De partibus orationis ex Prisciano compendium.
Analysis of Content
[a2r] Georgius Trapezuntius: [Preface addressed to] Andreas Trapezuntius. Collectanea Trapezuntiana, 125-6, XV.
[a2v] [Georgius Trapezuntius: Verse.] Collectanea Trapezuntiana, 126, XV.
[a2v] Georgius Trapezuntius: De partibus orationis ex Prisciano compendium. Incipit: ‘[Q]uid est grammatica? Grammatica est pars qua Latini sermonis ratio . . .’ See Collectanea Trapezuntiana, 479, CXXXVII, no. 2. This recension includes the additional section on indeclinable parts of speech, beginning on [k1r], for which see Collectanea Trapezuntiana, 479.
[l6v] [Georgius Trapezuntius: [Epilogue addressed to Cola Montanus.] Collectanea Trapezuntiana, 188-9, XXXVII.
Imprint: Milan: [Antonius Zarotus], 1472. 4°.
Collation: [a–g8 h6 i–l8].
Remarks: Collation as GW, not as Ganda, where the number of leaves and the collation do not match.
GW: GW 10660;
Hain: HR 7605;
Proctor: Pr 5772;
Others: Ganda 127; Sheppard 4824.
Copy number: G-071(1)
Wanting the blank leaves [a1], [l7-8]; [h6] is blank. The Greek passages are not supplied in printing, or in manuscript; the letter ‘l' is included in the years on [l6r] and [l6v], unlike the description of GW.
Binding: Nineteenth-century calf for the Bodleian Library, with gold fillets on both covers, marbled pastedowns, and gilt-edged leaves.
Size: 202 × 150 × 16 mm.
Size of leaf: 196 × 143 mm.
Some initials are supplied in red; capital strokes in red.
Provenance: Purchased for £5. 5. 0; see Books Purchased (1843), 49.
SHELFMARK: Auct. 2Q 6.69.
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