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Bod-Inc: M-005

Macrobius, Aurelius Theodosius

In somnium Scipionis expositio, et al.


Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a2r Cicero, Marcus Tullius: Somnium Scipionis: De republica [extract]. Cic. Rep. 6. 9-29; Macrobius, Commentarii in somnium Scipionis, ed. Willis, 155-63.

a3v Macrobius, Aurelius Theodosius: In somnium Scipionis expositio. Macrobius, Commentarii in somnium Scipionis, ed. Willis, 1-154.

A1r Macrobius, Aurelius Theodosius: Saturnalia. Macr.


Imprint: Venice: Philippus Pincius, 29 Oct. 1500. Folio.


Collation: a–f A–N6 O8.

Illustrations: On e6r a woodcut map, for which see Campbell.


ISTC: im00013000

Hain: HC *10430;

Goff: Goff M‑13;

BMC: BMC V 499;

Proctor: Pr 5326;

Others: BSB‑Ink M‑5; Campbell, Maps, 90; Essling 1232; Oates 2079; Sander 4075; Sheppard 4412. Microfiche: Unit 3: Image of the World: Geography and Cosmography.

LCN: 14478027


Copy number: M-005(1)

Wanting the title-page, a1.

Binding: English blind-tooled calf, c.1700; the edges of the boards tooled in gilt; the gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers.

Size: 309 × 215 × 24 mm.

Size of leaf: 305 × 200 mm.

Provenance: Richard Furney (†1753). Bequeathed in 1755: see Benefactors' Register vol. 2, no page.

Former Bodleian shelfmark: Auct. P 3.4; [ ] [ ] 9 [Duke Humfrey shelfmark at the head of the spine].

SHELFMARK: Auct. O 5.4.

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