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Bod-Inc: M-117

Martialis, Marcus Valerius

Epigrammata, et al.


Analysis of Content

[a1r] ‘Registrum'.

[a2r] [Martialis, Marcus Valerius: Spectacula.] Mart. Sp. 1-28.

[a5v] [Martialis, Marcus Valerius: Epigrammata.] Mart.


Imprint: [Bologna: Printer of the Suetonius (H 15113), c.1477?]. 4°.

Remarks: Ascription to printer from CIBN; as dated by CIBN and Sheppard.


Collation: [a–r10 s8].


ISTC: im00301000

Hain: HC 10806;

Goff: Goff M‑301;

BMC: BMC VI 853;

Proctor: Pr 7370;

Others: CIBN M‑163; Sheppard 5417.

LCN: 14551195


Copy number: M-117(1)

Wanting [a1], containing the register, and the lower half of [b1], the latter made good in manuscript.

Leaf [e2] repaired.

Binding: Eighteenth-century(?) half parchment; marbled paper boards; sprinkled blue edges. Shelfmarks on the spine in black ink: ‘C.C.IV.5'; ‘46'.

Size: 237 × 176 × 35 mm.

Size of leaf: 229 × 169 mm.

Early marginal and interlinear annotations, including comments on the text, pointing hands, and ‘nota' marks. Two sheets of notes in Italian in an eighteenth/nineteenth-century hand attached to the recto of the front endleaf, also a note on [e7r]. Bibliographical notes on the recto of the first front endleaf dated 1824.

Paragraph marks and running book numbers are supplied in red.

Provenance: Heavily cancelled inscription(?) on the recto of the first front endleaf. Purchased for £15. 15. 0; see Books Purchased (1833), 16.

Former Bodleian shelfmark: Auct. N extra 3.1.

SHELFMARK: Auct. O inf. 1.13.

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