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Bod-Inc: L-108

Lilius, Zacharias

Orbis breviarium.


Analysis of Content

a1r Lilius, Zacharias: [Letter addressed to] Matthaeus Bossus. Incipit: ‘[E]tsi complures excellenti ingenio uiri . . .’

a2r Bossus, Matthaeus: [Letter addressed to] Zacharias Lilius. Incipit: ‘[F]acis profecto me maximi, Zacharia confrater in Christo . . .’

a3v [Title-page.]

a4r Lilius, Zacharias: Orbis breviarium. Incipit: ‘[T]errarum orbis uniuersus in quinque distinguitur partes . . .’

r3v [Colophon.]

r4r [List of cities, in alphabetical order.]


Imprint: Florence: Antonio di Bartolommeo Miscomini, 5 June 1493. 4°.


Collation: a4 b–q8 r6.

Illustrations: Woodcut map.

Remarks: Leaf a1r, l. 4: ‘ . . . PA | TRIQ. . . .', not as BMC.


ISTC: il00218000

Hain: HC (+ Addenda) 10101;

Goff: Goff L‑218;

BMC: BMC VI 642;

Proctor: Pr 6163;

Others: BSB‑Ink L‑176; Campbell, Maps, 84; CIBN L‑171; GfT 1664-5; Hillard 1226; Sander 3974; Sheppard 5119. Microfiche: Unit 3: Image of the World: Geography and Cosmography.

LCN: 14503788


Copy number: L-108(1)

Bound with D‑099; see there for details of binding and provenance.

Size of leaf: 197 × 137 mm.

A few marginal notes, mainly extracting key words, in an Italian humanist hand.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 2Q 5.11(1).

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