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Bod-Inc: J-324

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].


ISTC: ij00636000

Hain: HC 9680;

Goff: Goff J‑636;

BMC: BMC VI 712;

Proctor: Pr 5785;

Others: CIBN J‑351; Morgan, Persius, 9; Sheppard 4836.

LCN: 14546325


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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