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Bod-Inc: G-159

Gionata, Marino

Il Giardino.


Analysis of Content

a1v [Verse.] Incipit: ‘Hortulus iste tibi iam circum florida septus'; 11 hexameters.

a2r Marino, Gionata: Il giardino. ‘Comensa la prima parte del Giardeno compilato et composto dal Angionese Marino Yonatha al diuoti et fideli Christiani de fugire l'eterna morte.’ Francesco Ettari, ‘El Giardeno of Marino Jonata Agnonese: An Italian Poem of the Fifteenth Century', Romanic Review, 14 (1923), 1-46, 131-67.

n8r [Colophon.]

n8r [Table of contents.]


Imprint: Naples: [Cristannus Preller], 28 June 1490. Folio.


Collation: a b8 c6 d8 e6 f g8 h6 i8 k6 l m8 n10 .

Illustrations: Large woodcut on a1v.


ISTC: ig00306600

GW: GW 10933;

Hain: HC 1104;

Proctor: Pr 6738;

Others: Fava–Bresciano 178; Hillard 897; Sander 3157; Sheppard 5468.

LCN: 14740453


Copy number: G-159(1)

Wanting the blank leaf n10.

Binding: Nineteenth-century calf, bound for the Bodleian Library; marbled pastedowns; the gold stamp of the Library on both covers.

Size: 285 × 202 × 21 mm.

Size of leaf: 273 × 188 mm.

On a2r marginal notes, extracting key words, in the hand of Jacopo Castelvetro.

Provenance: Jacopo Castelvetro (1546-1616); inscription on a1v: ‘Di Giacopo Castelvetri'; in the lower margin of a1r: ‘M F'. Acquired by 1674; see Hyde, Catalogus (1674), I 432.

Former Bodleian shelfmark: 4° M 42 Art.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 2Q 3.19.

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