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Bod-Inc: G-204

Gregorius I, Pont. Max.

Dialogorum libri quattuor [Italian], et al.


Analysis of Content

a2r [Cavalca, Domenico]: ‘Il prologo del uulgarizatore.’ See G‑203.

a2v Gregorius I, Pont. Max.: Dialogorum libri quattuor [Italian. Translated by Domenico Cavalca.] Incipit: ‘[U]no giorno essendo io tropo affatichato e dipresso in questione da molti . . .’

m2r [Colophon.]

m2v [Paulus Diaconus]: Vita S. Gregorii [Italian. Probably translated by Domenico Cavalca.] Incipit: ‘[G]regorio figliol di Gordiano naque in l'alma citade di Roma . . .’ See Dufner 120.


Imprint: Milan: Leonardus Pachel and Uldericus Scinzenzeler, 9 May 1481. 4°.


Collation: a–i K l8 m6.

Remarks: Leaf a2 signed a1, etc.


ISTC: ig00412000

GW: GW 11410;

Hain: HCR 7976;

Goff: Goff G‑412;

BMC: BMC VI 749;

Proctor: Pr 5935;

Others: Sheppard 4938.

LCN: 14552700


Copy number: G-204(1)

Wanting the blank leaf a1.

Binding: Eighteenth-century mottled calf, with gold-tooled spine, marbled pastedowns; the gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers.

Size: 251 × 183 × 25 mm.

Size of leaf: 247 × 178 mm.

Provenance: Purchased in Florence via D. A. Talboys, Oxford, for £0. 5. 0; see Books Purchased (1832), 10, and Library Bills (1829-32), no. 446.

Former Bodleian shelfmark: Auct. P 4.16.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 7Q 3.8.

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