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Bod-Inc: J-307

Juvenalis, Decimus Junius

Satyrae (comm. Domitius Calderinus).


Analysis of Content

a1v Calderinus, Domitius: [Introductory letter addressed to] Julianus [I] de' Medici. Incipit: ‘[D]omitius Iuliano Medici salutem. Etsi multa de prudentia, humanitate, uirtute tua . . .’ Explicit: obtinet honestissimum. Vale

a2r ‘Iuuenalis uita'. Saturae, ed. Clausen, 179, with slightly variant ending.

a2r [Two notes referring to Calderinus's ‘Defensio' and rejecting the tradition dividing the Satyrae into books; cf. J‑323–J‑329.]

a2v Calderinus, Domitius: [Preface addressed to] Julianus [I] de' Medici. Incipit: ‘[S]atyrarum genera duo agnoscimus alterum antiquius tam a graecis quam . . .’ Explicit: initium hoc pacto

a3r Calderinus, Domitius: [Commentary on Juvenalis, Satyrae.] Incipit: ‘[E]rone semper auditor scilicet alienorum carminum de qua molestia et temporis . . .’ Explicit: Porphirio

a3r Juvenalis, [Decimus] Junius: Satyrae. Juv.

n1v Calderinus, Domitius: [Critical remarks on Fidentinus (Angelus Cneus Sabinus). Letter addressed to] Julianus [I] de' Medici. Incipit: ‘[N]ihil mihi in toto opere perficiendo molestius fuit . . .’ Explicit: ascribendam iudicent

n2r Calderinus, Domitius: Defensio adversus Brotheum [Nicolaus Perottus]. Incipit: ‘[U]tinam Heli et Marce consilio meo mihi uti licuisset . . .’ Explicit: accusari debere uiderentur. Valete


Imprint: Venice: Baptista de Tortis, 3 Aug. 1482. Folio.


Collation: a–n6.

Types: Types: 114 R, text; 78 R, commentary, letters, etc.

Leaves: 78 leaves, the last blank.

Line number: 58 lines of commentary surrounding the text (a3r).

Type area: Type area: 224 ×147 mm (a3r).


ISTC: ij00646000

Hain: HR 9692;

Goff: Goff J‑646;

Proctor: Pr 4613;

Others: BSB‑Ink I‑681; CIBN J‑360; Oates 1840; Pellechet MS. 6916 (6868); Rhodes 1055; Sack, Freiburg, 2186; Sheppard 3828.

LCN: 14548379


Copy number: J-307(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century half calf, with marbled paper boards; bound for Kloß; the gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers.

Size: 320 × 225 × 22 mm.

Size of leaf: 310 × 206 mm.

Some early marginal annotations, consisting mainly of ‘nota' marks (in both black and red), and extraction of key words, also underlining in the text.

Some two-, four-, and five-line initials, paragraph marks, and capital strokes are supplied in red.

Provenance: Georg Franz Burkhard Kloß (1787-1854); book-label; sale (1835), lot 2464; purchased for £1. 0. 0; see Books Purchased (1835), 16.

SHELFMARK: Auct. P 4.2.

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