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Bod-Inc: L-106

Lignamine, Johannes Philippus de

Vita et laudes Ferdinandi Regis.


Analysis of Content

[a2r] Lignamine, Johannes Philippus de: [Prologue addressed to] Sixtus IV, Pont. Max. Incipit: ‘[A]nimaduerti sepe mecum, beatissime pater, omnis quicunque uel poete . . .’ Vito Capialbi, Notizie circa la vita, le opere, e le edizioni di messer Giovan Filippo La Legname: cavaliere messinese e tipografo del secolo xv (Naples, 1853), 54-6.

[a4r] Lignamine, Johannes Philippus de: Vita et laudes Ferdinandi Regis. Incipit: ‘[N]atus inclytus Ferdinandus ciuitate Valentia . . .’

[c6r] Lignamine, Johannes Philippus de: ‘Epigramma' [addressed to the reader.] Incipit: ‘Historiam quicunque legis, uitamque potentis | principis, ista animo perlege scripta pio'; 5 elegiac distichs. Capialbi, 28.


Imprint: [Rome: Johannes Philippus de Lignamine, 9 Aug. 1472]. 4°.


Collation: [a10 b8 c6].

Types: Type: 125 R.

Leaves: 24 leaves, the first blank.

Line number: 25 lines ([a3r]).

Type area: 155 ×103 mm. ([a3r]).

Remarks: Spaces for Greek. Capital spaces.


ISTC: il00214500

Hain: HR 10091;

Proctor: Pr 3385;

Others: Sheppard 2711.

LCN: 14502214


Copy number: L-106(1)

Binding: Brown paper boards.

Size: 210 × 150 × 8 mm.

Size of leaf: 205 × 140 mm.

Manuscript foliation: 139-162 partly erased. ‘FF. VI. 312' and ‘CCC. 33. VIII.' on [a1v]. Catch-words. A few marginal notes, extracting key words, and some underlining in an early hand.

Provenance: Defaced library stamp on [a2r]. Guglielmo Bruto Icilio Timoleone, Conte Libri Carrucci della Sommaia (1803-1869); purchased at his sale (1 Aug. 1859), lot 1430, for £3. 19. 0; see Books Purchased (1859), 67.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 4Q 5.39.

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