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Bod-Inc: G-261

Guarinus, Baptista

De ordine docendi ac studendi.


Analysis of Content

a1r Guarinus, Baptista: De ordine docendi ac studendi. [Dedicated to] Maffeus Gambara. ‘Batista Guarinus ad Maffeum Gambaram Brixianum adolescentem generosum discipulum suum de ordine docendi ac studendi.’ De arte docendi ac studendi, ed. Luigi Piacente (Bari, 1975), 32-92; also Il pensiero pedagogico dell'umanesimo, ed. Eugenio Garin, I classici della pedagogia italiana, 2 (Firenze, 1958), 434-71; see G. Pette, ‘Per il testo del ‘De ordine docendi ac studendi' di Battista Guarini', Studi Urbinati di storia, filosofia e letteratura, N. ser. B, 52 (1978), 351-65.

c4v Guarinus Veronensis: ‘Carmen.’ Incipit: ‘Quam iuuenis sapit iste senem probat ecce libellus'; 1 hexameter.

c5r Guarinus Veronensis: [Letter addressed to] Baptista Guarinus. ‘Guarinus Baptistae Guarino filio iocundissimo salutem.’ De arte docendi ac studendi, 94-6.


Imprint: [Ferrara: Andreas Belfortis, Gallus, c.1475]. 8°.

Remarks: As dated by Sheppard.


Collation: a b8 c6.


ISTC: ig00528000

GW: GW 11595;

Hain: H *8128;

Goff: Goff G‑528;

Proctor: Pr 5730;

Others: BSB‑Ink G‑424; Oates 2236; Sheppard 4770.

LCN: 14458638


Copy number: G-261(1)

In gathering b signatures are stamped in the lower right-hand corners of b1-3.

Binding: Eighteenth/nineteenth-century russia; gilt-edged leaves and marbled pastedowns.

Size: 202 × 135 × 10 mm.

Size of leaf: 196 × 130 mm.

On c6v an early inscription, partly cropped.

On a1r a four-line initial and paragraph mark are supplied in red and blue. Capitals touched with yellow wash.

Provenance: Richard Heber (1773-1833); stamp on the front endleaf: ‘Bibliotheca Heberiana'; see Catalogue, 2 (1834), lot 2488, sold for £0. 18. 0. Purchased for £0. 18. 0; see Books Purchased (1834), 12.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 2Q 5.65.

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