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Bod-Inc: L-180

Lucidarius [Italian] Lucidario ovvero Dialogo del maestro e del discepolo.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a2r ‘El prologo del libro del Lucidario.’ Incipit: ‘[M]olte uolte m'ha richiesto el mio discepolo che io gli narrassi . . .’

a2r Lucidarius [Italian]. ‘Lucidario.’ Incipit: ‘Discepolo. [G]lorioso maestro io ti priego che tu mi risponda a quelle cose . . .’ See Mario Degli Innocenti, ‘Storia di un libro. Volgarizzamenti e fortuna dell’Elucidarium in Italia', in Elucidarium und Lucidaires. Zur Rezeption des Werks von Honorius Augustodunensis in der Romania und in England, ed. Ernstpeter Ruhe, Wissenliteratur im Mittelalter, Schriften des Sonderforschungsbereichs, 226 (Wiesbaden, 1993), 149-290, at 267.


Imprint: Venice: Theodorus de Ragazonibus, 9 Nov. 1491. 4°.


Collation: a–d8 e4.


ISTC: il00332580

Hain: R 213;

Goff: Goff H‑334;

Proctor: Pr 5267A;

Others: Polain 2528; Sheppard 4346.

LCN: 14461855


Copy number: L-180(1)

Binding: Quarter green morocco, with blind-tooled spine and marbled paper boards.

Size: 201 × 148 × 10 mm.

Size of leaf: 194 × 140 mm.

Occasional early notes in Latin and Italian, and pointing hands.

Provenance: Jacques Rosenthal (1854-1937). Purchased from Rosenthal, 21 May 1900.

SHELFMARK: Inc. e. I4.1491.1.

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