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Bod-Inc: N-120

Nonius Marcellus

De compendiosa doctrina.


Analysis of Content

[a1r] [Nonius Marcellus: De compendiosa doctrina.] Non. 1-2; 4 (wanting the last two lines); 5-6; 7 (wanting the last three lines); 8-15; 17-20; see N‑119.

[p9r] [Date of printing.]

[*1r] [List of words in alphabetical order.]


Imprint: [Venice: n. pr.], 1471. Folio.


Collation: [a–h10 i12 k–p10 *12].


ISTC: in00264000

Hain: H *11900;

Goff: Goff N‑264;

BMC: BMC VII 1147;

Proctor: Pr 7385;

Others: BSB‑Ink N‑213; CIBN N‑152; Sheppard 4746. Microfiche: Unit 8: Printing in Italy before 1472: Part II.

LCN: 14540194


Copy number: N-120(1)

Wanting the blank leaf [p10]. The index is bound first.

Leaf [e2r], l. 1: ‘ . . . HECCATONIBE | . . .’

Binding: Early nineteenth-century calf gold-tooled with fillets; gilt-edged leaves, marbled pastedowns, pink silk bookmark; the gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers.

Size: 333 × 234 × 35 mm.

Size of leaf: 325 × 214 mm.

On [a4r] Greek text (Non. I ‘Bardum') supplied in red ink in an early hand.

Provenance: Maffeo Pinelli (1735-1785); see Morelli (1787), III 7232; sale (1789), lot 12136. Purchased through Peter Elmsley for £9. 9. 0; see the annotated sale catalogue and Books Purchased (1789), 5.

SHELFMARK: Auct. L 2.5.

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