Juvenalis, Decimus Junius
Satyrae (comm. Domitius Calderinus).
Analysis of Content
a2r Juvenalis, [Decimus] Junius: Satyrae. Juv. Each ‘satyra' begins with a short summary.
Imprint: Pinerolo: Jacobus Rubeus, 25 Oct. 1479. Folio.
Collation: a–g8 h[ ].
Remarks: Leaf a2 signed a1, etc.; leaf f1 signed h1.
Types: Types: 110 R.
Line number: 36 lines (a2v).
Type area: Type area: 199 ×92 mm (a2v).
Hain: HR, Supplement, 9668;
Goff: Goff J‑643;
Proctor: Pr 7246;
Others: CIBN J‑357; Pellechet MS. 6910 (6863); Sheppard 6004.
Copy number: J-302(1)
2. Georgius Merula, Enarrationes Satyrarum Juvenalis. Venice: Gabriele di Pietro, [between 15 Mar. and 6 May] 1478 (M‑200).
Wanting gathering h containing the commentary of Calderinus; it has not proved possible to provide a detailed description of the text contained in this gathering.
Leaf a2r (signed a1), l. 4: ‘ . . . tociens . . .’
Binding: Eighteenth-century gold-tooled calf with gilt-edged leaves, marbled pastedowns, and the gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers.
Size: 291 × 208 × 43 mm.
Size of leaf: 281 × 194 mm.
Some washed early marginal and interlinear notes.
Partial rubrication: some two- to five-line initials and paragraph marks are supplied in red or faded blue; some capitals touched with yellow wash.
Provenance: Items 1 and 2 cannot be shown to have been together from the earliest times. Pietro-Antonio Bolongaro-Crevenna (1735-1792); printed label of the sale (1789), part III, lot 4056, for Fl. 48; purchased though Payne for £4. 4. 0; see Books Purchased (1790), 8.
SHELFMARK: Auct. O 2.9(1).
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