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Bod-Inc: H-196

Horatius Flaccus, Quintus



Analysis of Content

[a1r] Horatius Flaccus, Quintus: Carmina. Hor. Carm.

[g1v] Horatius Flaccus, Quintus: Epodae. Hor. Epod.

[h6r] Horatius Flaccus, Quintus: Carmen saeculare. Hor. Saec.

[h7v] [Verse.] Incipit: ‘Hoc quicunque dedit Venusini carmen Horatii | Et studio formis correctum effinxit in istis'; 4 hexameters. See Walther, Initia, 8327.

[i1r] Horatius Flaccus, Quintus: Sermones. Hor. S.

[o1r] Horatius Flaccus, Quintus: Epistolae. Hor. Ep.

[r1r] Horatius Flaccus, Quintus: Ars poetica. Hor. Ars.


Imprint: [Venice: Printer of Basilius, ‘De vita solitaria', c.1471-2]. 4°.

Remarks: As dated by CIBN; Sheppard dates [1471].


Collation: [a–f10 g h8 i–m10 n2 o–r10].


ISTC: ih00439000

Hain: HCR 8866;

Goff: Goff H‑439;

BMC: BMC V 187;

Proctor: Pr 5652;

Others: CIBN H‑268; Sheppard 3313. Microfiche: Unit 8: Printing in Italy before 1472: Part II.

LCN: 14464155


Copy number: H-196(1)

Bound in the following order: Carmina, Epodae, Carmen saeculare, Epistolae, Ars poetica, Sermones.

Binding: Mottled calf; gold-tooled spine; marbled pastedowns; the gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers.

Size: 231 × 169 × 34 mm.

Size of leaf: 224 × 158 mm.

Occasional early interlinear corrections.

A rubric title on [a1v].

Provenance: Purchased from Payne and Foss catalogue, A Catalogue of Books in Foreign Languages . . . (London, 1824), no. 3732 (not priced) for £40. 0. 0; see Books Purchased (1824), 7, where the price is given as £42. 0. 0, and inscription on the verso of the front endleaf.

SHELFMARK: Auct. L 4.24.

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