Juvenalis, Decimus Junius
Satyrae, et al.
Analysis of Content
a2r Juvenalis, [Decimus] Junius: Satyrae. Juv. Book I is announced, but no other book is mentioned.
i5r Persius Flaccus, Aulus: Satyrae. Pers. In this edition the Satyrae follow the Choliambi, here entitled ‘Prologus'.
Imprint: Milan: Alexander Minutianus, [c.1498]. Folio.
Remarks: Sheppard dates [c.1500].
Collation: a–i6 k8.
Types: Type: 111 R. Woodcut initial on a2r. Capital spaces.
Leaves: 62 leaves.
Line number: 38 lines (a3r).
Type area: Type area: 218 ×92 mm (a3r).
Hain: R 578;
Goff: Goff J‑641;
Proctor: Pr 6080;
Others: not identified in Morgan, Persius; Sheppard 5043.
Copy number: J-326(1)
Wanting the (presumably) blank leaves a1 and k8.
Binding: Nineteenth-century russia, blind-tooled with the arms of Spencer-Churchill, and with marbled pastedowns and gilt-edged leaves. Upper cover detached.
Size: 309 × 215 × 15 mm.
Size of leaf: 301 × 202 mm.
Provenance: George Spencer-Churchill (1766-1840), 5th Duke of Marlborough; arms on binding; sale of White Knights Library (7 June 1819), lot 2376. Purchased for £4. 4. 0; see Books Purchased (1841), 23.
SHELFMARK: Auct. Q 2.20.
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