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Bod-Inc: M-178

Mela, Pomponius

Cosmographia, sive De situ orbis.


Analysis of Content

a1r Mela, Pomponius: Cosmographia, sive De situ orbis. See M‑175.


Imprint: Venice: Franciscus Renner, de Heilbronn, 1478. 4°.

Remarks: A very close reprint of Maler and Ratdolt's edition of 1478; see BMC.


Collation: a–g8.

Illustrations: Woodcut initials.


ISTC: im00450000

Hain: HC *11017;

Goff: Goff M‑450;

BMC: BMC V 195;

Proctor: Pr 4174;

Others: BSB‑Ink P‑686; CIBN M‑282; Oates 1671; Sack, Freiburg, 2425; Sheppard 3350-1. Microfiche: Unit 3: Image of the World: Geography and Cosmography.

LCN: 14453819


Copy number: M-178(1)

Bound with A‑605; see there for details of binding and provenance.

Size of leaf: 202 × 132 mm.

Occasional marginal notes, mainly extracting key words and correcting the text, in a humanist hand.

SHELFMARK: Auct. N 5.3(1).

Copy number: M-178(2)

Bound with A‑154(1): see there for details of binding and provenance.

Size of leaf: 210 × 144 mm.

Occasional marginal and interlinear notes, correcting the text, in an early hand.

SHELFMARK: Ashm. 463(5).

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