Juvenalis, Decimus Junius
Satyrae (ed. Marcus Antonius Sabellicus), et al.
Analysis of Content
a2r Juvenalis, [Decimus] Junius: Satyrae. Edited by M[arcus] A[ntonius] S[abellicus]. Juv.
h4r [Note naming Marcus Antonius Sabellicus as editor.] Incipit: ‘Explicit Juuenalis Aquinatis feliciter emendatum per M. M. A. S. M.’
2a1r Persius Flaccus, Aulus: Satyrae. Pers. In this edition the Satyrae follow the Choliambi, here entitled ‘Satyra prima'.
Imprint: [Venice: Printer of Duns Scotus, ‘Quaestiones', c.1472]. 4°.
Remarks: As assigned by CIBN; Pr assigns to [Padua: Albertus de Stendal].
Collation: a–g8 h4 2a b6.
Hain: HC 9676; C 3411;
Goff: Goff J‑634;
BMC: BMC V 212;
Proctor: Pr 6788;
Others: CIBN J‑347; Morgan, Persius, 11; Oates 2226; Rhodes 1052; Sheppard 3405.
Copy number: J-330(1)
Wanting the blank leaves a1 and2 b6.
Binding: Eighteenth/nineteenth-century gold-tooled brown morocco; gilt-edged leaves, marbled pastedowns; the gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers.
Size: 290 × 201 × 18 mm.
Size of leaf: 285 × 190 mm.
Some early annotations, including corrections to the text in black ink.
One- to six-line initials are supplied in red or blue with pen-work decoration within the body of the letter and extensions into the margins in the other colour; capital strokes in red.
Provenance: Payne and Foss. Purchased for £16. 16. 0; see Books Purchased (1825), 15, and ‘Catalogus Bibliothecae Novae', fol 93r: ‘Payne and Foss ‘25'; note ‘purchased 1825' on the verso of the front endleaf.
SHELFMARK: Auct. N inf. 2.14.
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