Table of contents.]


Imprint: Venice: Andreas de Paltasichis, 1477. Folio.


Collation: a10 b–x8 y z6 A B8.


ISTC: ig00121000

GW: GW 10596;

Hain: HC *7520;

Goff: Goff G‑121;

BMC: BMC V 251;

Proctor: Pr 4423;

Others: BSB‑Ink G‑64; Rhodes 816; Sheppard 3556.

LCN: 14829096


Copy number: G-057(1)

Gatherings A and B bound at the beginning before gathering a.

Binding: Nineteenth-century blind-tooled calf; the gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers; the lower cover loose.

Size: 311 × 210 × 38 mm.

Size of leaf: 305 × 195 mm.

Copious early marginal notes, mostly in red ink in the text, black ink in the contents list, including key words, some notes in Greek; also ‘nota' marks and some corrections to the text.

Paragraph marks are supplied in red ink. Manuscript foliation in black: 1-181.

Provenance: Baccius Valor, son of Philippus Valor (†1494) (fifteenth/sixteenth century); inscription on A1r: ‘Baccii Valorii Philippi filii volumina', also name on z6r. According to ‘Catalogus Bibliothecae Novae', fol. 122r from the collection of Richard Furney (†1753).

Former Bodleian shelfmark: Auct. P 3.1.

SHELFMARK: Auct. O 5.1.

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