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Bod-Inc: G-262

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.’ See G‑261.

c3r Guarinus Veronensis: ‘Carmen.’ Incipit: ‘Quam iuuenis sapit iste senem probat ecce libellus'; 1 hexameter.

c3r Guarinus Veronensis: [Letter addressed to] Baptista Guarinus ‘Guarinus Baptistae Guarino filio iocundissimo salutem.’ See G‑261.


Imprint: [Ferrara: Andreas Belfortis, c.1474]. 4°.


Collation: a8 b6 c4.


ISTC: ig00529000

GW: GW 11596;

Hain: H 8130;

Goff: Goff G‑529;

BMC: BMC VI 603;

Proctor: Pr 5732;

Others: not in Sheppard.

LCN: 14458720


Copy number: G-262(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century quarter red morocco over marbled paper boards; marbled pastedowns and gilt-edged leaves. Green silk bookmark.

Size: 211 × 160 × 8 mm.

Size of leaf: 208 × 152 mm.

On a3v a marginal annotation in an early hand quoting from the text the word: ‘Ouidius.’

On a1r a four-line initial is supplied in pink with foliate and floral decoration.

Provenance: Ingram Bywater (1840-1914); Elenchus, no. 1537. Bequeathed in 1914.

SHELFMARK: Byw. N 8.11.

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