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Bod-Inc: G-071

Georgius Trapezuntius

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.

[l6r] [Colophon.]

[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.


ISTC: ig00155700

GW: GW 10660;

Hain: HR 7605;

Proctor: Pr 5772;

Others: Ganda 127; Sheppard 4824.

LCN: 14875886


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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