Justinus, Marcus Junianus
Epitomae in Trogi Pompeii historias.
Analysis of Content
[a2r] Justinus, [Marcus Junianus]: Epitomae in Trogi Pompeii historias. Just. Epit.
[k7v] [Verse colophon naming the printers.] Incipit: ‘Aspicis, illustris lector quicunque, libellos | Si cupis artificum nomina nosse lege'; 3 elegiac distichs.
Imprint: Rome: Conradus Sweynheym and Arnoldus Pannartz, 26 Sept. 1472. Folio.
Collation: [a–g10 h–k8].
Hain: HC 9648;
Goff: Goff J‑615;
BMC: BMC IV 16;
Proctor: Pr 3330;
Others: CIBN J‑337; Sheppard 2643.
Copy number: J-292(1)
Wanting the blank leaves [a1] and [k8].
Binding: Nineteenth-century marbled paper boards.
Size: 296 × 205 × 27 mm.
Size of leaf: 286 × 195 mm.
Early marginal notes, including extraction of key words, and underlining in the text in black ink; also corrections to the text.
Two- to seven-line initials, paragraph marks, and capital strokes are supplied in red.
Provenance: Georg Franz Burkhard Kloß (1787-1854); note in his hand on the front pastedown; sale (1835), lot 2450; ticket on the spine; purchased for £2. 2. 0; see Books Purchased (1835), 15.
SHELFMARK: Auct. P 5.32.
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