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Bod-Inc: J-330

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.


ISTC: ij00634000

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.

LCN: 14547134


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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