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Bod-Inc: L-092

Leonicenus, Omnibonus

De octo partibus orationis.


Analysis of Content

[a2r] Omnibonus Leonicenus: [Letter addressed to] Federicus Gonzaga, Marquis of Mantua. Incipit: ‘[E]n tibi, humanissime princeps, grammaticae libellus erudiendis liberis tuis . . .’

[a3r] Omnibonus Leonicenus: De octo partibus orationis. Incipit: ‘[L]itterarum aliae sunt uocales, aliae consonantes. Vocales sunt quinque: a, e, i, o, u . . .’


Imprint: [Venice]: Jacobus Rubeus, [not before Aug.] 1473. 4°.


Collation: [a10 b–k8].


ISTC: il00173000

Hain: HCR 10022;

Goff: Goff L‑173;

BMC: BMC V 213;

Proctor: Pr 4234;

Others: CIBN L‑148; Sheppard 3408.

LCN: 14538659


Copy number: L-092(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century crushed brown morocco.

Size: 209 × 152 × 20 mm.

Size of leaf: 202 × 138 mm.

Title in an early hand on [a1r].

The text is enclosed within single red rules, probably eighteenth-century.

Provenance: Purchased by Heber for £1. 11. 6, according to the price in red ink in Heber's sale catalogue. Richard Heber (1773-1833); see Catalogue, 6 (1835), lot 2088. Purchased for £1. 2. 0; see Books Purchased (1835), 17.

SHELFMARK: Auct. L 4.33.

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