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Bod-Inc: L-046

Laurentianus Florentinus

In librum Aristotelis De elocutione.


Analysis of Content

aaa1r [Title-page.]

aaa1v Crinitus, Petrus: [Letter addressed to] Laurentianus [Florentinus]. Incipit: ‘Misisti ad me, Laurentiane, De elocutione opus ex Aristotele in usum nostrum . . .’

aaa1v Laurentianus [Florentinus: Letter addressed to] the scholars of Padua. Incipit: ‘Mitto uobis, studiosissimi scholastici, librum De elocutione nuper a me latinum . . .’

aaa2r Laurentianus Florentinus: In librum Aristotelis De elocutione. Incipit: ‘[P]rincipio oportet ponere quid nomen et quid uerbum sit, deinde quid sit affirmatio . . .’ See Lohr (1971), 313, no. 1.


Imprint: Venice: Simon de Luere, for Andreas Torresanus de Asula, 8 Jan. 1500. Folio.


Collation: aaa bbb6.

Illustrations: Twelve woodcut schematic diagrams.


ISTC: il00087000

Hain: HC Addenda, *9947 = H 1668;

Goff: Goff L‑87;

BMC: BMC V 575;

Proctor: not in Pr;

Others: BSB‑Ink L‑66; Sander 3882; Sheppard 4704.

LCN: 14450053


Copy number: L-046(1)

Wanting the blank leaf bbb6.

Binding: Nineteenth-century floral paper boards.

Size: 314 × 213 × 4 mm.

Size of leaf: 312 × 200 mm.

Marginal annotations on aaa2r.

Provenance: Ingram Bywater (1840-1914); Elenchus, no. 3868. Bequeathed in 1914.

SHELFMARK: Byw. G 6.19.

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