De arte metrica.
Analysis of Content
[a1r] Omnibonus Leonicenus: [De arte metrica.] ‘De uersu heroico.’ Cristina Leitner, Ognibene da Lonigo und sein Traktat über Metrik und Prosodie (Vienna, 1988), with an edition of the text; corrections and additions in Leonhardt no. B119.
Imprint: Milan: Antonius Zarotus, 25 Oct. 1473. 4°.
Hain: HC 10027;
BMC: BMC VI 710;
Proctor: Pr 5777;
Others: CIBN L‑145; Sheppard 4827.
Copy number: L-090(1)
Wanting the blank leaves [a11-12].
Outer margins repaired throughout.
Binding: Nineteenth-century calf (c.1825); bound for the Bodleian Library; the gold stamp of the Library on both covers.
Size: 197 × 144 × 7 mm.
Size of leaf: 189 × 140 mm.
A (washed) note addressed to ‘Paulo' on [a10v] in Italian in a sixteenth-century hand. Manuscript foliation in black ink: 1-10.
Two- and three-line epigraphic initials are supplied in red.
Provenance: Anonymous sale (London: Evans, 11 Mar. 1825), lot 316. Purchased for £2. 0. 0; see Books Purchased (1825), 16.
SHELFMARK: Auct. N 5.38.
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