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Bod-Inc: L-130

Livius, Titus

Historiae Romanae decades, et al. [Italian].


Analysis of Content

[*1r] [Title-page.]

[*2r] [Table of contents for Livius.] ‘Tauola dele rubriche.’

[**9v] [Table of contents for Brunus Aretinus.] ‘Tauola de le rubriche.’

a1r Livius, Titus: Historiae Romanae decades [Italian. Translated from a French version, and by Boccaccio.] Incipit: ‘[I]o non so al tutto bene certamente se faro alcuna utilitade scriuendo le historie . . .’ Follows Liv. 1-10, 21-32, 34-40. 37. 3. See L‑127.

N7v Brunus Aretinus, Leonardus: De primo bellico Punico [Italian]. Leonardus Brunus Aretinus, La Prima guerra punica, ed. Antonio Ceruti (Bologna, 1878).


Imprint: Venice: Johannes Rubeus, Vercellensis, for Lucantonio Giunta, 11 Feb. 1493. Folio.


Collation: [*8 **10] a–o8 p10 aa–oo8 pp10 A–P8.

Illustrations: Woodcuts: see Essling.


ISTC: il00255000

Hain: HC *10149;

Goff: Goff L‑255;

BMC: BMC V 417;

Proctor: Pr 5133;

Others: Baer, Die Illustrierten Historienbücher, p. lxxv, no. 475; BSB‑Ink L‑195; CIBN L‑194; Essling 33; Oates 2014; Sander 3997; Sheppard 4122. Microfiche: Unit 2: Classics in Translation.

LCN: 14502989


Copy number: L-130(1)

Wanting a3-6, 8, b1.8, e4.5, and kk7, also the blank leaf [**10].

Binding: Eighteenth/ninetenth-century(?) red morocco, backed with brown leather; marbled pastedowns.

Size: 308 × 222 × 72 mm.

Size of leaf: 300 × 205 mm.

Early marginal notes (many cropped) in Italian.

Provenance: Jean Baptiste, chevalier de Bearzi (nineteenth century); sale, lot 3145; pencil note on the recto of the front endleaf. Purchased for £1. 12. 6; see Books Purchased (1855), 39.

SHELFMARK: Auct. Q inf. 2.6.

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