Juvenalis, Decimus Junius
Satyrae, et al.
Analysis of Content
[a2r] [Argumentum.] Incipit: ‘Materiam et causam Satyrarum hic inspice prima(!)'; each Satyra is preceded by a short hexameter ‘argumentum'.
[a2r] Juvenalis, Decimus Junius: Satyrae. Juv. The Satyrae are here divided into four books.
[i1r] [Argumentum.] Incipit: ‘Persius hac uanos conatur carpere uates'; each Satyra is preceded by a short hexameter ‘argumentum'.
[i1r] Persius Flaccus, Aulus: Satyrae. Pers. In this edition the Satyrae follow the Choliambi.
Imprint: Milan: Antonius Zarotus, 1474. 4°.
Collation: [a–g8 h4 i10+1].
Hain: HC 9680;
Goff: Goff J‑636;
BMC: BMC VI 712;
Proctor: Pr 5785;
Others: CIBN J‑351; Morgan, Persius, 9; Sheppard 4836.
Copy number: J-324(1)
Binding: Nineteenth-century English blind-tooled diced russia, bound for the Bodleian Library; the gold stamp of the Library on both covers. Upper cover loose.
Size: 284 × 203 × 21 mm.
Size of leaf: 277 × 191 mm.
Early marginal annotations, including comments on the text, extraction of key words, occasional corrections to the text, ‘nota' marks, underlining in the text, and pointing hands.
Partial rubrication: on [a2r] a five-line initial ‘S' is supplied in blue, with extensions into the inner margin; on [a7r] a two-line initial ‘Q' is supplied in red.
Provenance: Purchased for £12. 12. 0; see Books Purchased (1804), 1.
SHELFMARK: Auct. O 2.8.
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