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Bod-Inc: M-113

Martialis, Marcus Valerius

Epigrammata, et al.


Analysis of Content

[a1r] Plinius Secundus, [Gaius Caecilius]: Epistola [addressed to] Cornelius Priscus. Plin. Ep. 3. 21; see also Frank-Rutger Hausmann, ‘Martialis, Marcus Valerius', CTC IV 249-96, at 253.

[a2r] Martialis, Marcus Valerius: Epigrammata. Mart.


Imprint: Ferrara: Andreas Belfortis, Gallus, 2 July 1471. 4°.


Collation: [a–s10 t12].


ISTC: im00296700

Hain: HC 10810;

BMC: BMC VI 601;

Proctor: Pr 5724;

Others: CIBN M‑159; Sheppard 4766. Microfiche: Unit 8: Printing in Italy before 1472: Part II.

LCN: 14549176


Copy number: M-113(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century gold-tooled light brown morocco, with red morocco doublures with Grolieresque ornament; gilt-edged leaves and marbled endleaves; by Koehler; name stamped on the verso of the front endleaf.

Size: 243 × 176 × 36 mm.

Size of leaf: 236 × 158 mm.

On [a1r] a four-line epigraphic initial ‘A' and a paragraph mark both supplied in red.

Provenance: Anonymous sale (London: Evans, 22 Nov. 1837), lot 731. Purchased for £60; see Books Purchased (1838), 20.

SHELFMARK: Auct. L 4.36.

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