Historiae Romanae decades (ed. Lucas Porrus).
Analysis of Content
a1r Bussis, Johannes Andreas de: [Letter addressed to] Paulus II, Pont. Max. Bussi 29-34.
a2r Florus: [Periochae.] See L‑114.
c1r ‘Capita operum.’
c1v Livius, Titus: Historiae Romanae decades. ‘Ab urbe condita.’ [Edited by Lucas Porrus.] Liv. 1-32, 34-40. 37. 3. Liv. 33 not included in this edition. Porrus is named in the colophon.
Imprint: Treviso: Johannes Rubeus, Vercellensis, 1485. Folio.
Collation: a10 b6 c10 d–n8 aa–ii8 kk ll6 A–G8 H10.
Hain: HC *10136;
Goff: Goff L‑244;
BMC: BMC VI 897;
Proctor: Pr 6499;
Others: BSB‑Ink L‑192; CIBN L‑183; Rhodes 1099; Rhodes, Treviso, no. 90; Sack, Freiburg, 2254; Sheppard 5541.
Copy number: L-122(1)
Wanting the blank leaf H10.
Binding: Nineteenth-century gold-tooled calf with the gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers.
Size: 340 × 245 × 57 mm.
Size of leaf: 330 × 223 mm.
On c2r a 13-line initial ‘I' is supplied in red, decorated with blue; other three- to 12-line initials, with extensions into the margins, and paragraph marks are supplied in red or blue; running headings and book numbers are supplied in red, also foliation numbers: 1-250; capital strokes and underlining in red.
Provenance: Erased ownership or library stamp on a1r. Georg Franz Burkhard Kloß (1787-1854)(?); possibly the copy purchased at his sale (1835), lot 2599, for £0. 11. 0; see Books Purchased (1835). 18.
SHELFMARK: Auct. O inf. 2.1.
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