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Bod-Inc: G-265

Guarinus Veronensis

Regulae grammaticales, et al.


Analysis of Content

[a1r] Guarinus Veronensis: Regulae grammaticales. ‘Clarissimi ac peritissimi uiri Guarini Veronensis regulae foeliciter incipiunt.’ Incipit: ‘[P]artes gramatice sunt quattuor uidelicet littera . . .’ See Sabbadini 38-47; Keith W. Percival, ‘The Historical Sources of Guarino's “Regulae grammaticales": A Reconsideration of Sabbadini's Evidence', in Civiltà dell'Umanesimo: Atti del VI, VII, VIII convegno del Centro Studi Umanistici ‘Angelo Poliziano’ (Florence, 1972), 263-84; Keith W. Percival, ‘Textual Problems in the Latin Grammar of Guarino Veronese', Respublica litterarum, 1 (1978), 241-54; Mirko Tavoni, Latino, grammatica, volgare: Storia di una questione umanistica (Padua, 1984), 73-104.

[d1v] Guarinus Veronensis: Carmina differentialia. ‘De differentiis.’ Incipit: ‘[D]icitur esse nepos de nepa luxuriosus . . .'; hexameters. See Sabbadini 55-7.


Imprint: [Mantua]: Johannes Vurster, [c.1472/3]. 4°.


Collation: [a8 b10 c d8].


ISTC: ig00534100

GW: GW 11619;

Hain: H 8106;

Proctor: Pr 6887;

Others: Sheppard 5621.

LCN: 14460110


Copy number: G-265(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century half calf over marbled pasteboards; bound for Kloß.

Size: 201 × 145 × 11 mm.

Size of leaf: 195 × 137 mm.

Some marginal and interlinear annotations, mainly commenting on the text, in an early hand.

Some two- and three-line initials and capital strokes supplied in red; other initials are supplied in brown ink.

Provenance: Georg Franz Burkhard Kloß (1787-1854); book-label; sale (1835), lot 1882. Purchased for £1. 11. 6; see Books Purchased (1836), 16.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 2Q 5.85.

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